How to throw a Hobbit Day Celebration fit for the Shire itself

In case you forgot, Hobbit Day is September 22nd.

This fastly approaching holiday is a celebration of Frodo and Bilbo Baggins’ birthdays, the two hero hobbits in J.R.R. Tolkien’s Middle Earth universe.

Back in the day when I was a teenager, I was obsessed with all things Middle Earth and Lord of the Rings. I attempted to learn Sindarin (one of Tolkien’s Elvish languages), I was heavily involved in many online LOTR fan clubs, and I was a collector of any and all things Lord of the Rings from plushies…