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A 30 year old wife and mother. I work in table games at a local casino. I read, stitch, and play games on my computer. And I seem to be totally in love with owls for some reason. ;)

Tuesday, January 6, 2009

A House Without Books

Hello. My name is BW and I'm a serial starter.

LOL

Yes, I started a new pattern. It is one my mother and I picked up when I was in Georgia.



Glitter Gulch Needleworks
A House Without Books

I would be a lot farther than I am now if the dreaded frog hadn't come visiting. I really don't remember inviting him, but he sure showed up.




I ended up frogging all the blue on the right hand side because I skipped a row in the top panel. I didn't notice it until I finished the blue on the right and then started on the left. Hello froggie! That put me a few hours behind. Not sure when I will get it finished. I am hoping to be able to work on it on Thursday.

I took Thursday off from work this week. Ended up calling in Saturday night, too. I think between the holidays and the funky schedule I just really needed a break. Wish I could take nice month long vacation, but that isn't going to happen any time soon! LOL

12 comments:

Terri said...

Looks great. Cannot wait to see more. Sorry that the frog came to visit.

sales said...

I like that saying. I think it is so true. I go to some houses and don't see a single book a round and I think how sad.

The stitching looks great too!

Rene la Frog said...

Sorry about the froggies, just send them home to me. Great progress and that will be really cute when done

Lou's addictions said...

Cute pattern, the frogs must have came to you after their visit to me last week (i had to frog on 25 count laguna stitching over 1) talk about frustrating! I hope they dont come back to you

GoldenAngelsWorks said...

LOL Looks great BW.... That is what hubby would call me too... serial starter.... LOL

Keep up the great work.

Kathy said...

I like this one. Actually I have done this one. LOL It is sitting in the box of other stitched pieces just waiting to be finished into something. :)

Kelly said...

Great start and I love the fabby! xx

Carolyn NC said...

Sorry about the frogs. I love this pattern. I saw it awhile back and had to have it. Nice to see it stitched!

Shari said...

how very pretty!!! So sorry about the frog visiting. He sure gets around thou, doesn't he?!?!

Lana said...

This is adorable! Dumb frogs! Hope you sent them packin', and they won't return!!
Happy stitching!

~A Joyful Stitcher~

Nancy said...

Love the window and the backstitching at the top! Such a lovely design. Hope you are near the finish by now.

Patti said...

Looks terrific and I'm a serial starter too or I used to be. Now I won't let me start anything else until I have finished what I'm stitching. SO BORING! Because if I don't like what I'm stitching I won't let me stitch. Now how dumb is that? Love Patti xxx