Something is very wrong here!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by gritsar, Dec 17, 2010.

  1. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    I have, at last count, about 4 dozen eggs in my kitchen. Two dozen are going to a new home tomorrow. That leaves me with roughly 2 dozen eggs. Big, beautiful brahma eggs. They are for sure in the kitchen.

    In my bedroom I have a beautiful, wonderful Brinsea incubator that I just received as a surprise gift from a wonderful and generous friend. The bator is for sure in my bedroom. I know it's there because I gaze at it constantly. I've even carassed it. [​IMG]

    What is wrong here? [​IMG]
  2. duckyfromoz

    duckyfromoz Quackaholic

    Jan 11, 2010
    PLUG IT IN!!!!!!!! QUICK!!!!!

    I have my incubator in the spare room- and the hatcher in my bedroom. I love being woken in the middle of the night by the sound of new babies hatching.
  3. Raven81

    Raven81 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 3, 2010
    Te Anau NZ
    im so jealous [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
  4. gofasterstripe

    gofasterstripe Chillin' With My Peeps

    I also got my new Brinsea yesterday and I also have 1 1/2 dozen eggs sitting on my Kitchen counter. I dont think I can wait till the 25th Dec, so today Im going to plug it all up and leave it and might put eggs in there in a few days after I get the temp I need. I dont think I could cope with 18 babies tho so 8 is going to be my 1st ever try at hatching eggs. If I get 2 out of 8 I will be happy
  5. Sjisty

    Sjisty Scribe of Brahmalot

    May 18, 2009
    What is wrong? Easy - those eggs in the kitchen aren't on their way to me - that's what's wrong!
  6. superchemicalgirl

    superchemicalgirl HEN PECKED

    Jan 10, 2010
    Vacationland, Maine
    Below is a picture of my new Brinsea incubator that I recently purchased to have "on hand" so when spring came I could incubate just a few eggs.

    I'm not really sure what happened (but I think Mahonri had something to do with it) - I was storing it near my kitchen when I came home one day to 29 eggs in it.

    They must have jumped in due to being cold. That's the only logical explanation I can come up with. So it's good that you've kept yours in the bedroom. I don't know what the range is on a jumping egg but I assume you're safe.

  7. SimplySplendidSilkies

    SimplySplendidSilkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 11, 2010
    Adairsville, GA
    Quote:I keep my incubators in my bedroom for the same reason. I was woken 2 times last night to the ever so sweet sound of a new baby hatching. I have 3 out now!

    @ superchemicalgirl can you please tell my hubby that those eggs do jump right in there.
  8. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    Super small 5 room farmhouse - 20 degrees outside - two german shepherds and all their paraphernalia inside - two cats that are always into something inside - a husband with a rather large gun collection that doesn't particularly like chickens, but humors me.

    Nuff said? [​IMG]

    I want to! I definitely want to! But I don't have a death wish. [​IMG]
  9. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    Quote:We'll have to have a talk after the christmas shipping nightmare is over. [​IMG]
  10. easttxchick

    easttxchick Lone Star Call Ducks

    Aug 3, 2009
    Nothing is wrong, Kat. You're just waiting on my Calls to start laying so you can test that new incubator out on some little fuzzies with bills and webbed feet-that's all. [​IMG]

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