A muddy anchor is a sign of pride. You go out and use your boat and its equipment for more than fancy dock ornamentation.
When my Mom and Dad came to visit, Dad and I had a special project for Sullivan. Natalie got Sullivan an Amby baby hammock and we had to figure out a way to hang it on the boat where it … Continue reading
It’s hard to believe that Sullivan was 4 weeks old when I made this video, and now it’s a week after that! We’re getting ready for family to come visit this weekend, so we’ll have a boatful again. Natalie’s sister, … Continue reading
I’ll continue the story as we’re sailing back to Pier 32 Marina. I saw a very familiar destroyer heading out the channel, USS Momsen, my last ship. I called them on the VHF radio to wish them a safe voyage … Continue reading
My parents, Mary and Lynn, came to visit us in San Diego. Since they arrived around lunch time, we headed out to our favorite local Mexican food place, Los Panchos, in National City for some carne asada burritos. That afternoon … Continue reading
I wanted to share this video I shot on my cellphone of the Summer Sailstice
We got a day break from visitors after Natalie’s Mom left on Wednesday. Friday, Eric and Jaime brought us dinner. Our friends Phil and Jen also came over to the boat and to meet Sullivan. They brought him a present, … Continue reading
Sullivan’s umbilical cord fell off the Saturday after he was born, and his belly button had dried up, so it was time for his first bath. We didn’t have our baby bathtub out of the storage unit yet, so we … Continue reading