I've had problems harvesting a few plants that I'd been able to in the past after one of the Eco Living patches. Seasons hadn't changed or anything since the last time I'd harvested, so I assume it's some sort of bug.
I almost always start with just a single Sim and they're the households I play the most. They don't always stay as a single Sim and I usually lose interest once I add more. I don't think I've had a family make it past the third generation because I …
I like to start from nothing, but get bored once they've saved up too many Simoleons, so I start over again.
I wish there was more we could do with our funds, then I might play a single save for longer.