I did it. I finally ordered chicks! Here's to my new adventure! 3 Buff Orpingtons- my sons choice. He has been super involved in the coop work, so I let him pick a breed. He wanted "the golden ones" 3 Easter Eggers 3 French black copper Marans 3 Speckled Sussex 3 Silver laced Wyandottes I am calling this our learning year. I have read everything I can get my hands on, but I know the real learning begins when they show up at the post office! Thanks all for this site! I can literally search any question, and find an answer! What a gift!!!!!!