Hello out there! Thanks for stopping by Mosaic Voyage - we're a family of four in the Pacific Northwest, living aboard our 40-foot sailboat planning and preparing to cast off the dock lines and sail the world. In fact, we're only a couple months from casting off from our home slip and heading off on … Continue reading Mosaic Crew Boat Budget: February 2019 – and a Finance Announcement!
We're a family of four in the Pacific Northwest. We've been living aboard our 1978 Fuji 40 sailboat for over two years as we're prepping the boat and ourselves to get out there for long term cruising and traveling to explore this amazing world. Part of that process includes paying off debts from our past … Continue reading Mosaic Crew Boat Budget: January 2019
We're ringing in the new year aboard our 1978 Fuji sailboat SV Mosaic. Just into the new year and I'm ready to put out our December 2018 budget report. I enjoy posting our monthly expenses for a couple reasons: A) it helps us stay focused each month on where we're spending our money and how … Continue reading Mosaic Crew Boat Budget: December 2018
I've been putting off posting this update because it's not as encouraging as I had hoped... but the struggle continues and these posts, if nothing else, help me re-focus each month and initiate some good conversations between Brenden and I. If you're new to our blog, welcome! We've been posting our monthly expenses and budget … Continue reading Mosaic Crew Boat Budget: November 2018
This month I stepped up my boat budget game. If you've been following our blog, you know we've been posting our expense reports for a few months now. Last month, I mentioned that I would *try* to be more comprehensive this month and I think I'm succeeding here. Let me know what you think! 🙂 … Continue reading Mosaic Crew Boat Budget: October 2018
Here's our September 2018 budget/expense report for all boat related items. I'm hoping to actually keep track really closely this month and have an even more in-depth report for October. My goal in being so transparent with our expenses is to help out anybody in the planning and dreaming phase to understand the real-world expenses … Continue reading Mosaic Crew Boat Budget: September 2018
OK - here's the August budget and expense report, as promised. For those that don't know, we're a family of four living aboard our 1978 Fuji 40 sailboat SV Mosaic in Portland Oregon. We've been living aboard for almost 2 years, stationary here in Portland as we prepare to leave for long-term cruising. We are … Continue reading Mosaic Crew Boat Budget: August 2018
I'm late in getting this up but, in doing so, I'm developing the process by which I would like to manage our budget reports each month. So, bear with me. I'm sure this will be an evolving process. If you missed out on my previous Expense Report, where I detailed everything we've spent so far … Continue reading Mosaic Crew Boat Budget: July 2018