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  • More Photos added to Previous blogs!!!

    Hi friends! I finally had a look through some of the files on my hard drive. I spent hours having a blast looking at all the photos and sone of the videos we’ve taken over the last year and half . And of course during that time I realised that Click here for full post: […] More

  • A night and day of rolling squalls from all sides

    Lightning storms are always frightening on a sailboat and never more so than when you’re making an ocean crossing with nowhere to run or take shelter. As we make passage from the Anambas archipelago to Borneo, this episode is all about sailing. With an early monsoon transitional season kicking Click here for full post: https://followtheboat.com/three-lightning-squalls-hit-at-once/ […] More

  • 66. East Coast Oak and a Pink Fireman

    Back to work on Tally Ho! After returning to the West Coast, I start by planing and bolting the beam shelf scarps joints. In the process, I buy a vintage pipe threading machine and use it to thread the bolts. After a 3500 mile journey across the USA, a Pink Fireman arrives with a trailer-full […] More

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    Langkawi; The Best of Malaysia’s West Coast

    Described as ‘The Jewel of Malaysia’s west coast’ our bows had been aimed at Langkawi ever since we entered the Malacca straits. Rushing ashore to catch the Kuah Harbour Master and complete our paperwork just minutes before he shut for the day, we anchored as close as we could, shortening the distance to row. It […] More

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    Sunsets and rainbows and a lot of work

    Ah, the cruising life! Swinging in a hammock, sipping fruity rum drinks, soaking in a spectacular view. Well, that happens sometimes… Focusing entirely on life afloat as a family was a luxury we had as new cruisers. Although we were theoretically retired (for the first time!), it astounded me how Click here for full post: […] More

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    More Rigging Tweaks – The Topingliftectomy

    The boom on a sailboat, while attached rigidly (hopefully) to the mast at one end is balanced with various up and down forces at the other. There are plenty of down forces: The vang, the mainsheet and the weight of the whole thing.  One of the up forces that most Click here for full post: […] More

  • Salt nomads

    When I was very young I had a conversation with God. She asked me what is it in this world … Continue reading → Click here for full post: http://artofhookie.org/2020/02/salt-nomads/ YouTube: Art Of Hookie More

  • Ep.248 Hammerhead Shark

    We get a strange visit in the middle of the night in our lonely lagoon that freaks me out a bit. I also have a close encounter with a hammerhead shark and I tell a story about my first hammerhead encounter. Click here for full post: https://sailingintofreedom.com/2020/02/21/ep-248-hammerhead-shark/ Instagram: @sailingintofreedom YouTube: sailingintofreedom More

  • SPAIN after a S*tty 8 days at sea! SV Delos Ep.256

    There’s a lot packed into this one 🙂 After 3 months of being onboard its finally time to say see you later to our DELOS SCHOLARSHIP winner, Ruben. It’s bittersweet as we go on one last 4×4 adventure as a complete crew. After we say our goodbyes to Ruben, we Click here for full post: […] More

  • Kids Corner: Tales Of The Pufferfish Clan

    Dun dun dun dun dun dun dun dun dun dun…okay I’m TOTALLY saying stuff on my mind… I’m also pretty bored, though. We just came back from a knot tying seminar,,,it was rad!!! Yeah, I’m now totally boRED. There has been… nothing actually, at least that’s interesting that’s happened. Maybe More

  • Kids Corner: Tales Of The Pufferfish Clan

    Dun dun dun dun dun dun dun dun dun dun…okay I’m TOTALLY saying stuff on my mind… I’m also pretty bored, though. We just came back from a knot tying seminar,,,it was rad!!! Yeah, I’m now totally boRED. There has been… nothing actually, at least that’s interesting that’s happened. Maybe I’ll talk about knots. Maybe […] More

  • Time Travel

    When cruising friends come visit, the conversation reveals a life philosophy as well as takes us back and forward in time.  [More] Time Travel Click here for full post: https://theboatgalley.com/time-travel/ Twitter: @theboatgalley More

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