A dinghy drift or raft-up is a floating party — generally for happy hour and a gorgeous sunset, shared with friends. How to make it happen! [More] Dinghy Drift
Wine & Happy Hour
Beer, wine, mixed drinks, glasses, storage and ICE!
How to manage it all on a boat, plus a couple of fun ideas for happy hour.
On a chilly day, there is nothing better than Hot Buttered Rum — once you’re anchored or ashore, of course! Easy recipe and wonderful to share with friends. [More] Hot Buttered Rum Recipe
Quick and delicious appetizer made from ingredients that don’t require refrigeration. Great for spur-of-the-moment get-togethers! [More] Black Bean and Corn Salsa
Feel like you’re always making multiple trips to carry stuff to the cockpit? You can cut the number drastically with the Muggi. [More] Muggi Carrier
Having an alcohol policy on your boat can lead to having more fun in your cruising, not less, we learned. [More] It’s 5 O’Clock Somewhere
Wonderful hearty appetizer for hot days — quick to make and delicious to eat! [More] Dill Pickle Dip Recipe
Two fun ways to serve appetizers at large-group potlucks so that people in line are sure to get some — and have something to do while standing in line! [More] Serving Appetizers at a Potluck
I love a dinghy drift. What a great way to meet other cruisers and enjoy the sunset. Listen in for a few things we’ve discovered over the years 😎 [More] Sunsetters on the Water
Yes, it’s possible to use real crystal wine glasses on a boat. Royal Stabilis has created a no-slip, no tip and break resistant set to bring a touch of elegance to any boat. [More] Crystal Wine Glasses
Tired of the same old rum drinks? Try making Vanilla Rum! Warning: you have to plan ahead . . . [More] Vanilla Rum