New Ceramics Kicked Off!
At long last, we have kicked off the version 2 of the ceramic cups. As you all know, we've been working through a host of details for months now and... Read more
Plastic Version of the Kangaroo Cup Now Available!
Many of you have asked for a plastic version of the Kangaroo Cup. At long last, we have launched a kickstarter campaign to provide that. The Plastic Kangaroo Cups can be... Read more
A Video Update from Lily
What a journey this has been! As you know all the original white cups went smoothly and have been long delivered, the colored cups have been quite another matter. First... Read more
Lily Presents At the Skokie Public Library
Lily presents about the Kangaroo Cup story, her first paid speaking engagement (not really but they did graciously agree to take care of her past due fines :)
We should... Read more
Hand Painted Cups
As you know, most of the cups from this campaign have long ago shipped, but mid project we had to transition the colored cups to be produced in the US.... Read more
Glazing in the US
We did all our original prototyping here in the US and of course glazed all those cups with no major problems but the white porcelain product units we shipped in... Read more
Custom cups still in process
Sorry I wasn't clear in the previous email. All the standard *white* cups should have arrived, the red, black and hand painted ones are still in process. We did our... Read more
You should have your cups!
If you don't, please let us know right away. If you do, please let us know what you are doing with them and how you like them!!!
Waiting for customs clearance
We are soooo close, but goods have been sitting for 24 hours waiting for customs clearance, maddening!
Production is underway and we just approved boxes for your cups. These are intended to be shippers for the single cups as well, so there may be some shipping wear... Read more
In 14 hours, the opening chapter of one of the most interesting, inspiring stories of my life will close. It will do so on a successful note that I am... Read more
63 hours, $459 to go!!!
We are so close, 92% we just need one final push to get there, please share this with your friends and help us with one last push past $6000.
Thanks... Read more
We've had a number of requests for additional colors, so now the question is which ones? We'll likely only be able to offer an additional color or two (if we... Read more
Bryan Munoz Video of Lily's story
A student from Northwestern's Medill school of journalism puts his spin on Lily's story, pretty neat to see it professionally done.
Huffington Post: Can Kangaroo Dads Beat Tiger Moms?
Huffington Post about Lily and my adventure, please share!
Kangaroo Cup in Use
Many folks have been asking about how you hold the cup and how it looks in use. You pretty much hold it like a normal cup (my hand is pictured,... Read more
Kangaroo Cup and Story featured in Sunday's Tribune!
Lily isn't the greatest student, and we've long struggled with with homework, especially math, and its been a real source of frustration and angst. But this morning she went to... Read more
Images for Pinning
A backer noted that you apparently can't pin an image from the main body, so I'm posting the images here so that you can pin away. As may be evident, I'm new... Read more
First Sample Sold to Grampa!
We have a long standing tradition between my dad and me for every invention I bring to market, that the first article ever sold is sold to him. Right before... Read more