by Mahala Miller
Peasants mainly lived off the land, their diets consisted of porridge, bread and certain meats. near their homes they had small gardens and they had fruit and nut trees.
Peasants lived on their lords manor, their houses were made of stones or small branches covered with mud and straw, generally had two rooms in winter animals stayed in a common room that had a fireplace with small windows with no glass, and candles to light up a room
All marriages were arranged by parents and they choose someone from the same village Men were the head of the household and the wife was his property and could be treated in any way he wanted men could divorce wives but wives could not divorce men.