Mini Golf Masters

It’s time to tee up another week of LEGO®️ Masters USA with episode 8 of Season 3. This week’s installment was Mini Golf Masters. And just as the name suggests, our teams got to play some mini golf. Or, more accurately, our teams had to build a mini golf hole for Will Arnett to play…

Eiffel Tower Day 1 (Build Journal)

I am building my way through the tallest LEGO® set ever produced, and sharing my progress along the way! Yesterday, we took a look at the unboxing. Today, we delve into building the Eiffel Tower, Day 1. In my first actual build session, I sat down for just over three hours of solid building. I…

Unboxing the Eiffel Tower (Build Journal)

The LEGO® Eiffel Tower is a monster of a set. When fully built, it will measure almost 1.5 m high (nearly five feet). At 10,001 bricks, it is the second largest set ever produced in terms of brick count. However, it is the tallest set the LEGO® Group has ever issued. Since it is not…

Canadian LEGO® Deals (11/18/22)

This week’s Canadian LEGO® Deals (11/18/22) include a huge number of offers for LEGO® Fans. Firstly, VIP weekend takes place at the LEGO® Store on Saturday and Sunday. You can score double VIP points on all purchases as well as three different GWPs. Additionally, if you shop in store, the LEGO® Group is offering 5x…

Super Mario Sets – January 2023

The next wave of LEGO® Super Mario sets will be coming out in January 2023. This exciting new wave includes a new series of Super Mario Character Packs and five expansion sets, as well as a new creativity toolbox. Interestingly, most of the sets are focused on Mario except for one that is focused on…

Eiffel’s Apartment (40579) Review

We recently reported on the upcoming LEGO® mega-release, the Eiffel Tower. If you buy it during the upcoming November 2022 Black Friday event, you also acquire an appropriately themed gift-with-purchase, Eiffel’s Apartment (40579). The LEGO® Group graciously sent me both of these sets as a pre-release review. The Eiffel Tower itself will take me a…

Winter Elves Scene (40564) Review

A very, very, early happy holidays to everyone. This weekend is the the return of the Double Points VIP Weekend in-store and online. Prior to the American Black Friday weekend, we’re treated to a special weekend of extra points, sales and usually a Christmas themed gift-with-purchase. And this year is no exception with the adorable…

MOC Tree Technique

Back in July 2022, I filled a Pick and Build cup at the LEGO® Store using rounded 1×2 plated with open studs. At the time, I was not sure what I would use them for. However, I knew I wanted to experiment with rounded structures. The other night, I sat down to tinker and decided…