Do you need more than one first aid kit? Maybe. If you want to find what you need—when you need it. [More] How to Organize First Aid Supplies
The Boat Galley Podcast
The Boat Galley podcasts are quick bits of info and actionable tips to help you in every stage of your cruising adventures. Each episode is typically just 5 to 10 minutes long, so the points are easy to remember.
Two podcasters -- Nica Waters and me (Carolyn Shearlock) -- with tips and info to turn your cruising dreams into reality.
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Explaining the ins and outs of how to live on a boat when it’s not in the water, courtesy of questions posed by my dad.
[More] Life on the Hard
The instructions you rely on for your DIY thru-hull project don’t tell you everything. Here are 16 tips from when we did the job on our own boat. [More] Best Tips for Filling a Thru-Hull
Exploring the factors that go into deciding where to spend hurricane season, and sharing our decision for this year.
[More] Hurricane Season Options
Don’t waste food. Here’s how to keep track of what’s in your fridge so you can plan meals efficiently. [More] How to Plan Meals & Track Ingredients
Actually moving aboard the boat happened in small simple steps. Isn’t it all about what you eat and where you sleep? [More] Moving Aboard!
To keep wet cell boat batteries in good shape, you have to water them. Don’t do it the hard way. Try this. [More] Watering Boat Batteries the Easy Way
Really, the big difference between boat food and land food is how you deal with putting it all away. I share my 7 steps to simple stowage.
[More] Pepper Ornaments?
Saving water on a boat is crucial. I found a nifty pressure water solution that will help. [More] Save Water with the Aquabot
Full details of the total plumbing system overhaul on our 28’ sailboat. [More] Plumbing Progress