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Back at Sea! Me, Phillip and the Mackerel Makes Three!

Yep, a mackerel!  Which we originally thought was a wahoo, but I’m getting ahead of myself. Back it up.  Rewind.  Bzzzwwwhooop. April 22, 2014: We woke to a beautiful sunrise on our last morning in Ft. Myers Beach.  While we … Continue reading

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“Way to Work the Hydro Foil!”

April 16, 2014 The wind was pumping when we headed out into Tampa Bay the next morning. 19.6 nautical mph.  We motored out, nose into the wind, and as we were headed out into the bay, I swore to Phillip … Continue reading

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