La Baguette

La Baguette

I'm so ready for the weekend! Earlier this week I booked a summer holiday....for next year. I hope by then everything will be back to normal. I'm heading to my favourite holiday destination...Italy! it's a whole year away but gives me something to look forward to. Of course one of my absolute favourite things about [...]

Papaya, Pears and Prettiness

Papaya, Pears and Prettiness

I saw a post on Facebook just before sitting down to write this about blogger deadlines and vacations. I am going to write a fuller response with my thoughts on the post but it got me thinking about where I am currently. I have a lot of business and blogging deadlines right now and sometimes [...]

Keeping Schtum

Keeping Schtum

My parental unit visited twice last week...for the first time in nearly 2 years due to lockdowns etc. To say it was stressful was an understatement. My father and I are chalk and cheese on almost every issue known to man. My lip is sore from biting it because I didn't want 3 whole days [...]

Daisy, Daisy, Give Me Your Answer Do

Daisy, Daisy, Give Me Your Answer Do

It's Friiiiiiday!  I am looking forward to this weekend for lots of reasons, both SL and RL related. The absolute most important one is that on Sunday we're having a socially distanced gender reveal for my new Grandchild. My daughter is due to have a her first baby in August and the only person in [...]

Maybe It’s Because I’m a Londoner

Maybe It’s Because I’m a Londoner

I was born in London and even though I only lived there for the first two years of my life, I still consider myself a Londoner at heart. Even when we moved 45 miles out of the city we would still go back often to see my Nan and my Great Grandmother and my Aunt [...]

Don’t Play

Don’t Play

I mentioned a while ago that my job had merged with someone who was retiring and I was having to learn a whole new job which deal with finances. Me...finances....I don't even have a math qualification from school! That said, I am enjoying the challenge and coming up to my first year-end set of accounts [...]

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 Life  - 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 [...]