Dwarven Do’s and Don’t’s: Guide to Astronomy

Happy Autumn! It’s time for a new category here on Breakfast Second: Dwarven Do’s and Don’t’s. This category will provide an inside look on what it means to be a Dwarf of Middle Earth, specifically in regards to their culture and lore. Our first lesson will be about the Dwarven perspective on astronomy. . . […]

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Middle Earth Merrymaking: A Baggins’ Birthday

When Mr. Bilbo Baggins of Bag End announced that he would shortly be celebrating his eleventy-first birthday with a party of special magnificence, there was much talk and excitement in Hobbiton… A notice appeared on the gate at Bag End: no admittance except on party business. When it comes to birthdays, Hobbits don’t take the […]

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What Wood an Elf Do: How to throw an Elven Feast

It’s time for a new category here on Breakfast Second: What Wood an Elf Do. This category will feature a look at the culture and traditions of Middle Earth’s immortal race. We’ll have posts on everything from Elven astronomy to how to write in Tengwar (the Elven script). In this post we’re going to teach […]

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Meet Me in Middle Earth: Flower Drying with Billie

Hello! Billie Baggins here. The kind folks at Breakfast Second are allowing me to write a post, so I’m going to show you one of my favorite summer activities: flower drying. The process of flower drying is very simple, really. So, I’m going to give you a short step-by-step guide! Step 1: Choose your flower. […]

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