The kids on the Lego team love to play “Among Us”, the multiplayer mobile game in which you perform tasks and determine who is your crewmate and who is an imposter. So we developed a real-life game to play as a teamwork activity.
An attempt at making the world’s longest pinewood derby track. I didn’t help build it, but ran a car with a camera down it.
Cub scout pinewood derby cars from when my kids were very young
Dollhouse-themed bed I built from purchased plans. Includes a loft and built-in bookshelves and stuffed animal storage.
Water gun made with PVC and a 2-liter bottle, pressurized by a garden hose and quick-connect coupling. The ideo was featured on the Science Channel.
Repairing and upgrading a motorized ride-on plastic tractor, using bent PVC made into a subframe.
8ft x 8ft x 8ft barn-style playhouse with loft, windows, and vinyl siding
Drying rack for cloth diapers, made of PVC and designed to sit on top of your dryer
Custom wooden playset designed for kids ages 3 and up. Includes a crows nest and features platforms rather than steps for climbing.
Lofted bed that looks like a clubhouse. Made with only simple tools and techniques.