The Call to Adventure: Part Deux

I thought I’d share some more today to follow up on a previous post: The Call to Adventure. It was actually our first post.  I wrote about why we want to do this. Today, I wanted to explain further why doing this now is so important to us. When deciding how to go about this endeavor, we started months ago with a spreadsheet.  There were a few different columns, but they boiled down to variations on two main  themes:   1. Get the boat now (with a boat loan), live aboard for a couple of years, and get our finances in order   2. Go back to our house in New … Continue reading

Happy New Year

Happy New Year!  We love Annapolis, because it has terrific fireworks displays for New Year’s Eve and the Fourth of July.  During the Fourth, the harbor is chock-a-block with boats at anchor, watching the fireworks bursting almost directly overhead.  We have a pretty amazing view for the fireworks displays.  This pic was taken from the balcony of our house. But, hopefully in July we’ll be out there at anchor watching them! Wishing you a happy, healthy New Year, The Cast and Crew of S/V Octopussy