Using Lazy Jacks

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2016 • all rights reserved

Does it drive you nuts to raise the main on a boat with lazy jacks? A couple hours and about $100 in parts can solve the problem!

Checking Your Instruments

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2016 • all rights reserved

Don’t assume your instruments — particularly the depth sounder — are set up correctly. Ours weren’t and it took us a while to realize it.

PFD Storage

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2016 • all rights reserved

Keep salt OUT of the boat by storing the “in the water” PFDs outside but out of the sun

Planning to Cruise Outside Your Home Country

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2015 • all rights reserved

When you’re traveling by boat to a new country, how do you know the legal formalities? What do you need to do before you arrive? What documents do you need?

Unique Natural Products — $2 OFF

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2013 • all rights reserved

Coupon code just for TBG readers — $2 off per item through 12/31!

We’re Chartering for a Week

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2013 • all rights reserved

Very excited to get back to life on board a boat — this time in the Florida Keys. Can’t wait to get aboard tomorrow!

Aquabot – a small pressure sprayer

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2013 • all rights reserved

Ever wished you had a small little tank sprayer — say, something the size of a water bottle? You can help bring it to market and get one of the first produced!

Back to the Sea of Cortez

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2013 • all rights reserved

I’m heading out for two weeks . . . but don’t worry, Jan’s covering for me and there will be plenty of posts and activity while I’m away!

The Boat Galley Cookbook

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2012 • all rights reserved

Buy The Boat Galley Cookbook almost anywhere in the world, in print and popular eformats

The Boat Galley 2.0

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2012 • all rights reserved

A big upgrade for The Boat Galley — making it easier to read on phones and tablets!

Chocolate Upside Down Cake (Cruising World, July 2006)

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2011 • all rights reserved

A delicious chocolate cake that’s easy to make by hand!