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Gone Sailing

A pause in the climbing-themed blogging as I take a moment (well, a couple of weekends) for a sailing interlude… I will resume my climb through the alphabet soon, but at the moment, my world has taken a decidedly watery turn. 833 more words


Stow it like you own it

I’m a big believer in customized storage. No sense in building wasted space into your storage lockers.

The original settees on fiddlehead were giant cavernous spaces with no ventilation and limited access. 333 more words

Lyle Hess

My Vision Of Contentment




1. a state of happiness and satisfaction:

“he found contentment in living a simple life in the country on the sea!”

What does that word mean to you? 634 more words

Life Story

Life on a boat - or how to really escape

I just got back to Jakarta from my amazing trip in Flores’ Komodo National Park. I had been waiting for what seemed like forever to go on this holiday, unfortunately it was over in a heartbeat. 527 more words


Manta Trust Expeditions Aboard Four Seasons Explorer

If swimming with manta rays and whale sharks isn’t already on your bucket list, it most definitely should be!  Words cannot capture the wonder of sharing the water with some of the ocean’s most majestic marine marvels – and with Four Seasons Explorer’s Manta Trust Expeditions, one doesn’t even need to be a diver to get in on the action. 573 more words


Closing Doors and Floating Out The Window.

We are now in our last few weeks on shore. These weeks are a tornado of moving, selling, and tying up loose ends. We are currently ping ponging between our two homes. 27 more words