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Titusville to Vero Beach to Okeechobee Waterway

December 9-13, 2010We left early from Titusville because we had 75 miles to go to Vero Beach. Titusville Municipal Marina has many resident ospreys. One had chosen the “soft” post on Grateful’s port side to eat its breakfast. As we were making …

December 3-8, 2010

Camachee Cove Yacht Harbor, St. AugustineHalifax Harbor, Daytona BeachTitusville Municipal Marina, TitusvilleIt’s been awhile since I added to the blog. We have traveled every other day and rested on the off days. We are still on target to get to…

Golden Isles to Fernandina Beach

Ah Yes!! After having a chilly but beautiful evening at Golden Isles….. Sunset at Golden IslesWe were going to have an easy cruise today. Well, not so much.We did plan to leave at dawn again which was about 1.5 hours after flood tide. The winds …

South Carolina and Georgia

December 1, 2010We are cruising a 64 mile day on the Georgia ICW. And today has been more exciting than most so far on our trip.Let me start out by saying by way of explanation that for the last two days we have been concerned about travel because of t…

Georgetown to Isle of Palms

November 18-23, 2010Georgetown is almost midway between Myrtle Beach and Charleston, and was founded in 1729 after Spain unsuccessfully attempted to settle the area in the early 1500s. It is the third oldest city in South Carolina. The area flourished …

The Grateful is Back in the Water

We arrived in N Myrtle Beach on November 9th after spending the weekend with Bob & Dianne at their beautiful Wisconsin cabin….Sammy, Port & Sadie waiting for a treatand traveling through the Great Smokies…..The Grateful looked beautiful wit…

May 26 – June 7, 2010

A quick note before you launch into this very long blog entry. Mark, Porter and I are back in Minnesota. We want to take care of some business here during the summer rather than come back for a Minnesota winter. We have Grateful “on the hard” in N Myrt…

May 10-17, 2010

Hilton Head and Savannah It’s been awhile since I wrote – busy and then too tired. Grateful is in Charleston right now – Mark is in MN to go fishing with friends and my Mom is visiting Charleston with me. Mark and I spent a very pleasant …

May 5-10, 2010

Before I had a chance to tell you about Georgia, we had moved on to South Carolina! We aren’t traveling that fast – Georgia only has about 110 miles of coast line, but the ICW is approximately 140 miles because of the convoluted passage. So I will …

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!+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++…