Digging into the costs for our family of four to buy, refit, and prepare a bluewater sailboat for full time cruising.
<Written by Rachel> OK – finally sitting down to give you guys an update. I’m ashamed to say that we went the entire month of May without posting a blog update, which is the first month that we’ve missed posting even one blog post since we started. I’m a little bummed about that but it … Continue reading Settling Back into Our Boat-Life Routine
<Written by Rachel> Hey everybody! I took so many photos today while working on the stove install that I decided to just go ahead and put together a quick blog post to update on our process for this last project which we are really trying to get finished before hopefully moving back aboard tomorrow. No, … Continue reading New Stove: Installed … Well, Almost!
<Written by Rachel> Well guys, we've been back in the water since March 31st. But, yeah, we're still missing our mast... It is now the 25th of April and the mast JUST got into the painting shed at the boatyard. Our "3-4 weeks" in the boatyard turned into nine. They're telling us the mast should … Continue reading Back in the Water … but Something’s Missing
<Written by Rachel> It's now been over two months since we moved our family off our boat and took her to the boatyard for this major refit. We were told the project would take 3-4 weeks. I knew to expect longer but was so hopeful that it wouldn't be. Thankfully, we're very much in the … Continue reading Visiting an Empty Boat