am here…

Festive

Peeking out from my rather long bangs am thinking of absolutely nothing as the last couple days my sinuses have just taken my energy and stuffed it somewhere…It is a good thing my Christmas list is super short and have already finished getting the bigger gifts that I needed.  The Forest ~ Winter Wonderland starts out with you landing at a Train station among a gorgeously done snow scene.  When you look out while waiting for the train to take you around you will see deer grazing as well as the Christmas gnomes that are keeping watch…Plus those amazing igloo’s that are just behind me ~ this is another sim that I will be coming back for more exploring as it deserves a second look ♥  The warm sweater am wearing is one of the pressies from the POE hunt…after years doing this I realize the need to get it done early as a lot of the gifts are geared for Christmas and winter…Peace on Earth hunt is marking its 11th year in SL ~ clicking on the above link will take you to the website where you can find a list of the stores and the prizes♥  The gorgeous scarf wrapped around my neck is a pressie from Ty & Truck owners of Calas and the gorgeous Christmas sim A Midnight Clear ~ it is a group gift that is free and you will find it at the Pavilion under a table close to the front as you come in…lastly my hat/hair was a very nice pressie from my bestie Dena ♥  Before I go please let me thank each of my readers for taking time out to read my blog as this truly makes me smile especially when a stranger sends me an IM telling me they love reading my blog and yes I am surprised at times to hear that honestly did not realize…to my friends and fellow bloggers thank you a well for supporting me ~ till next time hugzz to all ♥

This was shot at The Forest ~ Winter Wonderland using Leaning pose #7  from FoxCity Poses 

wearing:
AnaSTyle – Valentina – Jeans MAITREYA
Sintiklia Bangs
CATWA HEAD Catya v3.2
DeeTaleZ Mesh BEAUTY MOLE
IKON Odyssey Eyes- Nymph
Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1
Lika Meili Mesh_PomPom Hat with Hair ~ pressie
RIOT / Holiday Sweater Madness ~ POE hunt
Chop Zuey Willow Love – Engagment Ring
Calas Ladies Tintable Winter Scarf

it begins…

Begins

And so it begins ~ Advent Calendars, the countdown to Christmas, invites to upcoming parties, shopping for pressies as well as all the Holiday fairs, hunts and events…at times if you have a lot of groups it tends to get overwhelming…until the end of the year my inventory will almost explode with pressies, advent pressies and hunt gifts…like the oversize sweater am wearing from !gO! the first day 1 gift in their Advent giveaway ♥  and speaking of pressies my soon to be hubby Brutus went to Epipany and gave me one of his gacha gifts ~

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Ever held a wiggling 30 pound St. Bernard puppy? It is a huge struggle *laughing* and yes in my teens I babysat for a family that had just that a St. Bernard puppy, which grew it seemed magically to me each week I would come to sit ♥  The children would laugh and laugh as I would try to catch the puppy to bring him inside ~ this gorgeous puppy am trying to hold is from Jian *creator of those gorgeous animals* Just finishing the POE hunt, trying to rush around to the Advent calendars has been keeping me busy and OMG visiting my favorite Christmas simMidnight Clear that is part of Calas ~ if you are like me and have visited in past years this is a must see Sim during the holidays ♥ will be blogging it soon so please stick around ~ as I get back to the task of sorting inventory just want to remind you please take a moment to check in with friends even if its to say hello as December is a very hard month for a lot with depression and anxiety issues ~ just let them know you are thinking of them if they need someone to listen you are there for them ♥ hugzz…

Shot at my residence using pose G.J.W.H.F. by Extra

wearing:
Pud’s Very Subtle Bounce Physics
!gO! Fiesta! Baja Hoodie -Advent #Gift
Sintiklia Bangs
WSC Holly Black leggings
CATWA HEAD Catya v3.2
DeeTaleZ Mesh BEAUTY MOLE
IKON Odyssey Eyes- Nymph
Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1
NO.MATCH_NO.ALWAYS.
Chop Zuey Willow Love – Engagment Ring
C&S Winter Boots for Maitreya

