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Maine Day Hikes: Burnt Meadow Mountain

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Hallelujah! Spring has finally arrived after one of the longest, coldest, and snowiest winters that I can remember in a long time. If you’re anything like me, you’ve been itching to hit the trails for a while. Most weekends have been filled with running around doing nine thousand things, but this weekend I had a lot of free time so I threw my …

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Cross-Country Skiing in Southern Maine for Under $20 (or FREE)

In Adventure, Maine, Outdoors, Winter by KatelynLeave a Comment

Welcome to winter in Maine! Over the past couple of weeks Mother Nature has blanketed the state in A LOT of fluffy white stuff. As school vacation week begins in the coming days, there is an abundance of winter activity choices for adults, families, and children alike! Maine has an amazing landscape with incredible outdoor activities offered year-round. In the summer we …

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12 Favorite Travel Photos from 2014

In 2014, photography, travel by Katelyn2 Comments

And so begins the end-of-year wrap up posts. This one is short and sweet and contains some of my favorite travel photos I took on my travels (and at home) this year. Boat on Flores, Guatemala Temple I through the Trees at Tikal National Park, Guatemala Sting Ray while snorkeling in Hol Chan Marine Reserve, Belize Fireworks from the Portland …

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Sunday Postcard – November 2, 2014

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Sunday Postcard Updates I’ve been MIA for the past two weeks as I have been moving this and my other blog to my new hosting server in preparation for a completely NEW blog design for Diaries of a Wandering Lobster to debut by the end of November. I’m totally excited! So bare with me as I begin to catch up …

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10 Things To Do in Kennebunkport, Maine

In 2014, Maine, travel by Katelyn2 Comments

Kennebunkport, Maine is a quintessential seaside town in southern Maine. Thousands of tourists flock to the small coastal town to eat lobster and get a glimpse of the Bush family. After all, Kennebunkport is only about 90 minutes north of Boston and 30 minutes south of Portland. The town is more than just Presidential sightings and lobster though. There is …

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Day 8: Caye Caulker Back to Reality in Maine (USA)

In 2014, backpacking, Belize, Central America, Maine, travel by Katelyn3 Comments

This entry is part 2 of 14 in the series Belize & Guatemala - May 2014

This entry is part 2 of 14 in the series Belize & Guatemala – May 2014My final day arrived before I knew it. It was time to say goodbye to island life and Lindsay. Lindsay was staying for another week in beautiful Belize, while I had to go home back to my regular life. Part of me was ready to …

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4th of July Weekend in Photos

In 2014, Maine, Summer by Katelyn2 Comments

The weather in Maine on the 4th was not very nice due to Hurricane Aurther (hello downpours!), but we made the best of it. However, Saturday the 5th turned out to be a beautiful day for the City of Portland (Maine) fireworks. Below is my holiday weekend in photos. I hope everyone had a fabulous 4th of July!