Beginner Guides for LEGO Fans

Are you new to the LEGO hobby? Browse this section for useful tips & tricks to get you started! And if you have any questions just ask! 😉

LEGO Life Magazine January-March issue

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If you are subscribed to the LEGO Life Magazine, you should have received the January-March 2020 issue already. Although the magazine is primarily for kids, I like to flip through it myself for all the interesting little tidbits, fun stories, contests, games, and more. So, let’s take a closer look! 🙂 The front cover of […]

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More inspirational books with LEGO bricks

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You might remember from our recent discussion on Christmas-related LEGO books (see: Books for Expanding the LEGO Winter Village), the LEGO Holiday Ideas: More Than 50 Festive Builds book by DK Publishing. It’s similar to – but smaller – than the LEGO Build Your Own Adventure book series (also published by DK Publishing) with stories, […]

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Books for expanding the LEGO Winter Village

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The recently released #10267 LEGO Creator Gingerbread House is a lovely addition to the LEGO Winter Village series. If you are new to the LEGO Winter Village collection, the #10263 LEGO Winter Village Fire Station from last year, and the #10254 LEGO Winter Village Holiday Train from 2016 are still available as well. And, if […]

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New LEGO desk drawers, magnets & more!

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There are some new LEGO storage solutions from Room Copenhagen I wanted to bring to your attention. As you may know from our previous reviews (see links at the end of this post), Room Copenhagen is a Danish company that makes the majority of officially LEGO-branded storage, sorting, and display solutions, as well as lunch […]

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Building LEGO BrickHeadz Heroes book

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Since 2016, the LEGO BrickHeadz line has been providing LEGO fans and collectors a host of brick-built characters from the Easter Bunny to Super Heroes. The busiest year for LEGO BrickHeadz was 2018, when over fourty LEGO BrickHeadz sets were released. In 2019, the LEGO BrickHeadz collection went back to a more manageable size with […]

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2019 LEGO Build Your Own Adventure books

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The LEGO Build Your Own Adventure book series by DK Publishing has been very popular with young and old LEGO fans alike. They include stories, building ideas, and LEGO bricks to build some of the models from the books. For kids, they are great for learning to read and build at the same time, and […]

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LEGO magazines update & current issues

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Just wanted to update you on some of the LEGO magazines that are on my desk right now and I flip through whenever I have some free time. Some of them are primarily for kids, others for teens and adults, but they are all great reads for LEGO fans. 🙂 ➡ LEGO LIFE MAGAZINE: The […]

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God’s Covenants Retold in LEGO Bricks book

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A couple of years ago, I was in touch with our longtime teen contributor Geneva – gid617, and she told me she is working on a book with her mom. The book is a compilation of five short stories written for children titled God’s Covenants Retold in LEGO Bricks. The focus of the book is […]

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LEGO DUPLO 50th anniversary press-release

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Today, LEGO celebrates the 50th anniversary of the LEGO DUPLO building system, designed for the youngest children who are not yet ready to play with standard LEGO bricks. Below is the press-release with more details on the history of DUPLO, as well as an interesting video on how LEGO DUPLO bricks are tested for safety and durability. 🙂 […]

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Fun LEGO magazines with minifigs & more!

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Last year, LEGO Kids Special Editions released three awesome magazines for LEGO City, LEGO Friends, and LEGO Ninjago fans. The magazines are similar to the LEGO Club (now LEGO Life) magazines with tons of puzzles, games, posters, and comics that kids can enjoy. A unique feature of these magazines is that they also include a […]

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