Monthly Archives: March 2014

March 18, 2014 – Some Bitchin News!

It’s not a vulgar heading, I swear.  That’s the guy’s name.  Bob Bitchin. He’s the editor for one helluva sailing magazine – Cruising Outpost.  So, the “news” is, back in January, I sent a sailing story off to another well-known sailing … Continue reading

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March 8, 2014 – A Good Hearty Winch!

Yeah, that’s right.  I did it.  How else do you think I paid for my world-class college education?  The work was hard but the tips were good.  Ok, I’m teasing, but I did do a stint at the ole’ Cracker … Continue reading

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March 5, 2014 – Rigs & Ribs

Isn’t that just the way it always happens?  You let your guard down.  Go out and have some fun.  And, it comes back to bite ya!  We thought we had made it through the worst of the projects.  Crossed everything … Continue reading

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March 1, 2014 – Toss the List – It’s Time to Roll!

Work, work and more work.  It had been one chore after another for weeks.  You’re probably sick of it, too.  I know we were.   But I’m thrilled to say we finally made our way through that damn list.  Just … Continue reading

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February 24, 2014 – That Girl is Stacked!

She certainly is …   Stack-packed to be exact! We finally got the stack pack installed for the new main sail.  As with everything on the boat, the decision of whether to ditch the old, removable sail cover and go … Continue reading

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February 20, 2014 – A Hole in the Boat?!?

Yeah. Two, actually. One on the starboard deck and another on the portside. And they were big, too. About 2 feet x 2 feet. Okay, so we created them. Sort of. I guess you can more accurately say we cracked … Continue reading

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February 15, 2014 – Evolution of a Party

A night of Sexual Chocolate behind us, we woke refreshed and ready on Saturday for our friend’s primo birthday party at the Hampton Inn.  Being the cool kids that we are, we dinghied in (yes, in our party clothes – my dresses … Continue reading

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