Some coronavirus questions are a good start to cruising questions, particularly around provisioning. [More] Preparation is Preparation
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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When deciding what boat work to do first, we ask ourselves one question to decide what’s really important [More] What’s Holding You Back
In which I explain why I’m tired of hearing people tell me my life on the boat isn’t really real. [More] Real Life?
Is the cold staying where it belongs? In your boat fridge? Learn how to check for yourself. [More] Check your Fridge Seals & Insulation
A brief overview of boat energy systems and how we settled on lithium batteries. [More] Deciding on Lithiums
Shuffling around your boat fridge is tiring. Plus it lets all the cold out. Learn how to organize your top-loading fridge. [More] How to Organize your Top-Loading Fridge
Are we truly the sandwich generation? If so, is that a bad thing? [More] Cruising for the Sandwich Generation
Finding a movie that keeps my attention is not easy. This one, featuring a sister ship to our own Calypso, definitely fits the bill! [More] Awesome Sailing Movie
The cruising life is uncertain. It always pays to have a backup plan. Here’s our story of how it paid off for us. [More] Make a Backup Plan
When we visited Totem in Panama, I didn’t expect to take home an art form as a way to carry around a credit card or cash. [More] My New Wallet