Category Archives: Social Hour

Gems Among the Stones

How often do you stick out your hand and introduce yourself to your fellow humanity? How many times have you found the diamond in the rough because you did? It was the summer of 2008. We were still new to … Continue reading

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Projects Meant to Show Respect

We’re in the islands now. That means we have to respect a multitude of cultures and countries, all within a few days travel of one another. For US citizens this can be a pretty simple procedure, but one thing you … Continue reading

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Little Things that Entertain

There’s not much that doesn’t present itself as entertainment on a boat. When the yacht club positions itself at the vortex of a lift bridge and said bridge opens during happy hour. There’s entertainment. I could admit there are ulterior … Continue reading

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Laundry the Old Fashioned Way

I’ve been asked what I do with my time all day on a boat. As noted before, even the most mundane tasks take extra time. It had been four weeks since we last dropped our laundry off and for $31 … Continue reading

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Luperon, Dominican Republic

We rocked and rolled into the Dominican Republic after a 24 hour sail. Upon our approach, a rainbow appeared in the sky so brilliant, the legs of the rainbow reflected off the water to touch our small vessel. We were … Continue reading

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Traveling: A Constant Contrast In Self

When you travel through life the scenery changes. It doesn’t matter if you’re on vacation or living everyday. At times life can seem barren and stark. Stark can be beautiful, too. Take a look at the pictures from the Bahamas … Continue reading

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Interview with Patricia Sands, Author of The Bridge Club

Patricia Sands is my guest today. I encourage you to take this opportunity to tell her how yummy her Artichoke/Asiago Dip sounds.   Since taking Kristen Lamb’s class, social media for writers, Patricia Sands and I have hit it off … Continue reading

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