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Making decals

22 September 2016
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Making decals

One thing I’ve spent time working on with my LEGO collection is to make my own decals.  Initially the problem I had was that I wanted to do printing in white.  This causes a whole world of problems with most printers in that they do not have white ink.  If I printed on white sticker…

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Quadriceps Tendonitis

26 April 2016
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Quadriceps Tendonitis

    In early March, I started to ride outdoors in preparation for my cycling team‘s training camp in Southern Illinois.  After 2 days of outdoor riding on my road bike, which had been idle all winter, I started developing pain above my kneecap (Quadriceps…

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2015 Mid American Time Trial Series

19 November 2015
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2015 Mid American Time Trial Series

The 2015 Time Trial season started off in January with a series of indoor TTs. Being my first full year participating in the series, one of my goals was to complete the requisite 10 races to be considered in the standings.  I was able to…

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City of New Orleans

23 June 2015
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At BrickWorld 2014 I came up with an idea to build the City of New Orleans train in LEGO.  The plan was to take the song and create vignettes based…

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Kwas and the race to save culinary history

16 February 2015
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Kwas is the Polish word for ‘acid’ and the name of a Christmas Eve soup made from sauerkraut & juice, dried mushrooms, and noodles or dumplings. My dad used to…

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Going Home

3 August 2013
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Last February, I was lucky enough with the help of my job and a co-worker to visit Pakoszówka, Poland. This is the small village, with a population just over 900,…

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