Weekend Rest

Weekend Rest

Good morning and happy Saturday. I had a rude awakening this morning...literally. I was expecting my Dad to visit this afternoon so I wasn't too worried about what time I stayed up til last night as I knew I could sleep in. WRONG! My Dad turned up before 9am this morning, having decided to stop [...]

Season of the Witch

Season of the Witch

It is Friday already and I'm not sure where the week has gone. I had some good news at work yesterday when it was highlighted to me that I still had three weeks of annual leave to take before the end of March - that's already taking into account that I have two weeks off [...]

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 [...]

Darkness and Light in the South

Darkness and Light in the South

6 Republic is in full swing and the joy of the theme,, USA Freestyle, is that nearly every designer has chosen a different part of America to represent. This has resulted in an eclectic set of designs that work well together but still have salient differences. I bought the Scarlet Creative house at C88 and [...]

Everybody Loves the Sunshine

Everybody Loves the Sunshine

I remember at school how I always enjoyed the subjects that I felt I was better at than those that I struggled with. So basically, drama and performing arts over math and science by a country mile. I'm find that I am feeling more and more that way about my blogging. I'm loving doing decor scenes [...]

All things to all people

All things to all people

So, I admit it...I had a teeny, tiny meltdown last night. A perfect storm of feeling a little under the weather for a couple of days, rl stress, sl stress, a splash of disappointment in a couple of situations combined with tiredness and frustration with myself I took a nosedive into feeling sorry for myself [...]

Hit The Road to Hippie Heaven

Hit The Road to Hippie Heaven

Back to rl work after a couple of days today and I'm actually looking forward to it. I don't hate my job fortunately. If I don't like something I move on from it but I'm lucky enough to work in the National Health Service in the UK which is the, quite rightly, the envy of [...]