Grounding is Inevitable!

OK…it is official! We hit bottom! We didn’t just “touch” mind you – we came to a complete stop from 4 knots…a pretty noticeable event with a 28 ton boat. Thank goodness no one was watching!

It happened in the

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Tracking our Cruising Progress

For those interested in where we are in our cruising journey there are a few ways to track us.

By our Delorme/Garmin SPOT satellite communicator-this device (when we activate it) will show our location on a map located at

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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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