Loading images...
Nov 242017

Mount Doom or die!

These are not the two guys you might be thinking of, but this ring-bearing duo were inspired by videos they saw on the internet and decided to make their own quest through New Zealand.

“We are two morons from Sweden, that decided to walk from Hobbiton to Tongariro National Park , where they shot the set of Mordor and Mount Doom.” Lay your staff here for more »

 November 24, 2017  Posted by at 3:15 am No Responses »
Nov 212017

Bilbo would be proud!

What better way to end Tolkien Tuesday here in Mordor, then by raising a glass for Christopher Tolkien who is celebrating 93 years of life today!

“Roads go ever ever on under cloud and under star, yet feet that wandering have gone turn at last to home afar.”  ~ Christopher Tolkien, The Hobbit Lay your staff here for more »

 November 21, 2017  Posted by at 4:56 pm 1 Response »
Nov 212017

This recipe is wholesome and rustic

If you are traveling for the holidays you might want to pack some Cram for a light snack while you’re on the Road!

“But now their hopes were higher; for they had food for some weeks with care–chiefly cram, of course, and they were very tired of it; but cram is much better than nothing” ~ J.R.R.Tolkien, The Hobbit Lay your staff here for more »

 November 21, 2017  Posted by at 8:40 am No Responses »
Nov 212017

Tolkien at rest…

On the 75th Anniversary of the publication of J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit, artist Donato Giancola painted this signature portrait of Professor Tolkien surround by many of the things he loved.

“I miss my books. And my armchair. And my garden. See, that’s where I belong. That’s home.” ~ Bilbo, The Hobbit AUJ Lay your staff here for more »

 November 21, 2017  Posted by at 4:28 am 2 Responses »