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Top 10 March (2018) Events

I love spring: the promise of warmer weather, the first signs of new life – in gardens, flower beds and pastures, and longer, sunnier days, and Easter. This week ends the first quarter of 2018 and I have no idea how that happened!! I bet you’re wondering if we fell off the face of the earth or something. Let’s see if I can recall everything that happened this month: 1) The shop has been updated! I still have a few more stitch marker sets to add but there are plenty of fun  ...

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2017 in review

It’s the end of the year already! How did that happen?! Disclaimer: The links in this post may be affiliate links.  If you purchase any products after clicking on these links, at no additional cost to you, A Simple Homestead will receive a small commission for making you aware of these important resources. One of my favorite business gurus to follow is Tara Swiger. Last December, I joined her program called The Starship. Sadly, I haven’t used the program nearly as much as I  ...

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NaNoWriMo 2017

In keeping with my pantser status (I’ll explain later), I’m writing today about something completely different.  Most of you probably looked at the title of this post and thought “Huh?”  I’m hoping there might be a few out there that recognize this acronym. NaNoWriMo stands for National Novel Writing Month.  It’s an annual event with thousands of participants – last year it was over 300,000!  The goal is in 30 days (the month of November) to write  ...

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Giveaways update

I realize I haven’t posted any giveaway listings in the last several weeks.  I apologize.  Summer just has too much going on and I’ve felt I need to spend more time outdoors, with my family and crafting … not necessarily in that order. Someday in the future I may post them again.  What I’d really like is to see if anyone reads the giveaway post links – so if you’d like to see me start them up again, would you mind leaving a comment here to let me know  ...

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If you see something you like but would prefer it in another format, don't hesitate to contact me! Standard configurations are: stitch markers, progress keepers or earrings. I know how important it is to have markers that will not snag on your yarn, so I strive to make my products as snag-free as possible! Dismiss