4/30 The closet - a place for prayer, music and safety.
5/30 Elaborate rituals of locking up at night protected the house from burglars.
6/30 Women's struggle to clean and care for their families in a household moral mission.
7/30 What do letters and diaries tell us about running the home in the 16th and 17th centuries?
8/30 Historian Amanda reveals housewives were once expected to concoct cure-all medicines.