Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

If you had told me even two years ago that I would be spending Thanksgiving alone, it would have made me sad. If you had told me that I would be spending Thanksgiving alone and actually enjoy it, I would have laughed at you. But, this year, I have spent the day alone...

8 November 2017

Location: Decatur Island to Friday Harbor, SJI, WA It was a calm day, so it was decided that I should take Tosca back to Friday Harbor. We put the now cleaned carpets back in the boat, and proceeded to motor to first check on Chris’ boat since he is gone until...

29 October 2017

Location: Friday Harbor, SJI to Decatur Island, WA The plan was to take Tosca to Decatur Island to house sit for friends. The forecast was for winds between 10-12 knots at the highest, so the plan was to sail as much as possible, which would also be must first chance...

28 October 2017

Location: San Juan Island, WA Took Tosca out for the afternoon with Colleen, Penelope, and Ella on board in the hopes of seeing some seals.  This would be the first time taking the boat out with a child and an additional dog. Leaving the dock was not a good experience...

15 October 2017

Location: San Juan Islands, WA Mari and I took the boat out for a sail for a couple of hours.  We stayed between Shaw, San Juan Island, and Lopez. Roller furling unfurled fine, but does not want to roll all the way back up – going to take jib down and pull in...