The Fall Movement Plan

Fall seems to be upon us!  As hurricanes rage in the “box” – we pray none will venture North – we are ever mindful and keep in our thoughts those stricken by Mother Nature’s wrath.  The nights here

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Cruising Transition Events – Letting Go of the Car!

Major milestone – the last car has been shipped and we are officially in “full-time cruising mode.” (See the video on our You Tube Channel).

Convenient (no hassle) transport is an interesting habit to change.  We down-sized in FEB by gifting our Jeep to our oldest son (he was ecstatic).  We did it again this past week by shipping the new Mazda to our retirement villa in Florida (our land-base).  All that is left is the RIB, 2 folding bikes and an aluminum dock cart – although these are pretty neat toys and work well for us…especially since we had our “motorcycle mechanic/engineer” son put a 2-stroke motor on one of them in exchange for the Jeep gift.

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The Adventure Begins!

We mark our very first post with a little background and history.  Since we purchased SV Take Me There in late 2012, we spent a year learning and shaking down the boat.  We have invested lots of time and energy in making her our own.  Many upgrades, changes for both convenience and to support a live-aboard lifestyle, as well as the never-ending maintenance necessary to keep a big boat healthy, clean and safe was our primary goal.  Mission accomplished!

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