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More on Puerto Rico and……… our departure!!

March 8, 2012 wow, it’s been a long time.   We have been on the go, and experiencing some wonderful times.    We arrived in Culebra, and anchored just outside of Dewey, so I could go for a swim, before … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico……….

March 8, 2012 wow, it’s been a long time.   We have been on the go, and experiencing some wonderful times.              We arrived in Culebra, and anchored just outside of Dewey, so I could … Continue reading

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new posts at womenundersail.wordpress.com

Hi to view all posts and keep up to date with our adventure……..  go to womenundersail.wordpress.com PS   I am publishing the 2012 dates for Women Under Sail classes……….    Hope to see you next summer!!

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day 2

we are a bit chilly this morning.  no frost on the decks–yet–but close.    yesterday we had a great sail from Portland–well until the last 2 hours when the promised big winds showed up, and a squall, and going into … Continue reading

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UNDERWAY !!!!!!

Ahoy there, we are finally underway!! We departed Portland Harbor at 0830 Wed. There are small craft advisory, which could really effect us, but we are going with the northerly winds, and the wave action. It is great. We are … Continue reading

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still trying to learn this

ok, so right now i’m on the phone with my 12 yr old grandson who is trying to help me

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a late post getting ready to go

If you have been reading any of these blogs, you already know that Larry and I and AVATRICE are getting ready to leave for the Caribbean.  Last week we decided to clean the bottom before leaving.  A local sailor suggested … Continue reading

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a good, but frustrating day

Ok, so this is Thur.  we continue to wait for “the canvas man”.  I told Larry that we should tell him we are leaving on Sat.  No matter what–he can keep the dodger.  Larry said he (the canvas man probably … Continue reading

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another glitch

so today as I continued waiting for “the canvas man” to appear, I discovered that the leaking antifreeze was more than it appeared.  My mechanic finally showed up after an early morning call of desperation, and he showed me how … Continue reading

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still trying to leave the dock

as it happens, Hansen Marine had a heat exchanger sitting on the shelf–been there a while, I guess.  Sounds like it is the right one, and it will arrive tomorrow to the tune of $1500.00.

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