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Is your family full of Tolkien fans? Ours is! This past week we were delighted to have the chance to go to the movies as a family to see the second instalment of The Hobbit. While it wasn’t true to the book, it was quite the thrill ride!

At the beginning of December, before the movie came out, my 9 year old daughter entered a Smaug drawing contest. Here is her creation:

The hobbit

If you would like to see some of the other entries, you can check them out At Smaug Art Competition. Enjoy!

Love, Luck &




Kimberly is a homeschooling mother of two living with her dear husband of over 25 years in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She works from home as a homeschool coach and offers OBM, writing, editing, social media, and tech services. In her free time she likes to hand-spin, knit, read, volunteer in local theatre, and horseback ride.