Natalie and I are on a working vacation in Everett, WA. I got lucky and won two tickets to the Seattle Boat Show by sharing an embarrassing moment with Three Sheets Northwest boat story contest. Wooo hooo! I originally blogged about it, way … Continue reading
I received an email in December from Richard, one of the previous owners of Astraea. He had a copy of the original Master Carpenter’s Certificate, a promotional flyer from Jack Barr Yacht Sales and an original Cheoy Lee 41 brocure. I’ll … Continue reading
This is a special late edition of Aboard Astraea. Forgive my tardiness, but I’ve got to share our Thanksgiving visit and sail with Aunt Annemarie, Uncle Mitch and Cousins Tampa and Anais. The day after Thanksgiving we went for a … Continue reading
We got underway from Point Loma Marina around midday and motored south to Glorietta Bay to anchor for the night. After we dropped the hook in 15 feet of water, storm clouds started rolling in so we tarped the boat … Continue reading
The entire project took only two hours. I don’t know why I put it off for so long! The rest of the wood has been stripped clean since Mom and Dad came to visit Sully in July!