💦 We waste a lot of water every day, but at certain times, like during power outages, we really notice how much water we actually need. We can learn simple ways to conserve water by small changes, and that can make a big difference when water is scarce. 💧Read more
You learned how to make homemade vegan yogurt previously. Now learn ways to tweak the process with these tips and tricks for vegan yogurt making!Read more
To heat your home with wood or not? Is it a good choice for your homestead? We’ve listed our top ten reasons, but you get to decide!
Here’s a life hack you need to know about!
You can easily stir peanut butter the red neck way—and you can use simple household tools to to it! 🥜
Works for almond butter too!
Small business owners are all around, plugging along in their field of work. You know some. How will you show your appreciation this year?Read more
We built a greenhouse on our homestead! Find out my top seven reasons why I love it for homeschool and family!Read more
There are so many great reasons to save your garden seeds! It’s fun! It’s easy! Learn more now!Read more
Three Years Off Grid—The Good, The Bad, The Ugly…and the Blessings? What have we learned in our three + years off grid? What would we do differently if we could do it over again? Should YOU live in your camper while building or setting up your off grid homestead? We will discuss a few lessons…Read more
Activated charcoal is one of the most useful and versatile natural remedies available. Find out practical uses and applications of medicinal charcoal for health and healing.Read more
Wood and Rebar Railings for our Loft and Stairs Recently, Andrew went to work on some rebar railings for our loft and our stairs. This is our middle son, Andrew ? Let me say, they ended up taking way more time than we thought they would! But that’s how we seem to roll! It’s totally not…Read more
If you’ve ever made a charcoal poultice, you know it can be a messy process!
Here is a great way to make a neat and clean (and easy) charcoal poultice as a maturely remedy!
The Top 10 Most Read Blog Posts of 2020Read more
Need Gift Ideas for an Off Grid Teen? Ah…teens! Do you feel stumped when you see a teen whose family lives off grid? Do you wonder what he thinks about this life and how you can give him something that he’ll use! It’s common. And there is no answer that will cover every teen. My…Read more
Tools Trump Toys!! Several years ago, I wrote this post for my homeschooling group. It remains my most popular post and my favorite of all times. When I transferred my Lessons and Lessons blog over here to Ridge Haven Homestead last year, I assumed that all of my posts had come along. Sadly, this one…Read more
Welcome to the Homestead Blog Hop! Howdy and happy Blog Hop day! It’s a busy week here at Ridge Haven Homestead–been too busy to blog! But at least we get to blog hop! Hope your week is going well, and thanks for sharing your posts here! ? Now on to the Hop Homestead Blog Hop…Read more