Banana, doula wife to Papa Banana and mother to Banana One, Banana Two, Banana Three, Banana Four...
~Katie~ married to J, mom to DD- A 13 yrs ,DS- L 7yrs , and my little nursling DD2- R 5yrs.
I've always gone down two needle sizes from my gauge. They still stretch out over time though, so either way I think a tie is useful.
Superhero and mother to Peanut (03/20/09) and Twig (01/20/2012). Fighting for the rights of mothers out there who and much more!