Tuesday, July 1, 2014

TS Arthur

Tropical storm Arthur is rearing it's ugly head out off the Florida coast. Hopefully we will not get too much wind but to be safe I went out and bought some 3/4" three strand nylon tonight to beef up my dock lines.
By the way did I tell you that I am now living on the water and LOVING it!!!!!
 This morning I had to move my boat, so I took the opportunity to do a little sailing. It was just with the staysail, but the main and genoa will have to wait until I get a bit braver.
And anchoring though I didn't like all the black gunk that came back up with the anchor.
I got to use my autopilot successfully.
And here is her new home.
I launched the dinghy which ended up being a right old pain because to lift her over the lifelines and into the water without sinking her was a bit of a stunt.
Going for a row in it was not much better either because it was so unstable. Overall, not a good experience.
And finally I did get the transducer working successfully for the fish finder.
And finally, this morning's sunrise was unbelievable.


  1. how beautiful that is!! we sure miss you, but we're so happy you're living your dream!!! :)

  2. It is so beautiful here Preya and probably more so because the office environment is still so fresh in my mind. Hope you find someone else to help out......you sure do need it.


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