How To

How-to and DIY instructions for completing the projects on your sailboat.

How-To: Remove Old Grommets

This post has nothing to do with the pups but they are just so darn cute and cuddly I couldn't resist. Add in the fact that a lot of our New York friends only...

Photography & Cruising

My blogger friend Kim aboard SV Laho is hosting a Monkey’s Fist topic on photography and cruising and I just had to give my two sense so readers can understand what equipment makes the magic...

My Office

My how times do change. Not even 2 1/2 months ago I was staring into a computer screen 9 hours a day in a big office building in the middle of Times Square, New...

DIY All-Purpose Cleaner

Unless you've been living under a rock (or you know, sailing through remote islands), you've likely heard of essential oils. I've always been intrigued by them, but also quite skeptical. I'm not one to fall...
Making a canvas life sling bags adds a lot to the look of your sailboat.

Sewing A New Life Sling Bag

Now that I’ve gotten in the swing of sewing again, it has been hard to stop. After I finished our dodger, I was ready for the next project. Our new bimini frame sits on...