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Sailboat Projects Part 2 – This is it, or so we hope

November 22, 2016 36

Working on the boat has been an unexpected rollercoaster of emotions filled with triumphs and road blocks. Of course, every time…

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Dinghy Swap – From Plush to Practical

November 13, 2016 64

Coming from the world of RV travel we called our Smart car our Dinghy. From our experience, we put nearly as…

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Sailboats & Hurricanes – Its All About The Prep

November 9, 2016 27

I was raised in the plains of West Texas where dust storms, tornadoes and hail the size of softballs were all…

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sailboat projects

Sailboat Projects – Gettin’ Up, Down, Dirty & Stinky

November 1, 2016 56

Our shakedown cruise is over and it’s time to bust out the tools again.  The past several weeks have been a…

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Shoving Off & What we learned from our Sailboat Service

September 11, 2016 106

We’re beyond committed to this new chapter of our lives, we’re all in.  The piggy banks have been smashed and anything…

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In The Moment – Sailing, Service & Fear

July 27, 2016 155

We’re all about living in the moment.  Sadly, we live a lot faster than we can film, edit and publish.  Which…

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Nikki Goes DIY In The Cockpit – Sailboat Makeover

July 10, 2016 73

I think we’re all drawn to pretty things even if we don’t agree on what pretty is.  For me not much…

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sailboat solar testing

Sailboat Solar – Series vs Parallel & Shading

July 5, 2016 106

We’re trying to decide on the right solar set up for our new-to-us catamaran. We’ve been told our sailboat solar install…

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The Reality of Moving Aboard a Sailboat

June 12, 2016 85

We’re not very far along in our liveaboard sailing life but there is one thing I am certain of, sailing and…

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Overloaded Sailboat & The Anti RV Treaty

June 5, 2016 76

“We can’t keep the RV here” Jason said to me as he flew through the door. “You have got to be…