June: Family, Friends and Boat Projects

We're back!  Unforgettable spent the month in Solomon's Island while we had fun visiting family and friends both in Maryland and Missouri. Since this is mostly a boating blog I will start with her, our beloved Unforgettable. She spent a few days at Calverts Marina then moved to Washburns Boat Yard to begin her enhancements. Scott... Continue Reading →

One Year and 4507 nm of Cruising

 It was a long 52 hour crossing to Charleston. Highlights included a spectacular green flash at sunset, a gorgeous bright moon, some leaping animals (not flying fish but don't know what they were) and Scott catching another Mahi Mahi. The first 50 nm and last 75 nm were much rougher than I expected with the... Continue Reading →

North to Hopetown, Abacos

While in Rock Sound (southern Eleuthera) we were constantly monitoring the forecast for the crossing from Spanish Wells in northern Eleuthera to the Abacos. Sometimes we begin our monitoring as much as two weeks prior to an important crossing. This particular trip crosses the open waters of the Atlantic so we were looking for small... Continue Reading →

Rock Sound and Southern Eleuthera

As I mentioned in the previous blog, we didn't plan to arrive in Rock Sound as quickly as we did.  Poor holding in anchorages forced us to move on south to Rock Sound where there was a protected anchorage with good holding.  We had hoped to time our arrival with the Homecoming event that occurred... Continue Reading →

Georgetown – New Providence

Serene: calm, peaceful, and untroubled; tranquil. Serene was just another 6-letter word, one that I had never used to describe myself, until we anchored in the Exumas. Serene was the perfect description of the anchorage at Little Farmers Cay. We were one of only 4 boats anchored there and it was gorgeous. It was a... Continue Reading →

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