We have a tendency to shop for LEGO® in spurts. It might take 6 months to part out this much LEGO®, but shopping is generally a disliked activity. Its not the spending of money, its the actual shopping. Doing it online makes the experience nicer, for sure. Got your drink, sitting, and no dragging of young children around. Now, it might be that next week I'll get to share the … [Read more...] about LEGO® Shipments
With staying busy with teaching, The Professor hasn't been parting out as much. But we found ourselves in a good place to purchase more LEGO® last week, so order we did. You'll see more of these sets as they get parted out, but today I'm going to show you one of the coolest sets we've seen. Technic Coolness This excavator set is pretty cool, wouldn't you say? We have … [Read more...] about Technic Awesomeness
Recently, a good friend gave me a box full of old LEGO® elements. It included lots of BIONICLE® sets and some parts that I looked at and thought, "That's flego!" ("Flego" = Fake LEGO® elements.) But on inspection, I saw the logo and a part number. So I looked it up and learned something about a "new" line of LEGO® products I was unfamiliar with, called ZNAP®. ZNAP® … [Read more...] about Oh ZNAP! Old LEGO® elements.
There was a podcast that I listened to last winter where the hosts said the Swedes had the saying, "There is no bad weather, only bad clothes." I've not vetted this saying, so I have no idea what Scandinavian peoples might have first said it, but I accept that it was a Viking who first declared that. Cooler Weather We've had our first cold front of the fall move in this week. … [Read more...] about No such thing as bad weather….
I might had dated myself with that title... but that's okay. We recently got 2 Harry Potter sets into the store. We didn't realize how popular train parts would be, but there ya go. Hogwarts Express, set number 75955, with train wheels and a dementor! And Aragog's Lair, set number 75950. For those needing Halloween-ish parts, this is the set for you. Spider webs, … [Read more...] about Harry Potter is the BOMB!