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Seeking Tufted Puffins

Tansy was eager to see puffins while sailing aboard the schooner Passing Cloud  276 more words
Quimper Hittys

The French Farm Aquatic Club meets on the third Saturday of each month from 3pm, with guest speakers and interesting events.

Their July meeting detailed tips from Glenys Duff with her tips on provisioning for a cruise. 745 more words


Sunday sunrise - Corfu

The temperatures this week in our part of Greece have been around 31degC.  Not the world record, I agree, but it’s still feeling very hot, especially when there is no wind.   100 more words

Stretching our sails

We don’t have a sail plan this season… we kinda think we would go the Vancouver route, up around the Redondas before heading into Cortes Bay. 1,574 more words


Sailboats in Nawiliwili Bay

In my dream
I’m drifting
on the whitest sailboat,
in between a sea and sky that are competing for the bluest.

The original was beautiful, but a little dull and too bright. 105 more words


Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery, The U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842

Format: Audiobook

Source: Public Library

Rating: 3.25

This is the story of Charles Wilkes and the US Exploring Expedition.  Wilkes ran a tough ship and always seemed to be trying to prove his worth.   57 more words

Book Review

Adapted sailing club gives people freedom

Freedom, that’s what sailing is to Judy Winship. When she gets out on the boat on Wascana Lake it’s a time for her to forget everything and just relax. 466 more words

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