Maine is not New Hampshire

maine with names-2 watermarkedManics, Maineites, Mainards, eh? What the heck do you call a Maine native?

This blog focuses mainly (no pun intended) on New Hampshire, not Maine.  However, both states have one thing in common–Massachusetts.

Yes, it’s true… both were once part of the Massachusetts Bay Colony.  New Hampshire achieved statehood in 1741, while Maine was a laggard, finally becoming a state in 1820. Continue reading