My Boy Bontemps and live commentary track for Versailles episode 8

May 18, 2018

At long last we are setting the pieces in motion for the end of season 1! We also cover Alexandre Bontemps and his very complicated life with Louie. If you have thoughts or feelings please find me over on Twitter @REToldpod or @beaa-eller you can also follow #REToldpod


Madame de Montespan and Versailles Ep 7

May 10, 2018

Learn about everybodies favorite, or atleast Louie's, mistress and watch our dear king get super sick this week on #REToldpod If you like to get a hold of me you can do that on Twitter @the_beccaeller or @REToldpod

If youd like to see the pi board for the episode click here



The JB Colbert Report and Versailles ep 6

May 3, 2018

This week a man i accidentally fell in love with! if youre up for a drinking game feel free to take a drink for every pop culture referance i slipped in! if you have thoughts or feelings you can find me @the_beccaeller or the podcast @REToldpod or fine everything by using #REToldpod


Lady Louise and Versailles ep5

April 26, 2018

Trigger warnings on this one folks! Louise has a lovely but upsetting tale and then ep5 is a total punch in the gut. This one will not be for everyone and this is probably not the best jumping in point!

If youd like to see the picture of Louie as Appolo with Uncle Gastons daughters click here!


Our Dude Rohan and Ep 4 of Versailles

April 19, 2018

this week we tip-toe into a really cool family before jumping headlong into the next episode of the show! if youd like to know what's up with Lord History click here to find out all out him



Prince Aniaba, Nabo and Louise Marie Theresa… also Versailles ep 3

April 12, 2018

This week we're back to Versailles coverage and looks at the folks brought to light in the show. as always if you'd like to get a hold of me on Twitter you can find me @the_beccaeller or the show at the brand new @REToldpod or both by using #REToldpod



Paper on the Prince:

Lecture on Louise Marie Theresa:


Canonized Queens, not Cannonized Queens… that’s totally different!

April 6, 2018

This week we look at 4 Queens who took diffenent paths to Sainthood.


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Kitty Howard IS NOT A WHORE!!!

March 29, 2018

I think the title says it all. As always if you have questions or comments please find me on Twitter @the_beccaeller or by using the #REToldpod


if you'd like to see the pin board click here:


Modern things and people who historically inspire me

March 22, 2018

This week is a little different! here are some people, authors and books who have inspired my love of history to celebrate Womens History Month! there are going to be a ton of links feel free to click around!


Lucy Worsley Doc:

Suzannah Lipscomb Doc:

Bettany Hughes amazing series:

Dear America Series:

Royal Dairies Series:

Cecily Neville Mother of Kings by Amy Licence:

Colonial Intimacies Indian Marraige in Early New England by Ann Marie Plane:

Jewish Holiday Cookbook by LeahLeonard:

The Folklore of Weddings and Marraige by Duncan Emrich illistrated by Tommie De Paola:



Katherina Von Bora, Mastervof her own domain

March 15, 2018

week 2 of Womens History Month is uopn us! this week lets get to know the woman behind the Reformation, Katherina Von Bora! Bst known for who shes married but theres more to her story, and marraige, then meets the eye. As always if you have questions or comments you can findme on Twitter @the_beccaeller or by using #REToldpod


Pinterest boards!!! Katherina Von Bora:

Cranach the Elder: