Watch Out Virgins…

Winter is on its way and we are outta here!  And to get “outta here” we are undertaking our most ambitious and longest ocean passage yet:  a non-stop, 1100 mile sail into the Atlantic from Florida to the Virgin Islands.  Read on… We left NY  just as the chill arrived in late October.  We drove to Genevieve in … More Watch Out Virgins…

Darwin Confounded

We are in the Exumas and find ourselves in a zone of unusual biological diversity at the moment, most of it marine, but some land-based fauna are exhibiting rather unusual opportunistic adaption to the sea.  Read on… We had a great time skiing in Jackson Hole, Wyoming with the Stettners/Bohnes and returned to Marsh Harbour … More Darwin Confounded

Nippers, Nippers!

The Whale passage eventually calmed down enough for us to pass through and access a new set of Cays in the south end of the Sea of Abaco.  These Cays are a bit more populated and busy compared to the deserted, or at best, thinly-populated islands in the north. We had an instant “in” with … More Nippers, Nippers!

Don’t grocery shop when you’re hungry…

So, we are several months into our new life.  People—particularly those whom I know from work life—keep asking how we are doing?  Are we bored? Do we miss the challenge and stimulation of work? I am sorry to disappoint, and to confirm the horrible secret truth that not working is absolutely fantastic!  Gone is the nagging background stress … More Don’t grocery shop when you’re hungry…