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What are you feeding those valuable outboards?


WASHINGTON – The results from two studies conducted by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory on the effects of E15 on marine engines were released on Friday, showing that the gasoline and ethanol blend can cause issues including drivability, materials compatibility, increased emissions, and long-term durability in outboard, stern drive and inboard engines, according to the release. 248 more words


Best boating gifts of the season

The best nautical gifts under $50 are featured in our 2nd annual holiday gift guide for boating enthusiasts

Personalized fleece blankets, embroidered with your boat name, from BoatNameGear.com… 928 more words


Capture Minnesota

Haven’t been active at all on this site for a while other than reading other people’s posts. Just got a new job and applied for another one at the same company. 71 more words

The Flavor of Culture within the Caribbean

Every island is different. You would think that the Caribbean would be tight knit, (and portions of it are very tight), however, each island has a unique rhythm and most importantly, every island nation has a distinct subculture that is not linked to other islands which are as close as a mile apart.  876 more words


Living in the Caribbean isn't the vacation you figure it could be

I’m not new to blogging, I am new to the idea of allowing people deeper into my thoughts and to the life I lead.  I’m one of those lucky people who have always had an opportunity to reach my dreams. 554 more words


Apple Annie's

Seriously, summertime can be amazing.

Like that day we went to Apple Annie’s as a home school group and learned LOADS about how, why, and when apples grow. 116 more words

My Kids


So I’ve had five, FIVE days in a row now of non-afternoon sickness (insert Hallelujah chorus here). I’m LOVING it. I’m still tired, but I’ll take tired any day over laying-on-the-sofa-and-feeling-like-death-is-about-to-swallow-me-whole sickness. 88 more words