Lazy post: Cornhusker fan

 

You know the adage, “buy your kid a toy and he’ll play with the box….”

Well, give a kid a corn husk doll, and she’ll shun the store-bought versions.

Ever since we acquired these string-bound husks, the kids temporarily demoted their legit doll population.

(No, I don’t have the craft gene; they were made at a weekend event. If you’ve got a hankering to make your own, this blog offers a nice demo.)

For the past few days, Hadley has rushed home to dress her corn husk creation.

I just hope this isn’t a voodoo doll. In this photo the garment Hadley’s fashioning appears distinctly noose-like….