Catamaran Underway, Cats Down

I am often asked what the cats do while we’re underway.  The answer will not surprise most people who live with cats. They Do Nothing.   One a typical day in the life they spend about eighteen hours napping.  The rest is split between eating, demanding attention, and watching the world go by from the …

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No Oven, No Problem

Baking up a storm on the stovetop Half Moon boasts a most excellent galley. Lots of counter space, spacious fridge, double sink, three burner stove, and a massive pantry area. Oddly enough, her otherwise well equipped galley doesn't have an oven. When we first moved aboard I expected to miss having an oven in the …

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One Hull Good, Two Hulls Better, Three Hulls One Too Many

As much fun as it was to casually drop the words “our fleet of sailboats” inappropriately into conversations whenever possible, we really didn't need two sailboats. It was a bit of a process to get back to one, but it's done and my the title of Admiral of the Fleet has been retired. To the …

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We’re Back. Better and Wider Than Ever.

The last time I posted here we were blissfully sailing around Pacific Mexico in our thirty-seven foot monohull sailboat-slash-floating-home.  We were exploring remote coves, sailing crystal clear waters, and learning to be self sufficient while keeping a large sailboat in ship shape. As the pleasant winter weather of our tropical region gave way to the …

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Hooked and Happy in Tenecatita Land

(This was written in April, but I got distracted and forgot to edit & post it, forgiveness please!) April 27, 2017 We dropped the hook in the beautiful anchorage at Tenecatita on the Costalegre coast 12 days ago.  The intent wasn't to stay this long, but we've gotten comfortable and with the prevailing winds its …

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