Hedgehog Knits

Adventures in knitting from the eastern edge of Canada.

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Becoming a Mom

I'm delighted to announce that sometime around early September, there will be a new addition to the Hedgehog Knits family.

Nick and I are expecting a baby, a daughter actually. We're very excited first-time parents-to-be, and our families are just over the moon about it. This will be the first little girl on both sides of the family (with several little boy cousins already). Now, the real question is what to knit first?! To be fair, I have already knit and put away a Cardigan for Merry:

But, it's size 18 mo, and I made it before I found out the gender. Now that I know that I can knit girly things, I have a lot more patterns to choose from. By happy coincidence, a new LYS is opening up in my neighbourhood in the coming days (bringing the total in the city to 2), so I will be heading over there this weekend to pick up something fun, and possibly pink!

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Blogger Kristen said...

Congratulations! You have much to look forward to.
I am a long-time lurker who can't remember how she got here, but share many of the interests in your sidebar.
Have fun collecting girly patterns and buying lots of pink yarn!

6:11 p.m.  
Anonymous Leanne said...

Ooooh the possibilities! There are so many awesome baby patterns out there!

Congratulations to both of you. And big hugs.

6:15 p.m.  
Anonymous Daisy said...

Congratulations! Little girls are so much fun to dress up!

7:47 p.m.  
Blogger Marianne said...

Huge Congratulations to you, Nick, your family... and your baby (yes, she IS to be congratulated :^) !!!
What wonderful news!
You're going to have so much fun knitting little girl things.

9:36 a.m.  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Congratulations from another long-time lurker! Since your last post in December I've been wondering what's going on and now we see: it's magic! Hmmm, knit baby things and get baby, eh? All the best, Karen in California

12:54 a.m.  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Congrats !

I was wondering why there were so many baby knits that you were queuing on ravelry!

~ betseydoodle

12:23 p.m.  
Blogger Sarah said...

So many congratulations :) Have fun with the little girl knits

5:07 p.m.  
Blogger Caffeine Girl said...

Congratulations! You're on the most exciting roller-coaster in the world!

6:48 a.m.  

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