“I think you would like swimming with sharks,” he said.

We have made it to Georgetown, The Exumas, Bahamas. As the bird flies, out of the ~1000 mile trip we have sailed about 700miles of it. That leaves us with nearly two more weeks until we reach the coast of Florida, landing in Miami. We could make the trip with greater speed, but as the … More “I think you would like swimming with sharks,” he said.

How to Lose 5lbs in 4 Days: sailing in open water (Mona Passage & Turks and Caicos)

I believe I last left you somewhere on the south side of Puerto Rico. Where the mangroves were plentiful and I sat in blissful ignorance of what an overnight sailing passage entails. If you’re looking to lose those few extra around that stubborn middle section, I have the solution for you! We welcome you aboard, where … More How to Lose 5lbs in 4 Days: sailing in open water (Mona Passage & Turks and Caicos)

Culebra, Puerto Rico

I’m not much use for keeping dates or timelines. I honestly don’t remember when JB and I left St.Thomas, but probably about a week and a half now, maybe two? The sail from St. Thomas to Florida is all downwind at this time of year and is about 900 nautical miles (1NM is about 1.15 … More Culebra, Puerto Rico

The Good, the Broken, and the Poop: Living Aboard Update

Ahhh morning coffee in the cockpit, evenings spent on the trampoline under the stars (with our stargazing app to help decipher constellations), turtles surfacing for air 10 feet from us, the breeze funneling through the channel instantaneously drying our sweat before it even has a chance to wet our skin, mother earth’s gentle rocking to … More The Good, the Broken, and the Poop: Living Aboard Update

Riding This Wave…

WELL I haven’t been writing much with travels to Florida and New York, moving onto a boat, fixing the boat, and riding the giant orange wave of the 2016 Presidential Election. It has been a whirlwind with its share of challenges. Just to give you a taste, in the last 48 hours, our car is … More Riding This Wave…