Tales from the Seven Seas! – Wear Your Harness….Ummm…Your Mask!

For long time readers of this blog, most know that I sailed a 44 foot sailboat “Rhiannon” around the world. Every now and then I include a story from those sailing days. This story has relevance to the time we find ourselves in. Wear Your...

Winds at 110 Knots Sustained…Will the Anchor Hold?

I want you to know first and foremost that during these crazy times, you are not alone. The virus does not see color, wealth, or even location. It can impact everyone. So we all need to take care of ourselves and our families. Sometimes I feel like i am holding on for...

Lots of water…no wind, for a sailboat that is a problem!

I was thinking the other day about my home confinement, which led me to think about my sailing trip around the world. There are so many situations from my sailing days that give me an understanding of what to do while staying home amid COVID-19. The first one i...

12 + 1 Ways to Enhance Your Travel in 2020! And Some Aboriginal Wisdom!

Hello! Here we are in December! Planning all the wonderful things we are going to do in 2020! Has 2019 gone fast or slow for you? I find planning travel the best way to keep every day exciting. I look forward to the next travel day with anticipation. But then my day...

‘Tis the Season to Dream and Imagine!

Here we are just after Thanksgiving! I hope you had a great time.                                                                                                                                              We are in the middle of the season for giving thanks for...

5-BEST Secrets for Choosing the Best Over Water Bungalow!

Here comes the winter! My favorite time of the year with the holidays, fires, and snow…a little hopefully! And,  interestingly enough, the time of the year many people plan their trips for the next year…2020! Whether a family trip, honeymoon, destination...