January 2008 - Catamaran Sailing Cruising in the Sea of Cortez
Tuesday January 1, 2008
We did one last trip to the big grocery store, C-C-C, planning
to be ready to go tomorrow when the north wind would die down.
Carllie found some nori at the store, and then found some t...
December 2007 - Catamaran Sailing Cruising in the Sea of Cortez
Saturday December 1, 2007
Carllie: Can it already be December? With the south wind giving
us a break and the rain stopping to make way for sun, we motored to shore and
I did three weeks' worth of laundry in...
November 2007 - Catamaran Sailing Cruising in the Sea of Cortez
Thursday November 1, 2007
Today we motored over to east bight of East Bay. We didn't
go for a hike today but did go ashore to burn some garbage.
Sometimes the resident seagulls filled the air at our primary
September 2007 - Catamaran Sailing Cruising in the Sea of Cortez
Tuesday September 4, 2007
We returned last night from Kalaway Bay Resort and the Okanagan
and are staying again with Daken and Korianne in Richmond.
I spent the next four days finishing up some computer programming
July and August 2007 - Visit home to Vancouver
Summer 2007 in British Columbia
We arrived in Vancouver on June 19th and spent 10 days in town
visiting many of our friends as well as Carllie doing some work at West Marine
(so we could get get those employee discounts) and Garett d...
Tuesday, May 1, 2007
Garett: We really tried to wake up at 5:30
am attempting to beat the heat, but instead slept into 6:30 am. Sunrise
is at 5:45 am. We started work at 8:30 am and completed the forms for
the hull extensions. I then spent a couple hours cu...
Sunday April 1, 2007
La Paz: We have moved from the general anchorage
area off Magote Island into Marina De La Paz for two days to make our shopping
easier and allow us some good Internet access to update our website, call friends
on Skype, and answer emails from the boat.
Carllie: It ...
Thursday March 1, 2007
On our way back from the beach last night I dinged
the prop of our little 3 hp Mercury dinghy motor on a rock so we had to row
back the quarter mile back to the boat. I thought I had just broken the little
sheer pin that is supposed to give way in just such an...
Thursday January 4, 2007
With Daken and Korianne now back in Vancouver and the
two of us back on our own, we spent the last two days talking about our
trip, our plans, and where and what we should go and do next.
After expending five months of effort to get her...
Friday December 1, 2006
The winds had abated a bit but the seas were still big
from the north as one of the anchored boats, Barbara Ann, tried to go
north but came back an hour later after making little progress.
We went ashore and walked along one of the roads in...