Day 56

I’ve fallen WAY behind in posting updates about the trip.  I and Momma Kitty are doing well and are half-way through our 56th of living and cruising on SWEET PEA.  Currently having a layover day at Port Browning, North Pender Island, Gulf Islands, Canada, for laundry, me taking a shower and grocery shopping.  As you … More Day 56

The Curve of Time

A well regarded series of stories by M. Wylie Blanchet is known by most sailors that travel the Salish Sea.  The stories cover Wylie’s adventures, and some miss-adventures, traveling the northern reaches of the Strait of Georgia to just North of Vancouver Island.  She traveled this area in the 1920s and 1930s in a small … More The Curve of Time

Ship’s stores

For my upcoming 2018 many months Salish Sea trip,  could be up to five months on the water, I need to figure out what which ship’s stores are really needed v. what I want – I have seventeen feet of boat, that will also be shared with a cat, to carry all the stuff.  I must … More Ship’s stores