March 2009 – Spring Break Cruise to Port Aransas

This was the biggest and longest TMCA cruise that we have ever led down coast. We had 29 boats signed up for this cruise and we had to make accommodations for all. Josh and I took a driving trip several months before to scope out some docking/restauran…

Cruising The ICW With DIAMOND GIRL 2009-03-03 10:51:00

April 11, 2009Last fall our trip south to Florida was somewhat uneventful. We actually left the Chesapeake Bay the first part of October. We decided to leave a little early and take our time in some of the places that we hadn’t seen before. We had un…

Cruising The ICW With DIAMOND GIRL 2009-03-03 09:51:00

April 11, 2009Last fall our trip south to Florida was somewhat uneventful. We actually left the Chesapeake Bay the first part of October. We decided to leave a little early and take our time in some of the places that we hadn’t seen before. We had un…

September 2008 – Getting the Important Bits Right

There was a period of a few weeks when all the old oakum and stuff was taken out from between the planks; from the inside Heroine looked like a seive, and I must say, it is good to know that all of it has been replaced, and the few rotten bits of plank…

September 2008 – Getting the Important Bits Right

There was a period of a few weeks when all the old oakum and stuff was taken out from between the planks; from the inside Heroine looked like a seive, and I must say, it is good to know that all of it has been replaced, and the few rotten bits of plank…

China to London

We had 2 births and a 30th Birthday in 2008. The first birth was Dave’s new boat, Segue II. Technically, it was delivered to Florida in October of 2007, but she was not quite ready for a sea voyage till March of 2008. The first voyage was through th…

2008 Cruise Summary

We’ve hauled Moon Star and wrapped her in plastic for the winter. She is sleeping at Yankee Marina and Boatyard in Yarmouth, Maine. Here is a map of this year’s total trip. This year was around 3500 nautical miles in total.Next year we will be staying …

2008 Cruise Summary

We’ve hauled Moon Star and wrapped her in plastic for the winter. She is sleeping at Yankee Marina and Boatyard in Yarmouth, Maine. Here is a map of this year’s total trip. This year was around 3500 nautical miles in total.Next year we will be staying …

Travels of The Rose 2008-11-26 16:47:00

Wednesday, November 26, 2008Those of you who follow this blog are aware of the details surrounding my accident on 11/13/08. I am recovering well and we are laying low at our condominium in Melbourne Beach, FL.There is one scenario I have to replay for …

Travels of The Rose 2008-11-26 16:47:00

Wednesday, November 26, 2008Those of you who follow this blog are aware of the details surrounding my accident on 11/13/08. I am recovering well and we are laying low at our condominium in Melbourne Beach, FL.There is one scenario I have to replay for …