He’s received his palms full with a youngster and a child, recurrently sports activities a 5 o’clock shadow, measures beneath two inches tall, and goes by the title Lego Dad. Similar to you and me, he’s capturing moments on the rollercoaster trip known as parenthood and sharing them on Instagram.
Curious in regards to the creator behind Lego Dad’s rising Instagram account, I reached out. Right here’s what he needed to share with BabyCenter…
I heard you favor to stay nameless, or go by “Lego Dad.” Is that appropriate?
“Not a lot nameless, I similar to to remain in Lego Dad character as a result of I like to provide the concept that individuals are following an precise Lego and not some account that’s operated by a human being (regardless that it clearly is) so Lego Dad it’s…a minimum of for now till the film and ebook offers arrive.”
Are you able to inform us somewhat about your loved ones?
“Oldest simply turned 13. We have been going to get him a pair of grown up legs however my spouse and I made a decision that we weren’t prepared for him to be as tall as us, so we received him a telephone as an alternative. Youngest is round eight months previous. The child was delivered simply earlier than Christmas final 12 months. After we put in our order final 12 months I had no concept that it could take 9 months for a child to reach. I ought to have used Amazon Prime.”
The place do you get the inspiration in your posts?
“Clearly my children are the inspiration behind all the pieces. Like quite a lot of mother and father I’ve points with them and battle occasionally (most of the time it appears) so I submit about them. The photographs are so easy that I believe they resonate with individuals.”
Which picture has been the fan favourite up to now?
This [image below] is the primary one which I ever posted on Fb and it took off. I don’t assume individuals ever noticed parenting damaged down into Lego kind earlier than.
Have you ever ever stepped on considered one of your Legos?
“Have I been stepped on is a greater query. The reply to that’s sure. Simply assume once you guys are complaining about how a lot it hurts to step on considered one of us, think about how we really feel.”
Anything you care to share with our readers?
“There’s a lot to be discovered from a 1 5/eight″ Lego character. Being a guardian is equal elements being a rocket scientist and not being a rocket scientist. A few of it’s so easy however we actually appear to complicate it. I provide you with these footage for instance…”
Pictures by way of Instagram/the.lego.dad