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Norse Mythology and the Eclipse

2017-08-18T14:23:58+00:00

Next week, the first total solar eclipse in forty years will pass over the Earth. Eclipses have happened since long before recorded history, and because of that, they have always had a place in human mythology. Norse mythology is no different. The word 'eclipse' comes from the Greek word for, 'abandonment.' For ancient people all

  • GOT S7 Episode 3

GOT S7 Episode 3 — The Seven…Six…Five Kingdoms

2017-08-01T12:42:01+00:00

Hey fellow Game of Thrones fans! It's been one long summer, but now winter is here and I couldn't be more ready. The Queen of Thorns is gone, but we are still here to sass in her place. We still haven plenty of time for last week's predictions to come true-- or be proven false.

  • GOT S7 Ep. 2

GOT S7 Ep. 2 Questions – Betrayal, Suffering, and Ravens

2017-07-27T11:26:52+00:00

Hey fellow Game of Thrones fans! It's been one long summer, but now winter is here and I couldn't be more ready. The chess pieces are set and now we're ready to play. For those of you playing along at home, I'm 2/3 on predictions so far (if we're being generous about that whole Greyscale

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GOT S7 Ep. 1 Questions – Where’s My Wolf?

2017-07-27T08:56:31+00:00

Hey fellow Game of Thrones fans! It's been one long summer, but now winter is here and I couldn't be more ready. This season's premiere was ultra-special for you book readers out there, since it is the first season where we know absolutely NOTHING going in. I'd like to use this space to speculate on

AleHorn Amazon Prime Day Game of Thrones Sale

2017-07-18T12:50:46+00:00

Could it be that two of the best days of 2017 - Amazon Prime Day AND the Game of Thrones premier - both fall on the same week? What have we done to deserve this? Whatever it was, the old gods and the new sure are smiling upon us. Blame it on the good weather

The Latest Game of Thrones Trailer is Here!

2017-07-18T12:50:16+00:00

The most recent Game of Thrones trailer is here and with it, we have more questions than answers. Now that the show has truly moved beyond the point of the books, we actually have more questions about the series than ever before. If you haven't seen the trailer yet, check it out here before scrolling

Season 7 Game of Thrones Tankard Giveaway

2017-06-20T13:39:03+00:00

After the success of our contest last year, we are running it back for season 7. We will be starting the contest on Wednesday, June 21st and concluding on premier Sunday, July 16th. HOUSE SIGIL TANKARDS FOR SALE Don't want to wait to see who wins?  Shop Sigil Tankards with our Customizer.  SHOP

Three Ways to Malomel

2017-07-18T12:48:52+00:00

I have made a number of malomels in my day. In fact, they are possibly my number one favorite way to spice up any old mead recipe. Malomel Raspberry Mead via Robin Hill Gardens blog. If you are unfamiliar with the term malomel, it's simply a mead made like any other mead, but

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