Tag Archives: Sail

Transitions are not Always as Planned

Well…we sold the Annapolis, MD, property and boat slip in Nov 2011, and we sold the DC property in late Dec 2011, and we rented an Annapolis neighbors Back Creek boat slip for Harmony. The majority of our worldly possessions … Continue reading

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Getting closer to sailing…

Visited Harmony, still on the hard, to check on progress of much needed repairs, and to place some boating items, including new dinghy oars, onboard in preparation for our return this Fall when she is launched. She had much needed … Continue reading

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Landlocked on the Tennessee River

It has been an ultra busy few months since we sold our house in DC and our condo in Annapolis. We stayed with my son and his family for a couple of months, which was a bit tough on them, … Continue reading

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Winter blues

I sit here in my crowded room struggling to focus on a long to-do list so our lives will be ready for living off the grid. The digital age is a steep learning curve, especially since just as I learn … Continue reading

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Tentative Progress

One boat, 2 slips…Fingers crossed that our condo in Annapolis will go to settlement on Wed., Aug. 11, 2011. Meantime in anticipation of this, we are leasing Slip A80, and the slip is 42′ long and 14′ wide…a much better … Continue reading

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New boat systems tested

Managed to get 2 days aboard During July. Tested all the new systems…LOVE the Raymarine x5 Pilot auto helm!!! Frustrated with the Raymarine e90w and the radar…way too much to learn. Turned off the AIS alarms…very annoying. Need to figure … Continue reading

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