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Boat season wrap-up

Short season for us But first:  My daughter, Amanda and husband, Steven Rainey have created a son, their first!  Only seen via Skype so far! Back to Boat:  It has been a short boat season for us this year, 2018.  … Continue reading

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Been there…

Happy Valentines Day one and all…  For us it was also an Anniversary, 12 years this year! Woohoo! We been there, south to Barra de Navidad area and back to Banderas Bay, this year and are in La Cruz de … Continue reading

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SHIPWRECK – Punta de Mita

Thought to blog this information since it is so hard to search the information out online…  I am not a novice at the internet, been online since before Al Gore…  And I find the editing/censoring that goes on in current … Continue reading

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Week #?… Oh who cares???

Been on the water since leaving Puerto Vallarta, mostly,  until breakfast today in Barre de Navidad, best chili rellenos con camerones ever!  Oh yes, and a beer!  Maybe it WAS closer to lunch time…  Yes there is helado in MX … Continue reading

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Left PV for sur…

2017 Jan 14, we have been in MX since the 10th of December and are heading south (sur) down the coast for Chamela, Tennicatita, Barre de Navidad, maybe Santiago Bay and maybe Zihuatanejo this year?  I’m writing this blog from … Continue reading

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Banderas Bay, the new sonar transducer, lithium batteries, Garmin charts, etc. tech(ish)

We are in Banderas Bay.  After new years eve in Punta de Mita and a few days at anchor near La Cruz de Huanacaxtle outside Marina Riveria Nayarit, we are now at dock in Marina Valarta and visiting family on … Continue reading

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Finally underway … week 3 weeeeee!

Had to put something else than a toilet at the top of the post, sorry about that all… It always seems like a struggle to work the boat into “ship shape”.  Last minute the head seat fell off, Jess got … Continue reading

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2017 Week two hoo hoo !

Well almost week two… Saturday 16 Dec 2017 was our day six in Mazatlan and working on the boat.  Shopping and laundry day.  “Laundry Day” means dropping it at the lavandaria and picking it up 5 hours later. A couple … Continue reading

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Boat Startup – December 2017

 Back to boat: From a Facebook post: Day 1:  (From a Facebook post)  Jib is up, dodger and sun canvas are up. We got the new fridge evaporator in. Big news, lithium house batteries sat with no in or out … Continue reading

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Back to the boat 2017/8 – More STUFF 2017

It’s that time again. Jessica and I are off to Mazatlan tomorrow,  Sunday Dec 10, 2017.  Our plans are to fly DEN to PVR, Southwest Air, about 3 hours and then take a bus, ETN,  from Puerto Vallarta up to … Continue reading

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