I learned to knit about two years ago, at the side of my lovely oldest daughter, who herself had learned the craft in school. She was itching to teach it to somebody, and being pregnant with my now-youngest daughter, I wasn't going anywhere fast! In fact, I was already sitting on the couch quite a bit (with my feet up -- darn that pregnancy-induced hypertension!), so why not learn to knit?
I soon discovered that I could knit for myself all those cute wool diaper covers I kept seeing -- in fact, my first project (after the required knit "ball"...) was a ridiculously large soaker that my little one couldn't even wear until she was six months old (eight years between children does have the effect of making you forget how TINY they first come out!).
I knit happily along for two years, until this past Valentine's Day, while trying to…
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