Bofur stress-carving tiny animal figurines when Nori is gone for long periods of time. One time he made a whole menagerie before Nori stumbled through the door, utterly filthy but alive.
OH NO THAT’S ADORABLE
(Afterwards he gives almost all of them to his nieces and nephews and shoots Bombur a “don’t ask” look when it seems like he’s gonna comment. The next morning Nori finds a tiny fox in his jacket pocket. Its ears look an awful lot like his hair.)