Category Archives: Sidebars

SIDEBAR – The Bathtub Effect

“If you want your boat to stay pretty and polished, then keep it at the dock.  If you’re bumping into stuff, that just means you’re getting out there.” His name was Larry.  He was an old salt living there on … Continue reading

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SIDEBAR – Night Shifts

“Gonna be a sweet sound!   Come.  In.  Down.  On the NIGHT SHIFT!!” Ahhh … Lionel Richie couldn’t have said it any better.  We get asked about this a lot, so I thought, now – as we’re about to ease … Continue reading

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SIDEBAR – Ahhhh …. My Name in Print

Or someone else’s name …   That’s fine too, I guess.  As long as they’re my words!  Which they are.  I’ll take a brief break (another one of our newly-coined “sidebars“) from our harrowing trek to the Keys to give … Continue reading

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SIDEBAR – Boat Nightmares

Upon advice from a fellow cruiser and follower, I’ve decided to take a step back every now and then from our colorful chronicles to touch on a few topics in which many cruisers we have met seem to share a … Continue reading

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