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New Mexico says HI

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by greenchickeneer, Dec 11, 2009.

  1. greenchickeneer

    greenchickeneer Out Of The Brooder

    Dec 7, 2009
    Albuquerque, NM
    How did I get here? Well, our friends asked us to take care of their chickens for the weekend. As a bonus we got to keep the eggs. Well on a whim my husband suggested that we get an incubator and incubate them. And.....well.....we did! I got a big old chicken off of craigslist and now we are frantically preparing for our hatch due on Christmas! [​IMG] I know nothing about chickens, but my mom had chickens as a child so she is helping and this site has become our favorite place.
    We haven't been so excited about something since our first child was born probably. And 3 weeks feels like 9 months!
    Hope we are successful and satisfied with our chickens. Also excited about having our own eggs.
    We have 2 little kids a son and a daughter 3 and 18 months. They are also excited.
    We have 3 acres out east of Albuquerque and have needed something to do out here so this is our answer for the time being. I am a city girl so we'll se if these chickens can make a country girl out of me. [​IMG]
  2. shay20

    shay20 Shay's Flock of Fun

    Jul 31, 2008
    in the wild, Mass
    [​IMG] new mexico from mass.
    and [​IMG]
    and i am sending hatching vibes your way [​IMG]
  3. mamawolf544

    mamawolf544 Unbreakable Heart

    Apr 29, 2009
    alvarado, Tx
    [​IMG] from Texas.

    Good luck on your little chicks. And have fun. [​IMG]
  4. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from S. Florida! Glad you joined us!
  5. bargain

    bargain Love God, Hubby & farm Premium Member

    Apr 13, 2008
    Bowdon, GA
    [​IMG] from our small organic principalled farm where we raise and sell milk goats, bunnies/rabbits, hatching eggsand babies from: guineas, turkeys, chickens of all kinds, ducks. Also sell chemical free veggies and cooking herbs and flowers. Enjoy BYC and have a blessed day and happy hatching.
  6. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    [​IMG] from Washington

    Glad you're here


    I am sure you will enjoy this forum!

  8. Cornychick

    Cornychick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 12, 2009
    Sebastian County, AR
  9. 3goodeggs

    3goodeggs pays attention sporadically

    May 22, 2009
    North Central Florida
    How cool are you all? I would have eaten them.
    Have fun! The kids will be awed.

    ...and, just so you know, your lives will never be the same. [​IMG]
  10. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

    Jul 24, 2009

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