Lauren Gets Crafty

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Christmas Stockings

My grandmother has knit Christmas stockings (the same pattern) for everyone in the family for decades.  My parents each have one.  She knit one for me when I was a baby.  My sister has one.  When Matt and I got married, she knit one for him.  Now, she’s knit one for Ginny:


The answer to life, the universe, and everything is NOT 42!  It’s wool. Yesterday, Ginny wore wool as a diaper cover for the first time.  The interweb, and my few cloth-diapering friends assured me that wool makes an effective diaper cover (in the form of soakers and longies).  I trusted enough to knit a pair [...]

37 Weeks, almost 38

So, here’s my belly at 37 weeks: That was only five days ago, and things have already changed… Think lower and droopier. The baby can come any time now, as baby’s considered full term and I can deliver at the birth center between 37 and 42 weeks. Outside of that, it’d definitely be the hospital [...]

Fur Baby

Guess who made an appearance on Dog Art Today last week?