To repair electronics and other things, such as a broken sink, drag them into the trashcan located in the front yard. Then, buy new ones and replace them accordingly all within the time limit to earn a skill point.
Camera control is vital as it allows you to view specific objects and perform actions when you cannot normally see them. In order to pan the camera around, slide your finger across the screen. To zoom in and out, use the slider bar on the right hand portion of the screen. To orbit with the camera and get a bird's eye view, touch the screen with two fingers.
Happy Sims lead to success. To progress through the game, meet new Sims and participate in activities, you will need to maintain your Sim happy. To do this, make sure you are involved in various activities, stay sociable, and learn new skills such as cooking or fishing.
Gardening will save you money. You can start a fruit and vegetable garden along the side of your house if you upgrade it within Build mode. To purchase seeds for planting, stop by the Hobby Shop in town. Remember that fertilizer also helps them grow quicker.
To get a job, apply at the places that do not look like houses. All jobs pay aroundthe same wage. When you start, you earn 100 Simoleons a day. To rank up, reach "best friend" status with your boss. This will make getting a raise easier. Go over to their house and scroll down to the "Ask for raise" option. If they do not give you a raise, the skills you need to rank up will appear.
In order to earn a cooking skill, you must first complete the cooking tutorial successfully. You must keep the pots cooking without allowing them to boil over. To do this, touch a pot to select it then shake the iPhone to keep the heat down and stir the pot. Do this enough times in the given amount of time and you will earn one point.
In order to cook in general, you must first buy a recipe from the local "Corsican Bistro" located by the beach. Once you have done this, go to the grocery store "Quickmart" to buy your ingredients. You can also grow them in your garden if you have already upgraded your house, which saves time and money.
Your Sims have needs, which is why in the lower left hand corner of the screen you must pay attention to their current status and see what requires attention. This could range from hunger to bad hygiene and can reflect your Sim's mood.
Watch for the queued actions located in the top left portion of the screen. If you are waiting on your Sim to perform an action, make sure they are not currently busy with other various tasks. To delete some, tap the icon.