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What Kind of Weirdo Brings MILK?! Things We Didn’t Think Could Exist | Sailing Wisdom [S3 Ep25]

Herby and Maddie take a vacation from the boat work and venture off to the magical land of Flores (pronounced Floresh) where the encounter untouched natural beauty in the westernmost point of Europe and the most western Portuguese Colony. Herby and Maddie saw Flores in the distance as they entered the Azores archipelago after sailing…
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10/02/2019 0

Project Problems | Sailing Wisdom: S3E18

We finally make it onto the next flight back to the United States, which then leads to family time and a random video for you to enjoy (DH Mountain Biking)! Herby returns to the Azores to work on the boat and runs into a series of road blocks that seem to halt any attempts at…
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07/01/2019 0

Sail to Terceira | Sailing Wisdom: S3 Ep16

Herby and Maddie leave Horta, Faial, and set sail for Angra do Heroísmo, Terceira. The winds were more favorable than predicted and we managed to sail the distance in 22 hours instead of the predicted 30 to 36 hours! Upon arriving in Terceira, they prepare Wisdom for being hauled out as they prepare to fly…
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10/12/2018 0

Transatlantic Part 10: Whales and Dolphins for Neighbors! | Sailing Wisdom S3 E12

We are finally back on the move after four days of being becalmed! This episode includes a major highlight of our crossing: visits from Northern Bottlenose Whales and a pod of Atlantic Spotted Dolphins!! We were so excited, we kept all of the footage in, so the dolphin part is a bit long, but it’s…
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04/11/2018 0

Transatlantic Part 7: Hurricane Avoidance and Old School Weather Routing | Sailing Wisdom S3 Ep9

In this episode, you really get the feel of what it’s like to be out there in the middle of the Ocean. Daily life is slow, but there are moments of excitement that make it all worth it. Off in the distance, you can see Hurricane Chris and Herby discusses hurricane avoidance as well as…
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16/10/2018 0

We Got Married – Part 1! (Story 5)

This is the most beautiful video Lou has ever made. It captures the wedding festivities so perfectly. We both feel so lucky to have shared this special moment in our lives with some of our dearest family and friends. It also just seems so perfect that we were able to incorporate our favorite things into…
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14/10/2018 0

We Got Married – Part 2! (Story 6)

This is the last video in our three-part series about our wedding and I’m sure you’ll agree that it is one of the most captivating videos that Lou has ever made. Before I write the descriptions I always watch the videos once or twice to get my head around what I want to say to…
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14/10/2018 0

Was it all a dream? (Snippet 28)

We are back in Berlin! After over a month living at home–and some massive life moments–it feels great to be back in Berlin, and for the first time in two years it really does feel like vanlife is fast approaching. Until then, here’s a little snippet Lou threw together today ; ) It’s a short…
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14/10/2018 0

We Got the Visa! (Snippet 29)

This week has been exciting, and busy, but mainly exciting!!! WE GOT THE VISA! That’s right – I’m allowed 3 years in Germany with no strings attached, which was news that brought us both to tears (the good kind). To know that we may never have to step foot into the Ausländerbehörde ever again is…
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14/10/2018 0

The Power of Now (Story 7)

I hadn’t read this book until last year and it set off an insane binge of introspective non-fiction titles after I finished it including: “Radical Self Acceptance” by Tara Brach, “Breaking Open the Head” by Daniel Pinchbeck, “The Power of Habit” by Charles Duhigg, “Early Retirement Extreme” by Jacob Lund Fisker, and “A New Earth”…
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