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“Warning! Fire on the boat! Evacuate! Evacuate!” Yes, kind reader, it all happened this morning. Let me explain.
Note: I am behind on the blog. Our daughter and guest blogger Katie Baxter is posting for a few days, while I catch up. Don (Continued…)
Dave and Mary Margaret have sailed around the world in their catamaran Leu Cat. A link to their blog is on the side. You should visit. They are awesome sailors. But, Dave is an amazing blogger, blogging nearly every day of their 8 year journey. He…
We have good wifi in Anacortes. We do not in Bellingham. Thus, we decided to stay an extra day here so I could get some work done. We had breakfast on the boat. I spent the day working on the online course I will be teaching next semester. My colleagues in the course were most helpful with rapid responses to issues that came up. We are pretty much done, now. Deb went to Safeway for some shopping and then picked up a bit of wire of the proper size and type to replace some wire on one of the lamps in the aft stateroom. I will work on that when we reach home port in Bellingham. I also went up to take a shower at the marina office. I’d rate the shower facilities a 3 on a scale of 5. It was a bit cold and there was not much room inside the shower area, such that clothes stood a chance of getting wet from the spray. Few clothes hooks and it cost about $1.50 in quarters for a full shower. OK but not great on my scale. We also communicated with a realtor to show us a place in Bellingham that we would like to see.
Designed to look like a Watchman’s hat, these shelters are used for gatherings of first nation people in the summer. (View Post…)