Coat time…

Coat Time
Its coat time and I love having to put one on to go outside ~ not a super heavy one as for myself just gets too hot…not sure about you but a lot of the times my choices for  clothes reflect what I would truly wear in RL and yes there are a lot of exceptions like those ever super sleek gown that ummm would not be something I would wear now cuz it might be a little cringe-worthy hehehe…specially since am not in my 20’s and weigh what I did then ♥  This coat is one that I had till it was getting raggedy and not even would I donate it…Hilly Haalan is the creator of this and if you are fans of her stuff it comes with a hud for the coat and the sweater underneath along with the fact you can hide the sweater ~ great price and I found it on Marketplace one night when I was browsing for bargains…funny I was all set to do this rant about a couple of issues but tis the season to be nice and not naughty as we all know that is for me the norm LOL ~ what I do want to mention December is a rough month for a lot of people especially those already dealing with depression ~ the holidays make it rougher with missing family, friends that have passed or no longer with them due to divorce or separation ~ little kindness and patience are needed just remind them you are there for them and mean it ~ saying hello, sending a short email or whatever you can to tell them they are in your thoughts ♥  hugzz

Shot at Virtue using Hera pose #5 that was a gift from the WOH5 hunt ♥

wearing:

Pud’s Very Subtle Bounce Physics
CATWA HEAD Catya v3.2
DeeTaleZ Mesh BEAUTY MOLE
IKON Odyssey Eyes- Nymph
LEGENDAIRE Anitta JEANS MAITREYA
Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1
TRUTH / Livia
Chop Zuey Willow Love – Engagment Ring
[hh] Veronica Coat MAITREYA
-KC- YETI WINTER BOOTS

SL Winter…

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Its beginning to look a lot like Winter Wonderland around SL and I absolutely love it ~ especially with none of the biting cold effects that come being outside…wearing my heavy warm sweater by Perch that was a prize from the WOH, my Ugg boots and yes my hat because where I went it was snowing a lot…  Footprints in the Snow is a gorgeous sim with a lot of photo ops for you to take ~ if you are not too noisy you can get up close to the reindeer like I did *grinz* Winter is one of my favorite RL seasons and the creativity is limitless in SL that I am finding bunches of sims that have changed to winter that I will be exploring ~ there will be coming up soon the start of Advent season with various stores participating that I will try my best to keep you informed ~ Peace on Earth hunt starts also and that one is probably the biggest hunt of the season ♥  December will be a very full month that my wish is you will stick around with me ~ until then remember to take time out for yourself and this is your SL make the most out of what you want ~ hugzz♥♥

Shot at Footprints in the Snow using the pose from Hera another prize from the WOH hunt

Wearing
amara beauty ~ Charlotte in Honey PP October/Catwa
Pud’s Very Subtle Bounce Physics
**RE** Luxy Rings – Maitreya Bento
Alyce – Ugg Boots
Cae :: Thalia :: Necklace
CATWA HEAD Catya v3.2
DeeTaleZ Mesh BEAUTY MOLE
IKON Odyssey Eyes- Nymph
Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1
NO.MATCH_NO.EASY.
Perch – WOH Sweater [LARA]
Scandalize. Jana. Maitreya Jeans~Group Gift
Chop Zuey Willow Love – Engagement Ring

shopaholics…

Budget

Even shopaholics love bargains and being this is a huge shopping day “Black Friday we both knew that SL is not immune to taking part in …we got a lot from our go-to list “Seraphim” that listed 90% of the stores that are advertising Black Friday specials ~ sadly I wish the list would have included details about the sales and before I begin this is just IMO regarding the “sales” ~ there were a number of stores that really had some fantastic bargains giving you a true “Black Friday” sale…each store did have its own version of sales, a lot was fatpacks only that am not a huge fan of buying ~ some had removed everything except the fatpacks that gave you no choice to buy any single colors ~ yes I understand stores need to make money it is just that I would have bought several different items of different single colors that might have exceeded the cost of couple fatpacks but my choice was taken away.  Again this was just my opinion regarding the Black Friday sale of just selling fatpacks and nothing else…Dena and I got really some fabulous bargains mostly half off or a lot were even under 75L ~ the outfits that we are wearing did come from Fifty Linden Friday event ~ the sweater dresses came from erratic and my hair is from Wasabi ~ now I just have to unpack, sort and put into folders another chore am not fond of is cleaning my inventory that is for another day ~ enjoy your weekend and will be back soon ♥hugzz

Shot at Backdrop City using [ west end ] pose “See what you’re seeing” ~

Dena wearing 

Pud’s Very Subtle Bounce Physics
.::Supernatural::. Balian #4 Silver/nose stud
MINA Hair – Lily
CATWA HEAD Catya 3.2
erratic / malin – sweater / pink xmas (maitreya) ~ 50L
IKON Odyssey Eyes- Industrial
Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1
-KC- YETI WINTER BOOTS / PAIR

