Life on a Boat

Life on a Boat

Life on a Boat 2022 (Part 1)

2022 was our fourth year of full-time life on a boat. After two years of shut-downs, border closures, and uncertainty, we hoped to return to some sort of the normal we remembered. We also...

Wordless Wednesday: November Sunrises

Stay safe and happy cruising! More Wordless Wednesdays from the boat …

Four Years Living on a Boat

Happy anniversary to us! No, not our wedding anniversary (although we did celebrate 11 years earlier this year). It’s our liveaboard anniversary! In fact, it’s been four years living on a boat.…

Wordless Wednesday ~ Scenes from the River

“You can’t be unhappy in the middle of a big, beautiful river.” ~ Jim Harrison Stay safe and happy cruising! …

Wordless Wednesday – BC Beer Edition

Central City Brewers (Surrey, BC) Camp Beer Co (Langley, BC) Mariner Brewing (Coquitlam, BC) Herald Street Brew Works (Victoria, BC) Alchemy Brewing Company (Kamloops, BC) Stay safe and happy cruising!…

Moby’s Pub – Smoked Duck Wings and More!

Now that handsome hubby and I are getting the hang of anchoring while we’re cruising, we stay at fewer marinas than we once did. And that has translated into more meals on the boat...

Alternative Living on a Boat

December 3 is Roof Over Your Head Day, a day to highlight that too many people don’t have a roof (or walls or windows…) to call their own. I’m blessed to have never experienced...

Life on a Boat – Thanksgiving and Birthday edition

Thanksgiving (in Canada) and my birthday are either on the same day or in the same week. And this year was our first Thanksgiving actually on the boat and a milestone birthday, so recently...

The Meaning of Maritime Life

Weird morning thoughts often flit though my mind between my brain waking up and my eyes opening. The other morning I pondered the meaning of maritime life. And not in the existential sense, but...

Wordless Wednesday – Tree Edition

Telegraph Harbour, Thetis Island Montague Provincial Park, Galiano Island Montague Provincial Park, Galiano Island Montague Provincial Park, Galiano Island Montague Provincial Park, Galiano Island Ganges, Salt Spring Island Stay safe and happy cruising!…