Homestead Update October 2019

Homestead Update:  Happenings and Project Updates What’s Happening at Ridge Haven? Currently we have so many projects that are in-progress. So I thought a homestead update would be nice. Little by little we are tackling them, according to our time, money, tools available, and weather. Past Homestead Updates Here’s what we’ve done recently leading up…

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7 Reasons to Bring Back the Old-Fashioned Work Bee!

What is a Work Bee, and what is so wonderful about one? If you’ve ever read some of the old stories, like the Little House on the Prairie books or stories from former pioneer times, you may have come across the idea of a work bee. Depending on the nature of the project needed help…

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Homestead Blog Hop 261

Welcome to the Homestead Blog Hop! It’s Finally feeling like Fall! I love the Autumn time, but here in East TN, we’ve been having a long summer, weather-wise!  But all of the sudden, we have those nice crisp nights, the chilly mornings, and we even have a bit of color in the trees! Yay for…

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Homestead Blog Hop 260 & Encouragement

Welcome to the Homestead Blog Hop! HI! I’m glad you’re here! Do you need an encouraging word?  I do!  We all do!  Some days we just feel our need of a good word more than others! If you’re having one of those days, I hope the following promise will lift you up like it has…

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Homestead Blog Hop 258

Welcome to the Homestead Blog Hop! October!   Can you believe it? Believe it or not, October is here! Around here, you’d never know it by the temperatures, though.  We are hot and dry, and bonfire plans have to be on hold because of fire hazards and burn bans!  Crazy! The seasonal change has brought…

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Homestead Blog Hop 255

Welcome to the Homestead Blog Hop! Thanks for stopping by for the blog hop! You may have noticed that we missed last week’s hop!  But here we are again this week, so I hope that it was worth the wait! If you accidentally stumbled across this blog hop, and wonder what a blog hop is…

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Coming soon…Homestead Blog Hop 255

We are having a few technical glitches with getting the Homestead Blog Hop Up today. Please check back periodically! It’ll get posted for sure by this afternoon/evening! Or tomorrow…time will tell! 😉 Ok–due to circumstances out of my control, it has been decided to postpone the Blog Hop for next week. Please come back Wednesday!…

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Homestead Tofu Breakfast Scramble

My Favorite Breakfast–Tofu Breakfast Scramble & Taters.  A Plant-Based Feast! This post may contain affiliate links. So I’ve been AWOL again in the blogging community. Life has been so busy. We have two teen boys, and one about to turn thirteen, and we’ve been doing a lot more running around these days with their activities….

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Homestead Blog Hop 252

Welcome to the Homestead Blog Hop! I can’t believe that another week has passed, and we are coming up on the Homestead Blog Hop again! Here at Ridge Haven Homestead Blogging has taken a back seat for me this week, and I’ve not even had a chance to visit my blog at all.  I’ve been…

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Friday Friendship Feature #8–Vegan Burgers & Creamy Cashew Gravy

Recipes for Vegan Oat Burgers, Copy-Cat Arby’s Fries, and Creamy Cashew Gravy It’s time for a Friday Friendship Feature sharing again! Did you miss me last week? I think that life got crazy, and I skipped the feature. I’ve been working on my education to renew my long-lapsed RN license, and every spare minute I’ve…

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Homestead Blog Hop 251

Welcome to the Homestead Blog Hop! HOW is your week? Here in East Tennessee, the kids are hopping on yellow school buses and heading back to school!  Today was the first day for many of them! Here on our homestead, we are doing an intensive math month!  Playing a little catch-up game before “officially” starting…

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