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On the hook

After installing a new anchor light, Terri and I ventured off to Henderson Point for a “raft-up” of about 8 boats.  We enjoyed some afternoon swimming (and dancing on the decks) before grilling out.  Around 8:30, we shoved off and … Continue reading

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New Anchor Light!

After having some problems with the previous anchor light, On Saturday I went up the mast to replace the light completely.  It took a little while, but I was able to get it installed.  In a couple of weeks, the … Continue reading

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Name is finally on!

Amazingly, I purchased the stickers for the name change back in 2010 (yes, almost 4 years ago.  I finally got them on the boat this weekend.  Eric came up and helped me prepare the stern and we got the vinyl … Continue reading

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Entertainment!

Shortly after installing the new table, Adam and I came up and installed a new 32″ flatscreen!  Great for watching movies after a long day of sailing.  No DVD at this point, but we can drive the monitor with iPad, … Continue reading

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New Cabin Table

Another log-awaited project.  The original table was in bad shape.  One thing that the previous owners had done (which was a neat idea), was to cut the table and they added a piano hinge.  This effectively allowed you to have … Continue reading

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Great Weekend

Terri and I had a great weekend on the boat, despite the rain.  We got up to the marina on Friday evening for the pre-race get-together.  Plenty of cake, cookies, chips & salsa, and homemade guacamole! The forecast rain started … Continue reading

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Bluenose Racing!

Well this weekend marks our first entry into a “race”.  This will be the Bluenose race basically running about 45 miles round trip.  I’ll be honest, we have no intention of finishing… we are not really prepared for night sailing, … Continue reading

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Two successful weekends

So, I had two back-to-back successful weekends at the boat. First weekend saw the install of two new GC2 batteries (golf cart 6v) and a new charger from Sterling.  Everything went together easily!  So much better!  I was also able … Continue reading

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Finally…

Crazy how a month can fly by!  We spent most of our available time at the beach during the month of August.  Collectively, about 15 days or so, followed up with a 4 day weekend in the mountains.  It’s finally … Continue reading

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Welcome Aboard

Work planned for this weekend!  I do need to head up the mast again to check out electrical connections and bulbs for the steaming light and anchor light.  We may be adding some spreader lights, but we will have to … Continue reading

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