Okay, enough for those self-pity moments!  Its been ages since my last post here LOL!

Anyways, just for my reference I am including some links of useful SIMS tricks and house designs.  hehe.

http://www.bbgsite.com/socialgames/content/the-sims-social/tips/summer-house-theme-desigens-for-inspiration.shtml

http://blog.pagespot.org/page/item/236-cheat-sims-social-creating-a-unique-design-for-your-sims-house.html