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“The Lego Movie” Clicks

In the lobby at the screening, a Lego builders club set up displays of their handiwork. It was really cool.

I fully admit I watched The LEGO Movie convinced of its greatness before the first brick clicked into place. It had me in it’s pocket from the moment we saw the teaser trailer last summer. We’ve loved the humor found in LEGO Wii games, and it looked like the silly irreverence would transfer easily to […]

Weeks Whatever ~ Summer’s Last Blast

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The last three weeks of summer break were update-less, mostly because we were either busy or lazy. I’d feel undone if I didn’t wrap it up somehow, so I’m sharing a bunch of photos of summer’s last blast. School starts—for most of my kids—on Tuesday. There’s a lot of sunshine and warm weather ahead. But […]

…people like lists (vol. 13)

1. I became intrigued with a certain one-ingredient ice cream recipe. Who wouldn’t? Several weeks ago, there was a lot of buzz about freezing bananas and making faux ice cream by putting the iced chunks in a blender. Here’s the recipe.

My review: It doesn’t live up to the hype. It’s been touted as […]