Tag Archives: Goals

Changing Directions, From East to South

Life is funny, scary, delightful and downright hard. For the last six months we’ve been taking the thorny path to paradise. This trip has been anything but boring. We’ve seen new places and people. We’ve survived 8-10 foot seas, pounding … Continue reading

Posted in Captain's Chair | Tagged , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

When Planning Wiggles and Shifts

Having a road map is a comfort to me. I think we all like when our goals are fulfilled. Funny how, in hind sight, what we may have expected and what is, may be miles apart. Taking a step back … Continue reading

Posted in Captain's Chair | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Happy New Year! Resolutions or Goals?

We’ve rung in the New Year and a resolution or two, right? Some of the more common resolutions might be quit smoking/drinking, eat healthy, exercise, or just be nicer, etc. 2012 allows us to shake off the trials and tribulations … Continue reading

Posted in Captain's Chair | Tagged , , , | 12 Comments

Puzzles: Outline First or Middle – Out

Our family has a tradition to start a puzzle during the holidays. It’s a bit more difficult on a boat as we only have one flat surface in which to work, eat and socialize. Plus, there’s all those pesky little … Continue reading

Posted in Captain's Chair | Tagged , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Power of Three

First, there were the three wise men coming with gifts for the baby Jesus the three crosses and let’s not forget the trinity. Then, the Nina, Pinta and Santa Maria brought Columbus and the first settlers to the Americas. Finally, … Continue reading

Posted in Captain's Chair | Tagged , , , , | 18 Comments

Fall: A Time of Preparation

As the leaves turn the landscape into a colorful palate, we look to the preparation of the holidays to come. Our lives revolved around family and friends, pumpkin pie and turkey. We can get lost as we enter this season … Continue reading

Posted in Captain's Chair | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Anticipation, Anxiety and Preparation

First day at school, graduation, college, these are our first major mile stones. Then we move to new jobs, relationships, marriage, and children. Each step on our journey in life is met with excitement and trepidation. What’s around the corner? … Continue reading

Posted in Captain's Chair, Sailing 101 | Tagged , , , , , , , | 12 Comments