All posts by Emily Russell

Emily Russell

About Emily Russell

Through this blog, I hope to help native Mainers remember what an amazing state they live in by sharing my thoughts and experiences, as well as my own appreciation for where I live. I compare it to the feeling you get when you share a favorite book or movie with someone, and their excitement over it reignites your own. Sometimes we can forget to slow down and appreciate the beauty around us, or we forgot all the little gifts our home can provide. I hope I can help remind you.

Belfast: a quintessential view of Maine

When most people “from away” think of Maine, they tend to picture widen open spaces of rolling hills and potato farms, or thick forests of evergreens. They may think of lumbering moose with their comical faces, or Bar Harbor, teaming with tourists and cruise boats through the summers. I was one of those people “from […]