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Representing Big Sur Ca.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by bigsurchica, Apr 20, 2016.

  1. bigsurchica

    bigsurchica Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 13, 2015
    Hello From the Central Coast of California.

    I have been keeping chickens for almost three years now. It was not planned but my husbands family were evicted from their place with only a 3 day notice and my husband showed up with 19 chickens.

    Overnight he built a coop with scrap materials, on a hillside he tiered it. It worked out perfect.

    In the beginning I didnt have anything to do with the keeping of chickens but in the spring my husband wanted me to order chicks. I decided we needed blue eggs in the mix of all the brown eggs. So we got 10 ameraucana chicks.

    From there the chickens became mine. Since then it has been an ever evolving flock, to obtain the perfect rainbow of eggs and acquiring some pretty ladies in there too.

    Now I have a little over 30 birds, a few broodys and some growing out chicks.

    I spend all free time sourcing out my next addition, learning new keeping ideas ect.

    My friends and family affectionately call me the Chicken Chica. instead of the crazy chicken lady.

    Have a great day.
  2. mlm Mike

    mlm Mike Sunna and Mani

    Aug 14, 2010
    Hardy Township, OH
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    We have tons of "crazy chicken ladies," and some "crazy chicken men," as well. "Chicken Chica," should stand out.[​IMG]
  4. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad to have you onboard with us.

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - just type the name of your state in the search box.

    All the best
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
  6. bigsurchica

    bigsurchica Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 13, 2015
    Thank you for that tip, I am still learning how to navigate this site. I appreciate it.
  7. bigsurchica

    bigsurchica Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 13, 2015
    thank you, im kinda fond of the tag.

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