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Aug 112011
 

A “Thank you!” to Greycloak, Paul, Loren, Kellie and Meyra for contributing to this article.
READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY. Here’s a gifter for the new Serving Susie project. This is an alternative way of completing the project, which many people seem to prefer. The gifter part is towards the middle of this post, after a lot of explanations that I would appreciate you reading.

Not really sure what this is, but I *think* that this new Chocolate Station might be another “Energy Hog Station” like the coffee, drink bar, and ice cream cart.

Well, whatever. We needed another headache after the last one with the nightmarish lost pages goals. Didn’t we? (shakes her head no)

This gifter might be especially useful to you today since Cafe World is having some major service outages. I can’t even ask for some of these parts in the normal way, so I’m going to have to use this myself!

 

You would have to send “ask for” type requests from inside the game to specific friends and hope and hope some more that you picked the right type of friends that would respond to your request.

Instead, you can use this by linking it to your wall, and asking in general that any available friends send you whatever part you happen to need. This is how I use gifters like this. I link it, ask for whatever part, and remove it from my wall as soon as I get what I need, then repost it, and ask for a different part.. remove it when I get the parts I need.. etc etc. Alternatively, you can just use this to gift the parts to your friends.

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Jul 282011
 

A “Thank you!” to Loren, Paul and “Greycloak” for contributing to this article.
READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY. Here’s a gifter for the new 4x Cooking Station project. This is an alternative way of completing the project, which many people seem to prefer. The gifter part is towards the middle of this post, after a lot of explanations that I would appreciate you reading.

You will need to build this as part of the new 4x Cooking Station goals. They’re not too difficult, but you may want to look at the overview page I wrote so you can plan your cooking accordingly.

Normally, you would have to send “ask for” type requests from inside the game to specific friends and hope and hope some more that you picked the right type of friends that would respond to your request.

Instead, you can use this by linking it to your wall, and asking in general that any available friends send you whatever part you happen to need. This is how I use gifters like this. I link it, ask for whatever part, and remove it from my wall as soon as I get what I need, then repost it, and ask for a different part.. remove it when I get the parts I need.. etc etc. Alternatively, you can just use this to gift the parts to your friends.

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Jul 232011
 

A “Thank you!” to Paul, Loren and Kellie for contributing to this article.
READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY. Here’s a gifter for the new Dog House project. This is an alternative way of completing the project, which many people seem to prefer. The gifter part is towards the middle of this post, after a lot of explanations that I would appreciate you reading.

Sally Dog from Cafe World and Charlie Dog from Looney Tunes. Kindred Pointers?

This project finds us building a dog house for Grandma’s dog Sally. I’m not sure exactly what sort of dog Sally is, but I’m going to guess that she’s at least 50% pointer. (Dere it is! Dere it is! Dere it is!)

You need to build this as soon as you can – at least before completing the Lost and Super Lost recipes. Yes, they were also part of this update and no, I don’t have anything for them yet. They’re unrealistically complicated and I need more data before I can post anything useful. I’m working on it though, promise.

 

Normally, you would have to send “ask for” type requests from inside the game to specific friends and hope and hope some more that you picked the right type of friends that would respond to your request.

Instead, you can use this by linking it to your wall, and asking in general that any available friends send you whatever part you happen to need. This is how I use gifters like this. I link it, ask for whatever part, and remove it from my wall as soon as I get what I need, then repost it, and ask for a different part.. remove it when I get the parts I need.. etc etc. Alternatively, you can just use this to gift the parts to your friends.

Continue reading »