These 12 Words Mean Something Completely Different If You Grew Up In Small Town Maine

Growing up in Maine means something special. It means family in the form of friends, friends in the form of lifetime support and…some pretty unique things that come to be normal. Along with the way we speak (ayuh!) some of the things that came to be normal to us growing up are pretty foreign to our friends who spend their childhoods in larger cities. So, to celebrate the greatness that is a childhood here. Here are 12 words that take on a new meaning in small town Maine!

As great as it is growing up here is, there ARE some things we might not learn in school. Here are 10 of those things!