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Welcome to The Boat Galley podcast, filled with tips and how-to's to help you sail away into the sunset -- whether for the weekend or forever.

Each episode is filled with information you can act on immediately and there's plenty of encouragement, too. You CAN do this!

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Feb 18, 2019

Learn why a bilge alarm is necessary and the types of alarms available. Choose the right one for your boat.

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12 volt 85 decibel alarm - 

Oct 11, 2018

Learn about our decision making and understand what we did to prepare our boat for Hurricane Florence. It's not all simple!


National Hurricane Center:

National Weather Service:


Chris Parker:

Fishing Bay Yacht Club:

Boat US...

Oct 4, 2018

Learn about the trials and tribulations of making the bed on a small sailboat - and the myths of an un-disturbed v-berth.

Sailboat sheets:

Bristol Channel Cutter:

Cruising in Serrafyn: (Amazon)


Sep 10, 2018

Over 75% of the boats in Boot Key Harbor were totaled or had massive damage when Hurricane Irma devastated the Florida Keys.

Barefoot Gal survived with not even a scratch. Why?

 Sponsor:Mahalo Offering private and group charters in exotic locations, Mahalo Sailing will feed your cruising dreams with...

Aug 30, 2018

Games that you can take anywhere take some finding: here are 5 to start you off!


Multiple packs of playing cards with different designs:

Rummikub game:

SET game:

Mexican Train:

Bananagrams (single):