Interview with The Sailing Podcast

Recently, Jen and I were interviewed by David Anderson from the Sailing Podcast.  David is based in Queensland, Australia and his goal is to share real stories about sailing and cruising.  “The people he interviews share their story with the idea to help you realize your dream of sailing away.” Here is a link to…

The Cape Eleuthera Institute

In my last blog post, I talked about how Joellen, Camden and their new friend Townes schmoozed their way into getting us a tour at a marine research school up the road here in Cape Eleuthera.  With the invite to the Cape Eleuthera Institute (CEI), Townes and his parents on S/V Dawn Patrol decided to…

Bittersweet

It’s been a whirlwind the last three weeks.  Especially for the five of us who are used to ‘una vida tranquila’ (a tranquil life) living here in Costa Rica.  But it was a wonderful three weeks filled with family and memories and celebration.  As I wrote in my last post, Marc’s parents came to visit…

Hardship in Paradise

Disclaimer: Blog posts like this one are not to come across as ‘holier than thou’ or that we are better than other cruisers.  That is not our intention at all nor do we think that.  We write this blog to keep in contact with family and friends but also to record our trip so that Marc,…