Always remember… Happiness is the journey not the destination.

Kismet’s… Welcome Home!!! Charlevoix, Michigan – 7/1/06

We are so excited to be coming home to Charlevoix, all of our friends and family. We got quite a reception from our boating buddies at the bridge as we approached. It was fun to see them run from there to our slip to help us dock. Our friendly harbor m…

Kismet’s… Welcome Home!!! Charlevoix, Michigan – 7/1/06

We are so excited to be coming home to Charlevoix, all of our friends and family. We got quite a reception from our boating buddies at the bridge as we approached. It was fun to see them run from there to our slip to help us dock. Our friendly harbor m…

Last Day – Mackinaw Island, Michigan USA – 6/30/06

This was, for us, two days of winding down, reflection and some private celebrating before we set off on the last leg of our trip, to Charlevoix.We took a long hike around the upper Island and had, at our favorite lunch restaurant, bloody Mary’s. Then …

Last Day – Mackinaw Island, Michigan USA – 6/30/06

This was, for us, two days of winding down, reflection and some private celebrating before we set off on the last leg of our trip, to Charlevoix.We took a long hike around the upper Island and had, at our favorite lunch restaurant, bloody Mary’s. Then …

Mackinaw Island, Michigan USA – 6/29-30/06

We left in somewhat rough waters but not too bad. We were surprised by how many empty slips in Mackinaw Island. They are usually full this time of year. We arrived late afternoon as one of our engines was acting up, we think from some bad gas we got a …

Mackinaw Island, Michigan USA – 6/29-30/06

We left in somewhat rough waters but not too bad. We were surprised by how many empty slips in Mackinaw Island. They are usually full this time of year. We arrived late afternoon as one of our engines was acting up, we think from some bad gas we got a …

Presque Isle, Michigan USA – 6/28/06

We left Wednesday morning to cross Lake Huron. We got up about 5:00 and left our anchorage with a beautiful sunrise and mostly clear skies, calm waters for the most part but heavy fog a few miles out that lasted until we were almost on top of Presque I…

Presque Isle, Michigan USA – 6/28/06

We left Wednesday morning to cross Lake Huron. We got up about 5:00 and left our anchorage with a beautiful sunrise and mostly clear skies, calm waters for the most part but heavy fog a few miles out that lasted until we were almost on top of Presque I…

Penetanguishene / Lion’s Head / Tobermory, Georgian Bay-Canada – 6/25-27/06

We spent one night at Beacon Bay Marina. Had a great dinner, at Scully’s, in Midland with Rick and Mary, on the other Kismet, and left the next morning for Lion’s Head Marina in Lion’s Head, Ontario. Didn’t do much as the weather was rather gloomy. Tue…