We all know of Lin and Larry Pardey. Or at least we know the broad outlines of their story. Herb McCormick’s book will give you a far greater appreciation of this amazing couple. [More] “As Long As It’s Fun”
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!
You may not immediately think of using your water bottle for food storage, but why not? [More] Transporting Liquids
Dreaming of cruising? Need a little inspiration? Or wanting to share your dream with someone else? These DVDs just might do it! [More] Distant Shores DVDs
Have a food allergy and thinking of cruising outside your home country? Wondering how you’ll figure out labels in a foreign language? Labeling laws in most countries make it a little easier. [More] Food Allergy Labeling
A clogged head usually means a nasty job where you have to take the toilet halfway apart. Many cruisers follow this rule and go years without a clog. [More] Prevent a Clogged Head
It’s not just important to dispose of trash properly, it’s important to make sure that nothing unintentionally goes overboard either! [More] Keeping Trash on the Boat
Blue Horizons isn’t a typical cruising book. There’s no how-to or travelogue. But if you want to know how voyaging makes you FEEL . . . [More] Blue Horizons
How to protect portable electronics on your boat from lightning strikes. Keep your phone, handheld VHF, laptop and navigation tablet safe! [More] Protect Electronics from Thunderstorms on a Boat
Want some custom boat shirts – or hats, mugs or cards – but don’t like the minimum order size and prices you’ve found? Here’s how I just had TBG shirts made. [More] Boat Shirts
With food allergies on the rise, here’s a simple way to help those affected know what’s in the food you bring to a potluck! [More] Food Allergy Awareness