Category Archives: Lego

I Had That! #33: Lego Steam Shovel With Carrier

This is the first Lego set I remember having. I vaguely remember the circumstances surrounding when I got it. I sort of remember being at my grandmother’s (my father’s mother) apartment (condo?) in Baton Rouge. We were there because someone … Continue reading

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Remember When I Used to Do Lego?

You will never guess what I did last night. I built with Lego! When we last left off, I had a brilliant plan to re-sort all my Lego by brick type. This took a long time to do and then … Continue reading

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Lego Set 70816: Benny’s Spaceship, Spaceship, SPACESHIP!

As a person who really dove into Lego with the 1978 Classic Space sets, the character of Benny in The Lego Movie, the 1980-something spaceman with the cracked helmet, really appealed to me. I loved those sets and have done … Continue reading

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I Had That! #17: Lego Beta-One Command Base

(For today’s “I Had That”, I’m reposting something that originally appeared on Lego Diem but is perfect for this feature.) Adult Fans of Lego have it easy. If they see a pricey set they want, they can just get it. … Continue reading

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Lego Space: Building the Future

If I had had a copy of Lego Space: Building the Future when I was 12 years old, I would have read it to pieces. The book, by Peter Reid and Tim Goddard, and published by No Starch Press, is … Continue reading

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Nevver Say Nevver

I haven’t done much with Lego this year, and while I miss it, I’m just paralyzed when I actually think about building something. Earlier this year I began sorting my bricks by type, but even that never got finished. Within … Continue reading

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I DID NOT MAKE THIS

No time for much of a blog post today, so I’m sharing a Lego creation that’s been making the rounds: That’s “Record Store” by Ryan H, and you can click on it to see it bigger. It’s a great build. … Continue reading

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Chapter XXXVII: A Mysterious Package!

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