January through May of 2010

Wow! Here it is May and we haven’t done a posting since February. Well, we have a bunch to catch up on.The last post left us in Naples, FL. From there we traveled up to Cape Coral and spent some time with our friends Rick and Candice who we had met 4 y…

Preparing to depart LBK

We have been busy provisioning, giving all of the systems a once over, and getting a boat wash. We had been undecided about whether to cruise out into the Gulf of Mexico or to travel inside on the Gulf Intercoastal Waterway. There are pluses and minuse…

New Adventures in Coconut Grove

Well if you read Doug’s blog yesterday, you know we made it to our new “temporary/permanent – who knows” home at the Dinner Key Marina in Coconut Grove on Saturday and we’ve had one whole day to get acclimated before Doug had to start work today (altho…

Ironbark Repair

KJ has ironbark on her bow for added protection against log strikes, etc. Recently, one plank popped loose. That was a bit alarming at first, as Brock was worried about bad wood underneath (that constant lurking fear of any wooden boat owner). Luckily,…

Mother’s Day

I had a wonderful Mother’s Day.Started off with Church this morning. I enjoy Pastor Randy, he seems to hit home so well with his sermons.After Church all the Mothers were presented with a potted plant. I got a nice bunch of Impatiences. Paul planted th…

May 9, 2010 – Heading North from Caleta San Juanico to Santa Rosalia

The afternoon that we left Escondido was beautiful, with almost no wind. The downside of these conditions was the heat, which seems to be increasing quickly. Although it was only in the high 80’s, it was more humid than in the past and even light cl…

More Happenings in – Bahamas (The Abacos)

In February, Man-O-War Cay sponsors a flea market and invites anyone to participate. All marketers table fees are donated to the local schools. Wink and Wilma went with Judy from MV Amarse on the Ferry to Man-O-War because the winds were blowing strong…

Happy Mother’s Day!

To all you moms out there ~ I wish you a wonderful and relaxing day!Cheers~Jamie

Back to Work

Hello, everyone, this is Doug. You don’t normally hear from me but don’t worry, you’ll have Tammy back next blog. I wanted to tell you all about my next step. As Tammy mentioned in a recent blog, she and I went to Ft. Lauderdale on April 23rd so that I…

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY

It’s your special day so ENJOY!I am so fortunate to have a mom who is also a good friend.We have an appointment at the spa when you come out to Charleston.Can’t wait to see you!Hugs & Kisses from both of us!+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++…