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?

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!

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

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!