Category Archives: The Sims 4

TS4 Work

Mac ‘Initialization error at start up’ since patch 1.24

Patch has been released but lots of Mac users are reporting that their games will not load. They are getting the following error message –


Initialization error at start up.


The numbers in bold uniquely identify this issue. EA are aware of it and hopefully addressing it. In the meantime the workaround is to simply press any key to skip through the intro videos. There are main threads for this over at AHQ and the officials:

Edit – that was quick! EA have already released an update to fix the issue (28/10/16) 😀

Hidden Spring – a new Sims 4 lot


My builds are like buses at the moment – nothing for ages then two show up in quick succession 😀

This 40×30 residential lot is ideal for garden lovers. Fully landscaped with a swimmable pond and vegetable garden. You can see tons of pictures here and download it directly here



New Sims 4 build – The Green House


A lovely little house set amongst lush planting, on all levels, and surrounded by water. As always no CC, fully play tested, and I didn’t even use MOO for this build so no problem when placing it.

Download Link –