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The LEGO Neighborhood Book

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Lately, I’ve been spending a bit more time around train and town AFOLs and it has had me thinking about straying into minifig scale buildings. I saw some lovely models last month at BrickCon, that inspired me even further. I don’t own any of the ‘modular’ buildings that Lego has released, so the idea of building one of my own is a bit daunting. Lucky for me, The LEGO Neighborhood Book is the perfect introduction.

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70805 Trash Chomper

70805_boxI’ve been pretty excited about the Lego Movie sets. Every set is full of cool parts and interesting building techniques, not to mention that the price per part is very reasonable. The Trash Chomper caught my eye immediately with the crazy mechanical maw and vibrant green. I picked one up last weekend at my local Lego store and spent the afternoon building. Continue reading 70805 Trash Chomper