My very first time sailing was at night. Bill and I met at Chatfield Lake after work in October of 2016. I have very fond memories of that evening. We had the entire lake to ourselves. We had inconsistent wind, but when it was blowing, we got the boat heeled over to the point water was … More First night sail on Hermanos
We are 1 week from traveling to St. Vincent and the Grenadines for our bareboat charter and ASA classes. We will be spending one week living aboard a monohull learning to sail in the ocean and seeing what our lives could look like as live aboard sailors, cruisers. Something a year ago i would have … More 101
i really felt confidant in my sailing skills. big wind comes, i point sail, boat goes… i knew my stuff 😉 … More We ran aground!
First time in 10 years that Hermanos is sailing! Joe’s first time sailing. … More Sailing Hermanos after 10 years
This was the first time we got both Doug’s and my family on the water. We fit twelve of us on one boat. This was the first glimpse I had of our future on the water. It was so much fun to watch all the cousins enjoying each other’s company while boating. So many smiles. Watching this still makes me smile. … More We Beached our Boat
Yep, I do. – Doug
Im not sure what finally clicked but I figured id give it a try. Like, a sell everything and go travel kinda try. The funny part about agreeing and getting excited is that I still had never been on a sailboat. … More Will it even float?
Cruising (a.k.a. sailing around the world) is half-jokingly defined as fixing your boat in exotic places. It feels like we’ve been cruising this whole summer! … More It’s Alive!
Crazy the difference a little elbow grease makes. … More She cleans up well
We bought a boat to help us learn how to sail. … More We got our boat!