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Exumas: Georgetown to Norman’s Pond Cay and back.

Exumas: Georgetown to Norman’s Pond Cay and back.

The Grasso’s of Boerne visited us for a few days over Easter. We Chatted and Chilled near the Chat ‘n Chill on Stocking Island, headed to Norman’s Pond Cay for a night and then returned to Georgetown before some strong winds arrived. 535 more words


A Fiercely Beating Heart: The Sun in Taurus

Sun in Taurus

11:56pm (EDT)

Planetary Ruler: Venus

A Fiercely Beating Heart

Strength unmoved as dust swirls
Around the stamping of hoof.
Fire rages in the heart and… 1,736 more words


Landrail Point

Landrail Point is on the NW corner of Crooked Island.  The anchorage is slightly north of the point and just south of Pittstown.  Most believe that Columbus anchored and landed here on his first voyage and there seems to be less doubt about that landing than most of Columbus’ Bahamanian stops. 311 more words

Cruising With Kids

Why I love Roxy

Last fall, something new came into our lives.  We nicknamed her Roxy.  She is tall, a bit beamy about the hips and carries quite a bit of heft.  678 more words


Bitten in the Bight of Acklins

After leaving Mayaguana, we sailed overnight with Ubiquitous to the Bight of Acklins.  As we arrived, we named it the world’s largest swimming pool as it is over 1,000 sq miles and generally between 3 and 10 ft deep. 308 more words

Cruising With Kids

Magnificent Mayaguana

We spent four nights anchored off Mayaguana.  The first, was just anchored off Betsy Bay on the West coast since we arrived just after sunset.  Our first day was filled with clearing customs and getting cell phone coverage.  332 more words

Cruising With Kids

Hooked on life aboard!

Today was my first morning waking up on anchor since I’ve officially lived aboard! Last night the humans and I decided to pop around to the black buoy which is where we like to go sometimes just to get out of the marina. 126 more words