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Riding out a Tropical Storm – First time on our boat

LET US TELL YOU A STORY.  AND IT’S A GOOD ONE  (THE PAST THAT HAS LED US TO TODAY) Eddie and I had had the dream of becoming sailors for years.  The longing of the sea was strong for both of us possibly for different reasons but still a commonRead More …

Hurricane Florence Update

In the midst of this horrible event, we feel blessed and humbled that ourselves and our vessel are okay. So far. Some high winds and rain but no flooding. Our hearts go out to those in our neighboring cities. We will be back to help our friends and others thatRead More …

Hurricane Florence Did we run far enough?

Hurricane Florence.  We can’t run anymore so now it is time to prep the boat to prepare her for this monster hurricane and hoping we ran far enough.

Outrunning Hurricane Florence Part Three

We have been trying to outrunning this beast of a hurricane, but the higher powers have said, nope.  This is as far as you will go. As much as we tried to continue south in the ICW, we now cannot.  We missed the fact that the swing bridge which weRead More …

Outrunning Hurricane Florence Part Two

We have been traveling down the ICW which we entered at Winyah Bay and the ICW is very shallow in some parts. It was a treacherous first day and the second day is turning out to be just as difficult. Between red marker 36 and red 42 we were draggingRead More …

The Kindred Spirits Mailbox

…. is truly one of the most unexpectedly magical places I have ever been. The Kindred Spirits mailbox is a real mailbox, with a flag and old wooden post, that is positioned on an Atlantic beach, seemingly in the middle of nowhere.  This simple box, located on Bird Island, holdsRead More …

Washin’ Wednesday leads to Wet Teeshirts?!

Only because you can’t wash a big ole’ boat without getting wet yourself. We are prepping for our besties to come in this weekend. We are so excited to have visitors on the Music! Since I got a new inflatable stand up paddle board I decided to use him toRead More …

Take Me Up Tuesday

It’s time to take me up to 50 ft! I absolutely love going up this high. Our anchor light was burnt out so I had to go all the way up to the top. Sometimes boat maintenance is just plain fun 🙂 #thecrabbycaptainandthesunnysailor #boatlife #boatmaintainence

The Worst Feeling Is When Your Boat Is Taking On Water

The worst feeling in the world is your boat taking on water I used to think that the worst feeling in the world was running aground.  And every sailor has done so.  I have always heard that if a sailor says he never has, he’s lying. I remember once, whenRead More …

Wow Shark Tagging on the Beach Ep Six

When we spent some time in the beautiful town of Charleston, SC, we were lucky enough to happen across an amazing event, SHARK TAGGING! After a great birthday dinner at The Obstinate Daughter, we made our way down to watch the sun set near the Fort Moultrie point on Sullivan’sRead More …

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