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Blog Underway

Flying the Whomper

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April 10, 2017

A short video of us flying the “Whomper”, a huge charlie brown colored spinnaker that makes Halcyon grow wings downwind. Here, John handles the sail expertly…

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48North Blog Lifestyle

Cruising is Different than Living Aboard

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April 7, 2017

*This is my article for March’s issue of 48 North. You can check out the magazine version here (pg 36)*

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For five years before cutting…

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A day in the life Blog Lifestyle

A day in the life (chapter 1)

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March 27, 2017

 

I have never been the type to enjoy recounting the details of my daily activities – either in a journal or on my blog….

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Blog Boat work Gear

It’s a big day!

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March 24, 2017

A momentous occasion, you might say. I’m waiting for someone to arrive with champagne to celebrate us. I’ve got the champagne glasses and the…

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Blog Lifestyle

Getting Spoiled

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March 4, 2017

Cruising is not all sunshine and roses… but that’s hard to remember right now. We pulled into Barra de Navidad about a week ago,…

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48North Blog

February 48 north article

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February 6, 2017

The new magazine is out! Check out page 50 for my article about scrambling.
Click here to access the magazine online.

(the photo is just the…

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Blog

2016 By the Numbers

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January 28, 2017

 

This post is for my fellow left-brained number crunchers.

We left on August 14th, which means we were cruising for 20 weeks, or 140 days,…

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New Halcyon information

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January 25, 2017

Are you curious what “Halcyon” means? Would you like to know about the boat projects we’ve done? Did you know the designer of Valiants still…

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Topese

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January 20, 2017

Check out our new Topolobampo friends on their bike and skateboard.

Video courtesy of the oh-so-talented John Guillote.

 

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Blog Culture

Topolobampo: Then and Now

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January 18, 2017

 

First of all, let’s acknowledge the wonderful name of this town. Try it out – say it a few times. You can never say…

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