Post 53: Le Mal de Mere

~Jen~ I daydreamed about buying a sailboat before I’d ever stepped foot on a monohull. There was just something in my bones that told me that my nomadic tour leader lifestyle, which had me crisscrossing the country and living out of the back of a van, would translate well to living small on the water. In fact, it was more than a dream, it was … Continue reading Post 53: Le Mal de Mere

Post 49: Gaining Independence

~Jen~ Per usual, I’ve been a slacker on the blog front.  So, I’m going to combine a couple of boat adventures. Father’s Day- Sunday, June 21st Rather than spending money on stuff (aka gifts) this Father’s Day, we decided to spend time on a new experience. Our trusty crew Brad Johnson joined us once again for a big first– sailing in the Pacific Ocean.  It’s … Continue reading Post 49: Gaining Independence

Post 35: Out of the Gate

~Jen~ Yes, yippee, yoweeee!  Happy 2015 to us, finally.  The new prop is on, and we made it out for our inaugural sail of the year.  We brought along our friends Rachel and Khriss from Bindlestiff Tours to witness our monumental (for us) first sail under the Golden Gate Bridge. Our first stop was Angel Island, where we had a nice BBQ.  Next up, we headed through Raccoon … Continue reading Post 35: Out of the Gate