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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by laurajeanrose, Jul 19, 2011.

  1. laurajeanrose

    laurajeanrose New Egg

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    Hi! I've been lurking here for the past couple of months and thought that I'd make it official. [​IMG]
    My name is Laura and I live in southeastern Michigan. I just got six ISA Brown chicks in May. They're thriving and growing and provide me with at least one chuckle a day. We've gotten ducks in the past and I had chickens as a teenager, but this was my first time raising chicks.

    I found BackYardChickens.com when I was searching for answers to some of my early questions when the chicks were tiny. I kept coming back to learn more, find some answers and learn about the breed.

    I live in a somewhat rural area. We have 15 acres all together, but live on a busy road. My husband and I own and operate a water well drilling company, our kids are grown and one has left the nest. We have two Lab mix dogs and an indoor cat (the chickens have a fenced in yard). I love to read, write and do a little needlework. I love to walk in our woods when the mosquitoes and deerfly aren't attacking. My family means everything to me.
     
  2. gamebirdsonly

    gamebirdsonly Overrun With Chickens

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  3. StevenW.

    StevenW. Lovin' My Quackers!

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  4. Cadjien_De_Louisiane

    Cadjien_De_Louisiane SWLA Gamefowl Breeder

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    Hello from Southwest Louisiana, [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  5. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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  6. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  7. Leia's Chickens

    Leia's Chickens A Sunkissed Delight

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  8. BayouPoules

    BayouPoules Chillin' With My Peeps

    laurajeanrose,.. your name caught my eye,.. very pretty and feminine,.. I would like to say welcome to this great forum from down here in Louisiana [​IMG]

    You found BYC the same way a big majority did,.. looking for answers!
    Well as you have learned,. this is the place to learn and meet people just like yourself,.. and some kinda different folks too. It's nice that you and you DH have a business together,.. it's the American way!,.. providing water to others is a gift. [​IMG]
     
  9. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from a sizzling Ohio. So glad you joined. [​IMG]
     
  10. NonnasBabies

    NonnasBabies Muddy Acre Farms Premium Member

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