Lego Purists

February 16, 2008

When Joshua was little, his Aunt & Uncle bought him a big blue tub of Legos. There were all kinds of cool things in it, and he thoroughly enjoyed making all kinds of wonderful things.

One evening we were walking through a local toy store and found the Lego section. There we discovered all the great innovations in Legos beyond the usual assorted blocks. There were kits you could buy which had exactly enough of the precise blocks you needed to build whatever was on the kit. Pretty cool. So we bought Josh a few for his upcoming birthday.

It worked pretty well for a day or so. We built the kits and he had fun with them. Then he decided to disassemble them. Now all the neatly sorted and assembled parts got mixed in with all the other bazillion Legos he had. Read the rest of this entry »