When cruising friends come visit, the conversation reveals a life philosophy as well as takes us back and forward in time. [More] Time Travel
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.
Get a dose of TBG while you're on the go -- driving, walking or working out.
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Good tools are important. Good tools at a great price? Even better! [More] Jeremy’s Essential On-board Power Tools
Boat stainless steel, like a new bimini, can be expensive. Learn how to bring costs down with some DIY work. [More] DIY Tips For Boat Stainless Project
When shaping a bulkhead involved a trip to storage, ladder shenanigans, and talk of engine covers. [More] Delays Associated With Decision Creep
Sunscreen can be toxic to coral reefs and harmful to fish. Learn how to protect your skin without damaging coral. [More] Protect Your Skin and Coral Reefs
Lessons learned from the movie Maiden, about being a woman who sails and the importance of community. [More] Women Who Sail
You can get a good night’s rest on board your boat. Here’s what you need to sleep better in your berth. [More] Sleep Better While Cruising On Your Boat
Lessons on using butyl tape learned from installing our bulkhead compass [More] Three Butyl Tape Tips
When cruising in cold weather, you can stay warm on your boat. Here’s how. [More] Stay Warm On Your Boat
What is this “living on a boat” lifestyle called by those of us who live it? [More] Defining “Cruising”