Jun 16, 2018
Cruising with a dog? Is it really possible? I mean, not just in a marina, but out sailing or motoring?
How about full time cruising in foreign countries? How much of a hassle is it?
Listen Carolyn Shearlock (aka "Paz's mom") for everything you need to know to cruise with your best friend . . . or decide that it would be...
Jun 9, 2018
Unfortunately, with hurricanes come sunken, holed and grounded boats. The shattered dreams are devasting and everyone wants to recover their boat or at least go aboard and see what can be salvaged.
Be careful, though: think about what’s in the water in the wake of a hurricane.
Two of Carolyn Shearlock's boats have...
Jun 7, 2018
Moving onto a boat means downsizing. Nica Waters, who's doing this right now, gives you clues on how to decide what comes with you!
Links to items mentioned:
Life Changing Magic of Tidying (Amazon): https://amzn.to/2JxMbaV
Colorful mixing bowls (Amazon): https://amzn.to/2kQOJTE
Cast iron skillet:
Jun 2, 2018
If you're living off the grid — at anchor — what electrical “goodies” can you reasonably have and how do you power them?
Carolyn Shearlock, with ten years of full-time living aboard mostly at anchor, believes in “no amp ogres” — that is, no saying that things aboard can't be used because of the power they...
May 30, 2018
Can you use all the systems on your boat? Someday, you may have to. Can everyone else aboard also use everything?
If there is more than one person on board, systems have to be planned so that everyone can do every function.
Carolyn Shearlock explains why this is critical and what they've done on their boat to ensure...