First Egg!!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by grampsjim, Feb 22, 2014.

  1. grampsjim

    grampsjim In the Brooder

    Feb 6, 2014
    Ardmore, Oklahoma
    Hello y'all!! I'm an Okie from the SE part of the state, but born and raised a Texan. I grew up with a multitude of chickens and a menagerie of other animals. I married my Okie Indian and have been here every since.
    I finally talked the hubs into building me a coop and run which he finished about a month ago. We stocked it with assorted breeds of
    hens and pullets. We were about to give up when lo and behold, I got my first egg today!! It's a pretty pricey egg though as we spoil our girls rotten!
    I have posted on a couple of other treads but never introduced myself. So again, Hello y'all!!
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  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

    Mar 21, 2011
    New Mexico, USA
    My Coop

    Congrats on that first egg!!! How EGG-citing! What are you going to do with it?? We couldn't wait to fry ours up the moment we brought it into the house. [​IMG]

    Great to have you aboard and enjoy BYC!
  3. chicken-herder

    chicken-herder Chirping

    Jan 15, 2014
    Cape Town, South Africa
    Congratulations! I can't wait for my first egg! I am planning to bake a granadilla cake with it- will be a small cake ;) [​IMG]
  4. grampsjim

    grampsjim In the Brooder

    Feb 6, 2014
    Ardmore, Oklahoma
    The hubs gets to eat the first one because he worked so hard on the coop and run. We're crazy about these silly things!

    P.S. It was a black australorp who gave us our first egg! She's almost as crazy about us as we are her!
    Last edited: Feb 22, 2014
  5. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

    Feb 18, 2011
    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC! Congratulations on that first egg! May they lay many more for you!
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  6. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Crowing

    Mar 26, 2011
    Upper Peninsula Michigan
    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan [​IMG]

    Love first eggs - they are especially delicious due to the anticipation added in

  7. Alright Okie, [​IMG] great o have your family joining the BYC flock [​IMG]

    Ya know even after more then forty years I get so excited when that first egg
    arrives and in great condition to boot ........ [​IMG]
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Congratulations on the first egg - the first of many yet to come

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