Bogumils – the first animal friends and vegans in the Balkans?

Were the Bogumils in the Middle Ages animal friends and even the first vegans in the Balkans? There are many indications that they were. Out of inner conviction, they avoided all animal foods such as meat, milk, cheese, and eggs, and believed in the oneness of God’s creation that Jesus of Nazareth had already spoken … Continue reading Bogumils – the first animal friends and vegans in the Balkans?

What kind of food did they eat in the Middle Ages?

The population of all classes in the Middle Ages liked to eat and drink abundantly, especially when better times came after years of famine and scarcity. The Middle Ages did not know all the dishes we prepare today in modern home cooking. They did not know some basic ingredients like corn, potatoes, beans, etc. Cereals, … Continue reading What kind of food did they eat in the Middle Ages?