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Lawsuit Accuses Kohl's Of Advertising 'False' Original Prices

Is it fair to consumers when a retailer sells their own private-label products at a “discount” from the prices that they set in the first place? 362 more words


7/11 - 7/12: Chocomount Cove, Fishers Island

Another great weather forecast greeted us for the weekend of June 11th and 12th.  So far we’ve only had one washout this season, which is amazing. 616 more words

Fourth of July Weekend

Hooray!  A three-day weekend with a fantastic weather forecast.  How lucky and rare!

Our original plan was to spend the holiday weekend in Montauk on Long Island.   1,132 more words

It was a Dark and Stormy Night

It was a dark and stormy night at anchor.  And long. I forgot long.  Is it too soon to talk about? Possibly. It was just 6 hours ago when we were scrambling in the dark to charge the spotlight, to find flashlights and to make big decisions about pulling up the anchor in the pitch black to move to deeper water, or staying put and hope for the best.   691 more words

Beginings In Boating

What makes your heart sing?

Connecting to cultural origins

I often find myself asking what is it about my background heritage that gives me a sense of belonging. I find some days it’s so strong that it’s like a beacon shining that I can’t take my eyes off as it gives me such a feeling of love and abundance that it surprises me. 957 more words

Gunkholing 101 - anchoring

Duantless is a boat built for gunkholing. To gunkhole is to cruise from place to place spending nights in isolated anchorages far from the bustle of marinas and ports. 1,244 more words

Ranger Tug

Anchor aweigh!

One of our big goals for this season is to anchor overnight, and get comfortable doing it.  The key for our cruising plans is to be able to spend 99% of our nights on the hook, so this is an important skill for us to develop. 900 more words