Hi! I'm Emily Fisse Cook

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by papercutouchy, Sep 25, 2013.

  1. papercutouchy

    papercutouchy Hatching

    Sep 25, 2013
    I went ahead and grabbed the template for some ideas. I am going to be using this site so so much... and I am glad it is here.

    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?

    I am brand new to raising chickens. I grew up between the fields in Indiana but our family never had chickens. We had rabbits and goats and the like but no chickens.
    I get my very first chicks the first or second of october!

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?
    I have 5 hens on the way.. A Silver Cuckoo Maran, Mille Fleur d'Uccle Bantam, Buff Brahma Bantam, Barred Plymouth Rock Bantam and a Silver Laced Polish.
    Yes, I picked for looks but I don't think that makes me shallow. It is a lot of variety and I hope that the Polish isn't too small compared to the bantams cause I don't want anyone to get picked on too much

    (3) What breeds do you have?
    I talk too much and already mentioned them.

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?
    Everytime I asked a chicken question, backyard chickens seemed to have the best answers. I figured I might as well join if I am going to spend so much time on here.

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?
    Let's see... I am an illustrator and I drive the wrecker at the local track... I love 4 wheeling, fishing and 30 minute naps in a hammock.

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.
    I married my husband Chuck a couple years ago and at that ripe bold age of 26 I became the stepmom of 4 and the stepgrandma of 1. I have been busy. We have a Boston Terrier that is as gentle as they come and a feisty cat that is bipolar. I am an illustrator/designer.

    I am just so glad for this site. I feel a little bit comfort that if I ever need help with anything, I have somewhere to go to ask questions.

    If anyone has any idea how such different chickens are likely to treat each other, please let me know. I thought that it might help that I am raising them from chicks and hopefully they will all get along, but I just don't know.

    Emily Fisse Cook

    Mr MKK FARMS Crowing

    Sep 27, 2012
    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
  3. AK Baha

    AK Baha Songster

    Jul 10, 2013
    Anchorage, Alaska.
  4. liz9910

    liz9910 Crowing

    Apr 8, 2012
    Northern California
    Welcome to BYC!
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO.

    Jun 15, 2012
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Glad you joined the flock [​IMG]

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