Boat life isn’t great for coffee. But here are a few ways to keep your beans fresh and delicious onboard. [More] How to Keep Coffee Fresh on a Boat
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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It takes more time than you think to create support for counters! [More] Tabbing Games
Cruisers rely on zippers onboard—on wetsuits, biminis, sail covers, and more. Here’s how to keep them working. [More] How to Maintain Your Boat Zippers
Getting started is hard. Finishing is even harder. They both mean nothing gets crossed off the list. [More] Hardest Parts of Any Project
You don’t need to get everything for your galley at once. Just a few, good basics will do. Here are my favorites. [More] My Can’t-Live-Without Galley Gear
How much work have we just caused ourselves by wanting a new wind vane?
[More] Rudder Woes
You don’t have to get sick from bad food. Just follow some basic guidelines to keep you safe. [More] Food Safety While Cruising
From cruising local to cruiser karma, earning funds underway has challenges to be aware of. [More] Paying For the Dream
If you had an emergency and couldn’t speak, how would you share important info? [More] Smart ID Tags for Cruisers
The glories of Venezuela, tempered by troubles, kept revealing themselves. [More] On Pirates