A lifetime disdain for the perceived exclusivity of nose-in-the-air clubs tumbles under the reality of experience. [More] 5 Things I Love About Our Yacht Club
Thinking about cruising and wondering what the lifestyle and community are like?
What's a typical day like? What are boat cards? A dinghy drift? Is it tacky to grab something out of the dumpster?
These articles will give you a glimpse into the cruising life as it really is!
What do you DO all day, living on a boat? Is it boring when you’re at anchor? Is it like chartering? Hour-by-hour summary of a day cruising the Bahamas. [More] Living on a Boat: What Do You Do All Day?
What is this “living on a boat” lifestyle called by those of us who live it? [More] Defining “Cruising”
Whether you’re celebrating years of marriage or the age of the boat, having a theme for gifts is welcome! [More] Anniversary Presents for Cruisers
Staying in touch during special events can be hard while cruising. Learn some ways to celebrate together from afar. [More] Celebrating From Afar While Cruising
Learn how to be ready for cruising gatherings with these ideas for quick, easy appetizers to keep on the boat. [More] Fast Party Appetizers to Keep on Board
A reader-sparked dinner conversation reveals cruising memories and advice from our kids [More] Kid Wisdom on Preparing to Cruise
Some snippets of actual conversations we’ve had over the past few months as we commute between Virginia and Vermont [More] Road Trip Conversations
Cruising is about the friendships you make (and keep) – but starting the process can feel daunting. Learn three simple tips to making friends! [More] Making Friends While Cruising
Getting a cruising boat and going cruising is a big decision. Seven things to think about as you weigh the pros and cons of the cruising lifestyle [More] Why Would Someone Go Cruising?