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Canada Travelling Video

41 Hours To Kingston

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July 10, 2018

We have a big, heavy, cumbersome boat. I don’t want to say that she’s old as she’s exactly ten years younger than me and I’m in my damn prime,…

Canada Travelling Video

Setting Sail with a Send-off

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July 10, 2018

This is all new to me. I have no idea what comes next, except it involves moving very slowly across bodies of water.

Sailors, I have realized in my research…

Preparations Video

A Long Time Coming

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June 11, 2018

On April 23rd 2017, exactly one year after our splash day at Mimico Yacht Club, we stood, with coffee in hand, on the shore of Lake Ontario.  We had…

Preparations Video

The Little Engine That Couldn’t

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June 9, 2018

(… this story is continued from part 1: A Flying Boat With No Engine)

A sailboat in a slip without masts or an engine isn’t going very far.

We had a…

Preparations Video

A Flying Boat With No Engine

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June 8, 2018

In my understanding, boats are supposed move through water.  Canoes have paddles to propel them, powerboats have engines, sailboats have sails… but they also *should* have engines.  Ours did…