I Love Wigs! Especially When They Are Made of LEGO Bricks!

I may have just found my new obsession. A little backstory. During a bacherolette party to Mardi Gras a few years back my friends and I discovered the most magical thing ever…WIGS! Ladies (or any readers out there so inclined) if you have never given wigs a try you are missing out on the best […]

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LEGO Breaks Ground in Canada

Back in May 2012, Merlin Entertainment and LEGO announced plans to open their first attraction in our neighbor to the north, Canada! “This attraction will be a $12M LEGOLAND Discovery Centre and will open in Spring 2013 at Vaughan Mills which is one of the Greater Toronto Area’s premier shopping and entertainment destinations, owned and operated by Ivanhoé Cambridge.  […]

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Decorating for Halloween: Nerd Edition

As I mentioned in a post at the beginning of October, I love, love, love Halloween! And because of that, I try to make sure that every weekend this month is filled with Halloween activities. Two weekends ago Oct. 6-7, Cyclops and I went decoration shopping. DATING A NERD WARNING: If you are dating a nerd be […]

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Felix Baumgartner LEGO Parody Video

For those of you who have been living under a rock for the past few weeks Felix Baumgartner made history on October 14, 2012 by jumping from a world record 24 miles high (which is basically the edge of space). On the basis of provisional data, Baumgartner also set the record for the highest manned balloon flight (at […]

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A Wheelchair Made out of LEGO bricks!

I have seen some pretty cool LEGO builds but Simon Burfield has taken it to a whole other level. He has created a fully functional motorized wheelchair. “The wheelchair uses the exceedingly versatile Lego Mindstorms NXT kits, which allow for sophisticated but user-friendly robotic applications using the plastic building blocks.” info courtesy of Geek.com. Burfield […]

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A New AFOL Project: iPhone 5 Dock Kit

As I just mentioned in My Letter to Apple, after a lot of frustration and effort I just ordered the iPhone 5. The iPhone features a new type of connector and but Apple is not planning on offering a dock. But thanks to the research of Cult of Mac we now have some options. There are third-party […]

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LEGO Lights the Way With Their…Lamps?

Now this is what I call cool, LEGO artist and designer Sean Kenney has recently debuted a line of hand crafted lamps created from LEGO bricks. There are 5 different styles (listed below) and available in 10 different colors. Customized lamps are available upon request. Each lamp is crafted with approximately 2,500 LEGO bricks, which are […]

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