Just a quick note:

That yes, we are done moving. We’re safe and sound in the sprawling city of San Diego. We got internet hooked up and we’re getting settled bit by bit.

So This Is It…

My last day before our Big Epic Moving Day tomorrow. Moving will actually take several days as we’re driving across the country, but tomorrow’s the day it all begins. We’re ready as we’re going to be.

Morning in Philomenaville

Morning in Philomenaville

What was originally going to be the City of Philomena has gone more small-town, now that it’s got its own land on Bruda Plateau in Jeogeot, and has been re-imagined as Philomenaville. Here are some early photos of the work in progress. Click each for larger.

Catching Up

Pardon my taking a while to write anything new. My first life has been really busy lately with us preparing to move across the country at the end of this month. Himself has a new job lined up and we just have to get there. …aaaaaaand get rid of all our furniture, pack up our … Continue reading

The (soon to be) City of Philomena

I was a bit disappointed when Antique Square closed up, being a seasonal-only build. I think Thaddeus Nadeau (of Antiques Grid Show fame) is one of the better city planners and architects out there and he’s got a real talent for making a parcel feel like home. So when I learned that he (along with … Continue reading

The Professor Gets a Makeover

Many of us female avatars have male alts. Strawberry has her famous partner Manberry. I have Professor Archimedes (sometimes spelled “Archimides” because I typo’ed his username when I created him) Skytower. I would log him on when he and I used to perform live music as Cat Agus Cu. That’s him on the left. I … Continue reading

I don’t contribute to the economy?!

I don’t contribute to the economy?!

I was talking with a particularly cynical acquaintance the other day who had some less-than-kind things to say to me when I mentioned going to Marketplace-only with Clover’s Kitchen, and no longer having a prim-and-mortar shop in his estate. Two particularly stinging things he said were that I’m “part of the problem” for going to … Continue reading