Farewell Snowdrops

Farewell Snowdrops

In a few days I will close Snowdrops. Although it aimed to be a winter sim and there is plenty of winter time left there is a fair amount of 'Christmas' about the sim and so it feels right to close it at the end of the year. The amount of good feedback and enjoyment [...]

Sweater Weather

Sweater Weather

Who doesn't love a good sweater at Christmas? I have my favourite one in real life and a new favourite one in Second LifeĀ  - well in fact several favourite ones because the options in the Cosmic Dust set are enormous! I've been wearing the penguin one for a couple of days but changed into [...]

Festive Foodies

Festive Foodies

Well Christmas in real life is turning into a whole cycle of emotions over on this side of the pond. For weeks we have been told that there would be a five day relaxation of the 'tier' rules over the Christmas period. I personally thought five days was a bit excessive and Christmas Day and [...]

When You’re Finally Home

When You’re Finally Home

Wouldn't it be wonderful to spend time in the winter months in a cabin in the middle of nowhere? We often see photos of isolated places and see it as a dream to be in those for a period of time. I guess we have half that dream at present. We're isolated...but in our own [...]

Winter Blues

Winter Blues

Happy Weekend! The Christmas Tree went up at home yesterday and the holly wreath was added to the front door of the house. Christmas Day is going to be a quiet affair so I might actually get to experience Christmas in SL more than I would normally. My big family day is Boxing Day and [...]

SL Home & Garden Calendar – November 2020

SL Home & Garden Calendar – November 2020

Welcome to the November selection of amazing, talented home decor and outdoor photography from the Home and Garden Flickr group. The Festive season started early and there are a lot of amazing winter and festive photos in the group this round. We're fast approaching the end of the year and soon it will be time [...]

Be Nice

Be Nice

2020 has been rough on everyone and in almost every aspect of life. It's tested us personally and our relationships with others. I noticed in myself some changes a few months ago. I was becoming short-tempered, anxious and easy to anger. This was most obvious on social media. I took a step back and thought [...]