Tag Archives: homesteader

  1. Progress on the Ice Shack Chicken Coop


    September 18, 2016 by Mike Oscar Hotel

    Just a few pictures from my work over the past few weeks. Before: After: I got the roof decking on …
    Continue reading

  2. Our First Chicken in Maine

    Leave a comment

    September 6, 2016 by Mike Oscar Hotel

    One of the more heartbreaking things we had to do in Colorado was get rid of my daughter’s prized rooster, …
    Continue reading

  3. Something is Rotten in the Shed


    September 4, 2016 by Mike Oscar Hotel

    ….and it isn’t one of those easy answers, like a woodchuck or something dead. This is the shed.  At one …
    Continue reading

  4. What is a Homestead Without Chickens?


    August 29, 2016 by Mike Oscar Hotel

    One of the hardest things about leaving Colorado was abandoning our chickens.  If you don’t think backyard chickens are a …
    Continue reading

  5. A Farm on 30 Acres


    August 28, 2016 by Mike Oscar Hotel

    We bought a farm on 30 acres here in Maine and moved in a two weeks ago.  Half of it …
    Continue reading

  6. Anti-Fascism Bunnies


    June 13, 2015 by Mike Oscar Hotel

    So, this is your warning.  This is a political post.  It is not anti-left or anti-right, though I’m pretty much …
    Continue reading

  7. Another Yard Rabbit Follow Up


    June 13, 2015 by Mike Oscar Hotel

    I decided to catch the yard rabbit kits a few weeks ago and inspect them for any health issues.  I …
    Continue reading

© Mike Hotel and www.tinyhomesteaders.com, 2012-2016. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Mike Hotel and www.tinyhomesteaders.com with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.

Contact us!

You can email us questions, comments, suggestions or anything else to tinyhomesteaders@gmail.com.

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

The Geek Homestead

Suburban homesteading, homeschooling, and baking

My Blog

Just another WordPress.com site

Spring Creek Farm

A small farm in rural Montana.

Incrementally Stepping Towards Homesteading

...because each step forward is one step closer

The Happy Homesteaders

Live, Learn, and Grow...Naturally.

Slater Creek Cabin

Where life slows down

This Got My Attention

Some things that got my attention


the contents of this website are mine personally and do not reflect any position of the U.S. government or the peace corps

Paca Pride Guest Ranch

Base Camp for your Mountain Loop Experience


"Mountains cannot be surmounted except by winding paths." -- Goethe


who is auntie chelle

mpls homestead

close to the earth in the city

Larry & Stephanie Holden

Politics, Ham Radio, Prepping, Homesteading and the Bible

Good Life Ranch

Heritage food for a sustainable future.


Everything chickens in towns and cities!

Homesteading NJ

Keeping the garden in the Garden State.

Experiencing Local

An interested and invested perspective of my economy

Witching the Homestead

Living self-sufficiently and close to nature.


four decades of organic vegetable gardening and barely a clue

Want Some Honey

Beekeeping with the bees best interest in mind


A Journey into the world of Beekeeping

Our Simple, Sustainable Life

Changing our world one dollar, one meal, one chapter at a time


Tales of an urban bee farmer


Downtown, home gardening, using biodynamic and permaculture methods to produce as much of our own food at 6600 ft. in the Rocky Mountains as possible, then preparing it Weston A. Price style, leaning toward Paleo!

Daren Hess

Letting Bees Thrive

Deb's Vintage Home

Crafts, Gardening, Recipes

From My Backyard

Back Yard Gardening - From My Backyard

REAL food Garden & Apiary | blog

We are an urban homestead based on natural, holistic and sustainable principles. Our livestock includes chickens & honey bees and we cultivate fruits, vegetables and kitchen herbs.


Light is Everything!

Family Yields

one family's approach to permaculture

Gold Hill Homestead

living on less

Little Fall Creek

A Family Builds A Homestead In The Rain

My Plot

My blog about my house, garden, and goings on.

Tiny House Of Our Own, Gypsy Style

Joining the Tiny House Movement

Union Homestead

An urban homesteading family move to the country; still a story of trial and error...a lot of error!

Lulu's Musings

Weaving together the threads of life

Rosewood Wellness

Maine Health + Wellness


Just another WordPress.com site

Restorable Living

The art of reclaiming daily life.

M. Landers

Fiction, Essays, Family, and Rabbit Trails...

Johnson Family Farmstead

The Johnson Family Homesteading Journal