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Maine Day Hikes: Burnt Meadow Mountain

In Adventure, Hiking, Maine by Katelyn4 Comments

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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Hiking the Highest Volcano and Zip Lining Costa Rica Jungles

In Adventure, Central America, Costa Rica, Travel by Katelyn10 Comments

Back in May 2011 I had the opportunity to participate in a medical mission with International Service Learning, an NGO that offers volunteers practical experience through medicine, education, and community enrichment programs in developing countries in Latin America and Africa. Originally I was planning to go in January 2011, but due to a major snowstorm that shut down the East …

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Cross-Country Skiing in 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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My Top 5 Travel Bucket List Adventures

In Adventure, Travel by Katelyn3 Comments

Welcome to the new Diaries of a Wandering Lobster!! I’m so excited to introduce you to my new design! Mandie from Rambling Mandie did a fabulous job, don’t you think? I have some exciting things coming your way over the next few weeks. Make sure you like my new FaceBook page and subscribe to my email list (located on the right-hand …

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Cave Tubing in Belize

In Adventure, Belize, Central America, Travel by Katelyn4 Comments

Lindsay and I are both budget travelers and thus spent countless hours discussing activities and budget over the phone and Skype. We both agreed that we were willing to spend a little more for the opportunity to go cave tubing in Belize. And I must say, it was my favorite activity out of the whole trip! There are plenty of …