Judy Ridgley

About me

I live in the Midwest and love to write Ancient Rome. I have been a member since HNS came to the States.

From my website

Christmas Chow

If people love one thing best, it’s gotta be eating. Well, we’ve been doing it for quite some time. And I have to say, we’ve gotten pretty darn good at it.  I think you would agree that throughout history, mankind has enjoyed getting together and eating, laughing and celebrating about…

Tis the Season to…

Tis the season to be jolly and decorate with evergreen, candles, and flowers. A time to invite friends over and give gifts. Eat together, sing, laugh, and enjoy life. Yes. This sounds like Christmas time. However, that was also a how Romans celebrated Saturnalia. They loved to party–any excuse would…

The 12 days of Christmas Where’d it come from…

One of the things I love about history and research is that I come across the craziest things about stuff. I’m the independent sort that enjoys a new point of view on things. If it’s more than I ever thought, even better. Well, I learned recently that there are some…

 
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