winter on a Maine mountain

Winter on a Maine Mountain

By: Amanda Emerson, December 20th 2017 Our family moved into this mountain top money pit in late summer and have not stopped working since. As life long Mainers we thought we knew what a Winter on a Maine Mountain  had in store for us—but we may have had some romantic notions. To get a loan on the house we replaced two smaller sections of roof on the oddly-designed monstrosity. Before winter threatened we spent our time buzzing off overgrown rhododendrons that brushed the house and clearing the brush to reduce ticks. Some days we’d find multiple ticks on us. The water {read more}