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Wanderer – Bar Harbor Shore Path

Whether it was a foggy morning or a clear night, the Shore Path in Bar Harbor was frequented almost every day during our stay in Maine.  It was a great place to see everything from fishing and lobster boats to … Continue reading

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Wanderer – Jordan Pond

One of the traditions we have as a family when we went to Bar Harbor, Maine is to stop at Jordan Pond and hike around it.  Ironically, when we set out to do a hike there the very first time … Continue reading

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Wanderer – Onward to Monhegan Island!

From Portland, Maine, we traveled up the coast two hours to catch a ferry to our next destination, Monhegan Island.  Approximately 10 miles off the mainland, Monhegan Island has no paved roads and with 12 miles of hiking trails, it … Continue reading

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Wanderer – Wildlife at Fort Williams (Gallery)

If I am outside, there is nearly a 100% chance a camera with a large telephoto lens is hanging off my shoulder.  I can’t help it, I am obsessed with photographing wildlife that people have no idea are right in … Continue reading

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Wanderer – Lighthouses of Cape Elizabeth & South Portland, Maine (Gallery)

I’ve always had a fascination with lighthouses, and as I sit here and type this, I’m not even entirely sure where that originates from.  Perhaps I saw pictures when I was really young and they were imprinted in my brain.  … Continue reading

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Wanderer – Fort Williams Park (Gallery)

The state of Maine has always held a special place in my heart.  As a kid, we camped at Hadley’s Point Campground just outside of Bar Harbor, Maine constantly.  When I was able to take my wife Becky to Acadia … Continue reading

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Debut of The YL Wanderer

Greetings!  My name is Derrick and I am a self-proclaimed wanderer.  I hike, I explore, I live.  Fueled by Young Living supplements and a desire to see and experience as much as possible, I want to share my journey and … Continue reading

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Lock Me Up and Throw Away the Key

Jesus take the wheel! How many of you reading this have been judged on one thing OR Every. Little. Thing. You. Do?    Pause and think about that for a moment while I paint you a picture.

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Go Supress Yourself!

Hello 2018, Full. Of. Sass.  The beginning of this new year has been a bit chaotic for me.  Let’s see, cutting the tip of my 

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14-Day Self Love Challenge

Happy February!  Celebrate the Love month by doing a 14-day Self Love challenge with us!  To love another, first you must love yourself.   This challenge will post once daily at 9:00 am on our Facebook page starting February 1st – 14th, but for our blog readers we have the whole 14-day setup for you.  Take a daily pic doing the challenges & post in the comments below to help motivate and connect with each other. Plus, I love seeing your beautiful faces! Continue reading

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