| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:00 AM
A classic toy has "gone modern" at two amusement parks in the United States. But, if you can't make it to Florida or California, there is a new Legoland Discovery Center right here in the tri-state area.
"We are a 32,000-square-foot indoor attraction,"...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Gru is back...and it was worth the wait.
Steve Carell's lovable villain has settled into Dad-mode in 'Despicable Me 2'and the job suits him just fine. But, when a fetching femaile agent from the 'Anti-Villain League', voiced by Kristen Wiig, enlists...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 9:17 AM
Oh, boy....it's ANOTHER DAY OFF! We are currently still in our jammies. After reading our latest "Narnia" book together, eating a leisurely breakfast and playing lots of Lego, I'm now letting the guys enjoy the ole' video games while I get a little more...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 6:22 AM
I don't like the way that video games have changed our lives.
Sounds dramatic but it's true.
The boys really wanted a system...they started playing Sonic, Mario and Star Wars at friends houses...so, I wanted to know what this new interest was all...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 7:50 AM
With the exception of one crazy-organized friend (you know who you are), everyone I know has clutter issues. Some have trouble keeping their kids’ toys under control. Others can’t get a handle on mail and the 73 pieces of paper that come...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 10:50 AM
Wow! Apparently, if my little pip, Ben, stuck a Lego up his nose (I should knock on wood because it is completely something he would do) I might not know about it for three years.
Read this story about Salt Lake City boy Isaak Lasson and monitor your...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 4:07 AM
Three things my boys and I love: books, libraries and LEGOS! Awesome!
LEGO, based right here in Connecticut, will be hosting a free program at the Enfield Public Library on Friday, October 5th at 10am for children under 5 years old.
This is part of...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 7:48 PM
Gray Thursday, Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday. Just when you thought you can't possibly keep all these holiday deal days straight, here comes another one: Green Monday.
This is one of the more obscure of the shopping days, but Walmart is...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 1:18 PM
We are officially in the mad dash toward Christmas Day.
To help you navigate the endless promotional materials and discount news, I will post a running list of deals every weekend through Christmas with help from the bargain hunters at crazytowndeals....
| Dec 6, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Kathleen Kennedy already had her hands full getting a new trilogy of "Star Wars" films and related spinoffs off the ground at Disney. Now the Lucasfilm chief also has Indiana Jones to manage.
Disney on Friday announced that it has paid Paramount for...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 5:55 AM
A couple of Polk County attractions are offering holiday fares that work as short road trips from the Orlando area.
•Legoland Florida's Christmas Bricktacular begins Friday at the Winter Haven theme park. Festivities include a Santa-driven...