(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? I get my first hatching eggs about 2 months ago. It all started with a science fair project for my son and I fell in love. We had some major bumps along the way loosing our first 2 batches but were locking down for hatching on our 3rd batch and I hope to be a proud chicken mom in a few days. (2) How many chickens do you have right now? Currently 17 eggs at 18 days incubation (3) What breeds do you have? I have a mix of eggs including, Icelandics, Black Copper Marans, Barbanters, and who knows what else. Kind of exciting waiting to find out. Its like Christmas morning. (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? Google search (5) What are some of your other hobbies? Refinishing old furniture and crafts Also gardening but have a brown thumb lol (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. Im a mother of 2 boys, 5 yrs and 11 yrs Im an army spouse of 9 yrs Im the proud pet parent of a Julianna pig, German Shepherd, and 2 cats. I previously was founder and president on a 501c3 non profit animal rescue Hands 4 Paws in TX and Hawaii till moving to Colorado Springs a few months ago.