Most ice cream shops in Maine close for the season due to the harsh winter months we see here in our beautiful state. Fielders Choice Ice Cream in Auburn is normally open year-round for the hardcore ice cream lovers that don't care if there is snow on the ground...
To look at this beautiful photo of the St. Jean family of Monmouth, one would think it's a perfect life. But, behind the smiles, there's a sad truth that has brought this family of 4 (their newest addition, Josh, was born ten weeks ago) to their knees.
Yankee Magazine's senior lifestyle editor, Amy Traverso, has come out with her pick for the best places to get ice cream in New England. Making the list is 'Hodgman’s Frozen Custard' on the Lewiston Road in New Gloucester.
Believe it or not, spring is just around the corner. This is the first day many ice cream stands open for the season. I know that Fielder’s Choice in Manchester and Sabattus already have, so warmer weather is sure to follow.
As the weather warms up, more and more ice cream and frozen custard places open up. I really want to try that new place in Manchester, Fielder's Choice. It always looks busy and it is on my way home from work.