Am wearing

Pud’s Very Subtle Bounce Physics
/Wasabi Pills/ Ginny Windblown Mesh Hair ~ 50L
CATWA HEAD Catya v3.2
DeeTaleZ Mesh BEAUTY MOLE
EF: Nimbus Necklace
erratic / malin – sweater / pink xmas ~ 50L
IKON Odyssey Eyes Nymph
Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1
Chop Zuey Willow Love – Engagment Ring –
KC- YETI WINTER BOOTS / PAIR

Good cause

ScareMe

Yes am back as my RL Dog/House Sitting is keeping me busy, which means I am pretty much unplugged since I only have a desktop ~ will help with my Christmas ~ now if you are looking for something to do that is for a good cause the Scare Me Silly event is ongoing with a lot of tricks/treat goodies for you ~ some of you just might know someone that has diabetes and a lot of the proceeds will go towards trying to find cures and assist individuals to help improve their lifestyle as they live with diabetes…A lot of designers have graciously created some items that 100% will go to this charity and will be able to show you one of them ♥

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Spiderwoman by BYRNE

Looking for a great costume for Halloween this will truly make an impression when you slip into this as well as grab an unsuspecting victim into your web hehehe ~ oh yes comes with those gloves, the Fang collar, and just remember those barbs are sharp ~ the xtra legs you can remove if you want ~ sexy, and very statement-making that the designer has made exclusive for this event and 100% will go to the Diabetes Foundation ~ Here is your ride to Scare Me Silly and to [BYNE] main store ~ enjoy…For those that have wondered about my blog, I will be back blogging full time starting on the 29th as I do have another long dog/house sitting job ~ till then remember to be good to yourselves ♥♥

wearing:
Pud’s Very Subtle Bounce Physics
(BYRNE) SpiderWoman Dress – MAITREYA
(BYRNE) SpiderWoman Fang Collar
(BYRNE) SpiderWoman Glove LT- Maitreya
(BYRNE) SpiderWoman Glove RT- Maitreya
(BYRNE) SpiderWoman Legs
-SECRETS- Spider Mask Gift from [Glitzz]
CATWA EYES RIG Catya v3.2
CATWA HEAD Catya v3.2
CCD – Nose Piercing
DeeTaleZ Mesh BEAUTY MOLE
Sintiklia Tanya
Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1
^^Swallow^^ Princess Ears

Isn’t she…

Isn't She

Remember Stevie Wonder’s song “Isn’t She Lovely” lyrics ~ am not a newborn but this song just popped into my brain when I took the selfie and no am not being conceited hehehe ~ this gorgeous jumpsuit Cassandra is LIZIAAH’s newest outfit that is at Designer Showcase this month ~ fits perfect on my Maitreya yet if you are worried please remember to try on the demo♥ Very chic looking that will really stand you out, in any event, you will be attending…close up so you can see the heels, and another close of the gorgeous bow & hair…

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Nany by HEELS

ooh these heels will give you height and make a statement at the same time ~ coming as a 2pack plus there will be a demo if you are not sure how they will look on you ~ absolutely love how they look ~ great colors and perfect fit♥

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Love the bow as it just gives that certain touch to the outfit ~ oh yes new hair that I bought at Hair Fair that if you want this please do not procrastinate as tomorrow is the last day and there are still a lot of bargains and gifts as well ~ what else is new is my skin “Twiggy” from 7 Deadly s[K]ins that is out at The Chapter Four Event ~a gorgeous skin that I chose to wear in the Butter tone ~  Designer Showcase is stuffed with goodies this month ~ its open now and rides to all stores will be below ~ enjoy♥

“True beauty is reflected in her soul” Audrey Hepburn

Shot at Designer Showcase using Magnifique Pose “Brick Wall” ~ rides to Heels, [LIZ], [BMS], Hair Fair, and The Chapter Four

wearing:
7 Deadly s[K]ins Twiggy in Butter @Chapter Four
Pud’s Very Subtle Bounce Physics (new)
Celtic Myst”Eternally” Claddagh Platinum Ring
CATWA HEAD Catya v3.2
Heels NANY night
IKON Odyssey Eyes- Midnight
Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1
[BMS] Hair BMAH03
[LIZ] Cassandra bow
[LIZ] Cassandra jumpsuit – Maitreya black
Shape ~ mine