is for Frogs
Pretty much since I was 14 years old, I have been a collector of all things frog. I can not pin down when, why or how this obsession started. All I know is, it happened.
I think some of it stems from being in love with this guy:
I mean seriously? What's not to love?
Anyway, this obsession slowly began to take over my life, my house, my car. Everyone, and I do mean everyone, was buying anything and everything froggy for me. I had stuffed animals, glass and ceramic figurines, clothing, jewelry, purses, key chains, movies. You name it, I probably had it.
To help feed this habit, my 2 good friends were also collectors of all things frog.
As I got older, married with children and the whole nine yards, the pieces I was given for birthdays and Christmas got better and better. No more dollar store frog items for me. This was high quality shit.
One of the collections I treasure the most, is one my grandma started me on. For those of you familiar with Beatrix Potter (commonly known for Peter Rabbit), Royal Dalton made a collection of items all about Jeremy Fisher. Here is a piece I have: