The Life (October 2016 – ???)

Well, this is it…We managed to slip the lines and get on our way. As the old adage goes, this is the beginning of the rest of our lives. We have no specific plans except to cruise slowly down the west coast of Baja, then either turn the corner into the Sea of Cortez or, depending on the weather, mosey across to the mainland. We’ll see. If you wanna know where we end up, you’ll have to track us!


Recent Posts from The Life: Destinations

Taking the High Road, Part I: Rainy Lake

The High Road? What we mean is that we took a meandering northern route from Michigan back to the west coast. When the time came to leave Michigan after six weeks, it was bittersweet – … Read More »

Pure Michigan

Ah...MichiganWhere: Suttons Bay, Traverse City, Leland and Fishtown, Northport, Omena, Charlevoix, Harbor Springs, Petoskey, Grand Rapids, Little Point Sable, Mackinac Island, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Marquette Zowee. After sprinting across the country from San Diego … Read More »

Summer on Terra Firma

Golf with the gang at our usual spot, the fancy-schmancy National City Golf CourseOur first summer as real cruisers – that is, we’d left the relative stability of living in a marina and working in the States for the wilds of Mexico and beyond (well, someday we’ll go … Read More »

Mazatlán 2019: The Good, the Bad, the Boat Yard

FL on the hook at Isla Isabel (PC Nicolas of S/V Louro)Oh da boat. I think our new tag line should be “It’s Always Somethin’,” since “Going Everywhere. Very Slowly.” seems to be BS, as we have been moving around Mexico quite quickly. But not this … Read More »

Retracing Tracks 2019: Barra to Bahía de Banderas

Leaving Barra - it was a little chillyMarch 15 – April 19, 2019 After a weird month-plus in Barra, what with Rand being gone for most of it, we were off once again to Punta de Mita and La Cruz in Bahía … Read More »

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