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 […]

Traveling the South Coast of Puerto Rico

Friday, March 21 The past 3 days we have been traveling the south coast of Puerto Rico. Here the trades are from the NE -E -SE starting to build about 9-10am through through late afternoon and decrease at night and early morning. So to go east into the trades in Prevailing Conditions means getting up […]

Excitement in Red Shank Cay

Thursday, January 16 We’ve been listening to Chris Parker weather as usual in the morning and expecting a cold front to come through with NW winds. At first they were predicted to be 10-15 kts and we were planning on staying at Monument Beach anchorage off Stocking Island. Two things happened since yesterday’s weather. 1. […]

Staniel Cay to Pipe Creek

Wednesday, December 31, 2013 We left Normans Cay at 8am on a warm sunny day with wind 7-8 kts from the east. SV Going Knots and SV Angelica, both French Canadians, left within minutes of us. I can tell we have been here awhile as I saw a school of minnows and 2 gar fish […]

Our Stay in Little Harbour Cay

Most of the days spent in Little Harbour Cay from Dec 19 to Dec 24 were spent relaxing. We didn’t have much internet, but enough to get our a few emails before the internet went away. actually, I didn’t expect any but way in the distance we could see the Batelco tower with diffuse light […]

Nassau Bahamas at Nassau Yacht Haven

Tuesday, December 24 We started the engine at 645am and Phil raised the anchor while I listened to Chris Parker weather using head phones.  It wasn’t too long until we were in the steeper waves in the cut and shallow water that I came up getting seasick down below.  Then I had a great idea! […]

Little Harbour Cay, Berry Islands to. Nassau

Most of the days spent in Little Harbour Cay from Dec 19 to Dec 24 were spent relaxing. We didn’t have much internet, but enough to get our a few emails before the internet went away. actually, I didn’t expect any but way in the distance we could see the Batelco tower with diffuse light […]

We made it to the Bahamas

Sunday, December 15 to Tuesday, December 17 Our wait is over. The winds are from the south and it’s time to go now raising anchor at 712am. New friends SV Sea Vu play and their friends have decided to go today after all. We raised the reefed Main Sail at 725am heading down Government Cut […]

Move to Little Harbour Cay

Thursday, December 19 We woke at 630am to listen to Chris Parker and it was easy to hear him on SSB. More east wind in the upper teens is increasing to 20kts tomorrow. After some discussion with SV’s Truant and Quick Sticks we decided to move a couple miles south with Quick Sticks leading the […]