When we dream of cruising, we think of all the fun stuff. But the reality can be a little different. [More] The Ups and Downs of Cruising
The reality just not living up to the dream? Wondering if you were nuts to buy a boat?
You're not alone.
Before you decide to sell her, read how we coped with some of the common frustrations and that time I was totally, completely and entirely fed up!
Yes, land-based friends help each other. But how often do they spend a day or more helping people they’ve just met? [More] The Cruiser Way
No one wants to feel like the new kid, or left out. A simple “hi” goes a long ways! [More] Feeling Welcome
Going outside your comfort zone is scary. But it can be so rewarding . . . read more about how I’ve learned to say YES [More] Saying Yes
A red washcloth is practical if you’re living an active life. But the symbolism is just as important to me. [More] The Red Washcloth
The true story of what happens when you go outside your comfort zone. WAY outside. [More] Love with a Chance of Drowning
Just bought a boat and wondering where to even start with equipping the galley and preparing meals?? Try this! [More] New and Overwhelmed?
My Mom’s words convinced me I could go cruising, even if I didn’t know everything. [More] What I Needed to Know . . .
Who’s really an expert on what’s right for your galley? [More] Beware the Experts!
A concern for many cruisers is how to share special occasions with family and friends when you’re apart. Four ways to celebrate “together!” [More] Celebrating from Afar