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Canada Travelling

Fuel and Friendship

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September 14, 2018

We don’t have a working fuel gage on the boat.  We also have a fuel tank that’s tipped at an angle in the bilge.  So our problem is that…

Canada Travelling Video

An Unexpected Week in Quebec City

on
August 28, 2018

July 11th, 2018: John and I had earlier debated on whether to stop in Quebec City. We both hadn’t been there previously and we knew it was worth the…

Preparations

This Must Be Thursday

on
June 17, 2018

There was a plan.  The plan was to buy a boat, spend some time sailing her, and then head off for adventures unknown while we circumnavigated the globe.

That was…

Preparations

The “Three Hour Tour”

on
June 9, 2018

Summer 2016 passed by us.  While I was off travelling for work and weddings, John realized that with the engine out of commission we had no hope to leave…

Preparations Video

The Little Engine That Couldn’t

on
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…