The Orangery

The Orangery

When my children were younger we holidayed for several years running at a small, family-run, hotel complex in Sorrento, Italy. the hotel itself only had around 8 rooms but there were cabins scattered around the complex. The hotel complex had originally been an orange and lemon grove and most of the cabins where shady with [...]

Beach Chill

Beach Chill

Happy Monday! The first day of the week and even though I like Mondays I'm particularly excited about what the week ahead has in store in real life. The weekend has flown by, as usual. The World Cup is heating up almost as much as the temperatures here in the UK and I have some [...]

Chill Out, Cook Out

Chill Out, Cook Out

It's Friiiiiday!!!! it's been a long and very hot week here in the UK. I haven't looked at the forecast for over the weekend but hopefully it will be nice, but not too blazing hot (unless my plans change and I can actually get to a beach over the weekend which is highly doubtful). Anyways, [...]

Cool it Down

Cool it Down

When I did the talk at SL15B about home and garden decor I commented on how delightful it is to see so many bloggers turning their hand to creating and designing for Second Life. Dahlia by June Fallon, Granola by Kimbra Iridescent and this brand, crate by Anabelle Marquis. I have the pleasure of working [...]

Memory Catcher

Memory Catcher

“Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.” Rumi     Credits:- *DaD "Summertime Cushion" **NEW** at Summerfest *DaD "Crate Coffee Table light white" **NEW** at Summerfest *DaD "Slide projector screen light white" **NEW** at Summerfest *DaD "Vintage Film Projector" **NEW** [...]

Continuous, Carefree and Casual

Continuous, Carefree and Casual

My week of every day business is drawing to an end. I thoroughly enjoyed my week of hosting interviews for SL15B though I was daunted beforehand at the thought of stepping into Saffia Widdershins shoes and taking over the early interview platform. Today at BVN we had a talk on how to use the Black [...]

Mermaids Don’t Lose Sleep

Mermaids Don’t Lose Sleep

"Mermaids Don't Lose Sleep Over the Opinion of Shrimp" I was looking at mermaid quotes for this post, for the obvious reason that the set is the Astralia Mermaid's Cove set, available now at everyone's favourite summer event, Summerfest. This one particularly jumped out at me after a conversation I was having last night with [...]

Fiesta Forever

Fiesta Forever

So, I'm going to follow on today with my story about 'Commando Karen' because people have been asking. This is work event mishap number two... I joined a new company a few years back. Starting work on the Monday I was told it was the company conference that weekend on Friday and Saturday and I [...]