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It’s Time To Go

After 5+ weeks here in our beloved Castine, it is time to go. We have monitored the storms, checked the weather, and Red Head is prepped for passage. We’ll safely eke our way south, moving whenever we can.Goodbye Castine. Goodbye dear friends. We love …

Castine, Maine

Our planned month long stay in our old hometown of Castine, Maine flew by. The crew apologizes for being remiss in their blog postings but it has been a busy time.  Of course, there has been swimming.There was swimming at Indian Bar.And Fort Madis…

Why Is It Always Dee Dee?

We all knew kids growing up who seemed to always have issues – broken bones, stitches, head stuck between the banisters… (OK, that last one was my twin brother, actually, all of them were – sorry Joel). On Red Head, it’s Dee Dee. Today she did it aga…

Dylan and Dee Dee’s Ride

Dylan and Dee Dee love dinghy rides. It is the perfect example of both the journey and the destination being the reward. While a dinghy ride means they’re going someplace fun – beach for a swim, to shore for a walk, or just a visit on the dock – they a…

Maine Homecoming

We all have places that just feel like coming home. The Red Head crew finally pulled into Castine where we will be staying for a spell.It’s been two years but the old feelings were there. We watched through the fog for the first glimpses of Dyce Head …

Boston!

The crew of Red Head just completed over 2 weeks in Boston. They stayed at the Constitution Marina which turned out to be the perfect location. Why?Mom and Dad loved visiting the many restaurants and sites nearby, and spending time with dear friends. B…

Our Two Goldilocks

If you have followed the blog for several years, you probably remember there was an episode in 2014 involving little Miss Dee and dolphins.Let’s just say Dee Dee is the only member of the crew who experienced Swims With Dolphins. The near catastrophic …

Long Island Sound

The Red Head crew has finally made it to Long Island Sound. First, they passed through New York Harbor.It was Dee Dee’s second time and Dylan’s third. Dylan’s first was with Dyna by his side – Dyna was always smiling. We still miss that sweet girl.As a…

Good Morning!

The crew on Red Head keeps pushing the envelop on wake up time in the morning. They don’t care ’bout no clock. They says it’s morning whenever they see the sun. While that’s becoming a little problematic as we head further north into earlier sunrises, …

Boatyard Dogs

Red Head pulled into Yacht Maintenance Company in Cambridge, MD last week to have a valve cover replaced on an engine along with getting an estimate for painting the whole boat. The crew was greeted by the two boatyard dogs on staff, Moose, a yellow La…