It takes planning to get a meal for so many on the table in a timely fasion. Fortunately Eglantine Took has had plenty of practice, and a lot of help.
Written for The Great Feast: September Challenge on lotr_community.livejournal.com.
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I would say Pippin is somewhere around eight or nine here, with his sisters ranging from early teens to early twenties. Young enough to be responsible with minor chores, not quite old enough to help in the kitchen.
Eglantine may or may not be channeling some of the things I've heard my mother and grandmother say to my brother and I.
Categories: Challenge Stories
Characters: Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Other Canon Hobbit, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain)
Genres: Family, General, Recipe fic, Short story
Places: The Shire: Tookland
Times: 3-Third Age
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1376    |    Read Count: 532
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 10/02/15    |    Published: 10/02/15