Sunday, July 22, 2012

Some stitching and other stuff..

I have been so bad about stitching this summer.. I keep thinking "I will get off the computer" then I think of just "one more thing" I want to do while I'm online.. which leads to another and another.  I really need to get a timer or set the alarm on my phone or something! I did get a little stitching done tonight- I am working on one of the pieces for my friend.  It is a picture of the Alamo- looks like the Alamo doesn't it? ha ha! Sorry for the dark photo-when I used the flash it was all washed out.

I've worked a little bit on my LHN freebie - I made a lot better progress when I was on vacation! This has kind of turned into my lunchtime project- trouble is sometimes the book I read while I'm eating is so good I don't want to put it down when I'm finished eating and stitch!

I am slowly listing things on ebay again- if you read this in the next day and a half or so you will catch the first three- a couple of Dimensions kits- one with two cardinals and one with a puppy, also the 1995 P. Buckley Moss ornament kit.  My ebay ID is hannasmom1198 if you're interested! I plan on listing more items..so keep an eye out. I will say most of them might be older books/charts, but maybe there will be something there you've been looking for. :)

I just finished a great book called The Bone Garden by Tess Gerritsen.  It was a touching but also suspenseful story.  Dr. Maura Isles had a cameo in it, from the Rizzoli and Isles series, which are also on my 'to-read' list.  I'm now reading Vanishing Acts by Jodi Picoult but haven't gotten very far yet.

And lastly of course I have to add a pic of my silly Ginger- she is looking more Corgi-ish all the time, the fur around her neck is starting to fluff out more, etc. 
Waiting patiently for a bit of cheese--

 Silly sleeper...

And that is what I must go do- sleep!  I will try to post more often, or at least weekly, from now on!

5 comments:

Hazel said...

Lovely stitching! Your corgi is too cute. x

Deb said...

Welcomoe back! Have the same problem with the computer. Finally got away from that and then found angry birds game. Baaaaad angry birds..... Puppy is adorable!

Anonymous said...

My deepest sympathy to you and your family.

Your stitching looks very nice and your do is cute.

Marl

Jan said...

Tracey, thanks for visiting y blog and posting! Wanted to come and visit you and I was pleased to see you working on the LHN freebie. I have that finished and hanging on my wall...it continues to be one of my favorites! Enjoy!

Vickie said...

Totally understand! I get sucked in by pinterest! very pretty stitching and your furbaby is so cute!!