feeling groovy!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by alder, Dec 29, 2013.

  1. alder

    alder New Egg

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    Hello Fellow BYC fans,

    I just got started with 4 hens in a coop I designed and built myself. One of my goals was to use as many re-purposed materials as possible in building my coop and this was the kick I needed to just be real about my love of recycling, re-purposing, finding ways to use "stuff" creatively, but to accomplish real tasks. I know from reading these threads that many of you feel the same way. There is something very satisfying, even spiritual, about this way of living. I've been talking about doing this for 2 years, and my family is just shaking their heads going huh??? I turned 50 this year, and I know this sounds crazy, but I kind of thought of myself as a kid in an adult body, but now I think of myself as an adult who still feels like a kid! 50 is the age when you realize you have more life experience than 50% of the people you have to deal with! Ha! So, thank you to everyone for sharing your ideas and looking forward to a healthful year in body, mind and spirit!
     
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  2. Hengri-La

    Hengri-La New Egg

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    Welcome! I just became a member of the flock too! [​IMG]
     
  3. Chickenpen

    Chickenpen Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello Alder. Welcome to BYC! I am a Newbie myself but I can vouch for the friendliness of the people here. I don't have an Avatar but I'm working on it.
     
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  4. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Hey, Alder, that kid still resides within this 72 year old body, but then I look into the mirror. [​IMG] Welcome to BYC.
     
  5. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    [​IMG] to BYC!

    50 isn't old yet. You are still a kid! 54 here. LOL

    Great to have you aboard and enjoy BYC!
     
  6. ChicknsRock

    ChicknsRock Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]
     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  8. d3l80y

    d3l80y Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi good luck with it Im new to it too this year.
     
  9. chickenneighbor

    chickenneighbor Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to BYC!
     

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