Wow! I had the opportunity to attend "The Event" at East Auburn Baptist Church. It was incredible. It really put Easter into perspective.
Mainiacs is a revered term, only given to those who are 5th generation (or more) born in Maine. If you were born in Maine but you are 1st - 4th generation, you're a Mainer. Everyone else is just "a person from away". I came to Maine for "just one semester," but now I'm "tenure track" which means I'm here to stay for a while. As I was in those first few months, I am very excited about this adventure and the chance to meet the great people of Maine.
Have you ever had a salt and vinegar chip? I had my first one today.
I finally had a chance to post some blog entries . . . there are 7 new ones that go back to March 12.
This was an interesting email to receive.
The snow is really melting. It's not an April Fool's Day trick--spring time is really coming.
You can tell we haven't had as much snow this winter as last winter because you can see the penguins this year in time for Easter.
Today I posted this as my Facebook status: "Sunshine today, sunshine all week. yea! Of course it does mean melting snow and a great mud season.