Author: travis

Sailing Camp!

  One of the things on our “must do” list for Grenada was the sailing camp. The yacht club in St. Georges offers a 3 week sailing camp where the kids learn theory for the first few days, then spend weeks running around on Opti’s (look them up, a cool boat that was designed to only use 2 sheets of… Read more →

Batteries..

  Long time readers will remember my multiple blogs on batteries. However, I’m not going to make this post a long one. I just thought I would post an update on our current golf cart battery bank. YES YES, we have indeed ordered a new fancy lithium battery bank (really LiFePO4) . No it has not arrived yet. No joke,… Read more →

A New Toy

  Well the time has come to let the cat out of the bag. We have a acquired a new toy for the kids. Since our friends on Fille De Joi have sold their boat and swallowed the hook, we decided to buy their Optimist sailing dinghy. We thought it would be a great way to remember some great friends.… Read more →

The List

  Its officially hurricane season again.  As you would expect this means we are dutifully watching the weather while hunkered at the very bottom of the hurricane zone (south Grenada). However, hurricane season also means something else to us Eastern Caribbean cruisers. It means its time to pull out the list of boat jobs that have been building up over… Read more →