Get your Lord of the Rings fix here with the various realms of Middle Earth. From the beautiful rolling moors of Hobbiton to the towering forestland and waterfalls of Rivendell, anything that is is part of JRR Tolkien’s stunning series will be found on this page.
(aka charcuterie boards…or adult lunchables) All throughout the series there are moments where the characters (be it on film or in the books) are in and out of people’s stores. For those of you who don’t know what Stores are in a historical context here you go: Stores are where food and items needed to […]
“Down in the lowest and most sheltered corner of the dell they lit a fire and prepared a meal. The shades of evening began to fall, and it grew cold. They were suddenly aware of great hunger, as they had not eaten anything since breakfast; but they dared not make more than a frugal supper.” […]
“I feel thin, sort of stretched, like butter scrapped over too much bread.” – Bilbo Baggins, The Fellowship of the Ring While I know that Bilbo was talking of growing old and the odd feeling of being pulled in every direction by responsibilities that one does not want to bear, but I cannot help but […]
Synopsis: “One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind themIn ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule […]
Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, created by Peter Jackson, based on the works of JRR Tolkien: a Film Review
Synopsis: During the Second Age of Middle-earth Rings of Power were granted to the lords of the Elves, the Dwarfs and Men. Amongst the shadows the Lord Sauron forged a single ring…one meant to bind and rule the rest of the world. As he wielded his power to rule over all of Middle-earth the armies […]
Synopsis: Bilbo Baggins, of the Bag’s End Bagginses, is minding his own business when Gandalf the Grey comes to visit. As a flustered Bilbo invites Gandalf to tea the plotting wizard marks his door with a symbol: “Burglar wants a good job, plenty of excitement and reasonable reward”. Soon 13 dwarfs arrive at the house […]
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