Too many people overdose on their boating experience and burn out. The best approach to boating, indeed life, is to find a balance of all the elements of an active life.Read More
Scott Flanders begins a blog about the couple's search for a small, proper cruising boat so they can spend months of cruising along the East Coast and the Bahamas during the season. They begin by finding the right boat so they can use their experience to make it better, more comfortable for their cruising plans.Read More
I started a list of trawler builders years ago. Just ran across it again and decided to publish it. Not every builder of powerboats is included, even if they were used by their owners as part of the trawler lifestyle, including a friend with a Post sport fishing boat. He chugs along with the rest of us.Read More
Boat owners love to show off their various projects on their cruising boats to make them more personal and better overall. I share what we did on Spitfire, and few are specific to a power cat.Read More
I first wrote about coffee in 2003 when I visited the talented coffee brewers of Fidalgo Bay Coffee in Burlington, Washington. But in the years since, I have modified their recommendations into what I consider the best of all worlds when it comes to brewing fine coffee.Read More
Ethanol has caused havoc among the cruising communities worldwide. How to deal with it is not difficult, as a veteran cruising sailor takes us through the process of fixing a carburetor that no longer works.