11 Surefire Signs You Have Strong Roots in Massachusetts
By Kim Falchek|Published December 04, 2023
Kim Falchek has been exploring the towns, trails, and hidden gems of Massachusetts since her college days in Boston. When not writing, Kim enjoys photography, going on road trips, and spending time at the beach. Kim has previously been a contributing writer for LA Family Travel, Global Munchkins, and Latched Mama. She currently lives in Salem, Massachusetts where she and her family embrace all things Halloween!
Bay Staters are a wonderfully unique bunch of people. Out-of-staters might best recognize us for our regional accents, aggressive driving skills, and unusual word pronunciations. However, we are also known to be proud, educated, and devoted (think Red Sox) citizens. While I wasn’t born in Massachusetts, I did grow up just 30 miles away in the bordering state of New Hampshire. I’ve spent more than half my life in the Commonwealth and have ancestral connections that date back centuries. I consider myself a true Bay Stater at heart. If you too are a proud citizen of this great little part of America, be sure to show your pride by checking out the Wear Your Roots brand of clothing and accessory store featuring this cool Massachusetts roots logo. Read our list below to see if you can relate to any (or all) of these Bay State experiences. You may have strong roots in Massachusetts if:
How many of these things can you relate to? Are there other ways that you can tell that someone is from Massachusetts? If you are a proud Bay Stater and want to show the world where you hail from, check out this great merch at Wear Your Roots and use the coupon code Massachusetts10 for 10% off!