September 22, 2012

A Kid-Friendly Hobbit Day

September 22nd, in The Lord of the Rings, is Frodo and Bilbo's shared birthday, and we celebrated today with a hobbit food day, a watching of the Veggie Tales film Lord of the Beans, and Lego playtime with Frodo and Gandalf. We are stuffed but happy!

Left, top to bottom:
Breakfast--blueberry coffee cake (Grammie Joy's recipe) and bacon
Second Breakfast--skillet apple pancake
Elevensies--cheese, apple, and crackers
Tea--scones, honey butter, peach jam,, cinnamon yogurt pretzels, and apple cinnamon oatmeal cookies
On right, Supper--beef stew, salad, wheat cheese muffins
Finale--Apple-Plum Cardamom Cake

1 comment:

Hannah said...

I love it! What a perfect menu, and I bet the wee hobbit will be game for many more years of this celebration.

I've long been pleased that my mom's birthday is September 22, too.