Salinas, Puerto Rico

Sunday March 8, 2015 Miles Traveled:  50.6 nm We pulled the anchor at 6:12AM and motored out of the harbor at Ensenada Vieques.  Our friends Bob and Jeanne on Walkabout left 10 minutes after us. The wind was very light so we kept motoring toward the SE point of Puerto Rico in 6 foot swells. […]

Grenada Dominoes

Sunday, December 7 Last night I had my first good night sleep and woke at 515am. I took advantage of the quiet time and wrote yesterday’s post. We were up for the cruisers’s net, but being Sunday, there wasn’t one. At least my alarm is set so we won’t miss it tomorrow. Phil replaced the […]

Working on the bottom 3

Tuesday November 11 Happy Birthday Me It’s getting old, this working on the bottom and the post in mostly about other things. This morning I noticed new scaffolding next to Changes. This was for Uncle Sam to start cleaning up the boat. After cereal for breakfast, Sam showed up and started to clean the deck […]

Working on the bottom 2

Sunday Sunday was a no working on the bottom day, read not getting dirty. When sanding the bottom with 80 grit sand paper the red dust fills the air. A respirator is a must and your arms and clothing get covered with the red dust from the red old bottom paint. I use mechanic gloves […]

Working on the bottom

Friday, Nov 7, 2014 I woke up to a nice cool morning. Temp in low 80s. I was hungry so it was off to Zanzabar the local restaurant here at Peakes. I had eggs over easy and pancakes. The eggs were overdone as usual. It seem not many cooks know how to do over easy. […]

We are Home

Saturday, June 21, 2014 We arrived home Tuesday morning with Kathleen, Phil’s sister picking us up at the airport. It was good to see her, and we enjoyed catching up with her and Virginia, Phil’s other sister whom we will live with this summer. Here is photo of the three of them looking at pictures […]

In Trinidad, Preparing for Visit Home

Thursday, June 12, 2014 Peake Yacht Services, Chaguaramas, Trinidad I know it’s been a long time for me posting. I’m sorry, but I just haven’t felt like it. This trip has been so different than the first time and not as enjoyable for me. Most of my updates have been going to my FB page […]