Staniel Cay

After Warderick Wells we sailed south to Staniel Cay.  We met lots of new friends from other cruisers to local Bahamians on Staniel.  We dropped anchor around noon on April 21 and dinghyed over to town because we were hoping to find some food outside of our carbohydrate genre (on the boat our lunch options are either cheese…

The Exumas

Ahhhhh…life is good.  Truly life has never been better.  We have not had internet for weeks but I’m plugged in today so I’m blogging like a madwoman.  We are loving The Exumas and can’t rave about it enough.  Everyone told us the water in The Exumas is the best in the Caribbean and they were…

Joellen: Bimini to New Providence

We are currently in New Providence (island where Nassau is).  But Bimini was so much fun.  We hung out in Bimini for a week with lots of other sailboats, including our friends on Rafiki.Kathryn carried Maria around everywhere.We left Bimini last week with a bunch of other boats.  Here we are heading out of Bimini.We…

Bimini…We Made It!

Last Sunday we woke up at 3 am and made a calm and uneventful crossing to The Bahamas.  The kids loved waking up to see the sun rise in front of our bow.It is WAY laid back here in The Bahamas, just like everyone had warned.  As we approached Bimini we tried to hail The…

Camden: Bahamas Bound

This is our last day in the US for awile.  I am very exided about The Bahamas.  I’m stil hoping to see a shark.  And catch fish. We have had fun in Miami and Biscayne Bay.  2 days ago I caht this crab in Elliott Key.  I named him CJ (Cam and Joellen).  He did…

Bienvenido a Miami!

Yes we are alive!  And we are in Miami!  I always pictured myself one day going to Miami and it being like the Will Smith video “Welcome to Miami”.  You know, driving down the street in a convertible, hitting South Beach and salsa dancing till the wee hours of the morning.  Reality check…we drove down…

Our Love at First Sail

This time it truly is love at first sail… Marc fell in love with sailing the first time he stepped onto a sailboat back in high school.  For myself it was not love at first sight with sailing, but through time and getting to understand the elements of sailing, I grew to really like it.  But I have to…