The cooking pot and adjustable hook from the thirteenth-century Maciejowski Bible. Leads to a great overview page of all things Medieval life, but I disagree about the bathing part. People were cleaner in the Medieval ages than the late Renaissance!
Honey Cakes: An ancient treat, dripping with honey goodness, very easy to make. And addictive. Perfect with afternoon tea. From The Circle of Ceridwen Cookery Book(let) / A Journey though Medieval Life