Great new book from Michael Delman about helping your child with their executive function issues.

Executive Function Getting You Down?

Do you know what executive function is? I’ll be honest, lots of people don’t and you usually only know the term after it’s a problem. When it’s a problem it’s a BIG problem, a parental tear your hair out nightmare. SO first, let me explain executive function, then I’ll tell you WHY I’m talking about executive…

Favorite crafts and patterns from around the web! My Workbasket

Leisure Arts Favorites- Weekly Wonders

In my mind when I think of crafts certain sources come to mind- The Workbasket magazine (surprise!) Annie’s Crafts/Attic/Catalog, and Leisure Arts. I feel like for me personally growing up with crafty relatives and trying new things these names were constant. I remember doing plastic canvas to make a Treasure Troll village from a Leisure…

Fun videos with a dose of yarny goodness! -- My Workbasket

YarnTube #1 – Projects in Progress, an Amazing Yarn Deal, and the Importance of Handicrafts

I recorded a fun little video today to just show you some of what I’ve been working on lately in my hoard of projects. I also show off an amazing bag of yarn I bought yesterday! Behold! Yarntube #1 and I hope there will be many more. The Monkey is from this Book The CAL…

A few photos I took at Mount Vernon, which is simply a wonderful place to visit!-- My Workbasket

Weekly Workbasket for September 17- Mount Vernon and More!

How was your week last week? Mine was simply delightful! Well, mostly. A little bit of stress and annoyance with my neighborhood, but let’s focus on all the good stuff instead! I had a pretty productive week craft wise, although I have several projects I want to finish today in order to be on my…

Square A for the Tunisian Throw Crochet Along-- My Workbasket

Tunisian CAL Block A- Tunisian Simple Stitch

I promised I wouldn’t leave you hanging on the CAL! I made this video to introduce how to make block A for the Crochet Along, using the Tunisian Simple Stitch. Next Tuesday there will be a new video for the stitch used in Block B, the Tunisian Crossed Stitch. This entire project is very beginner…