Installing A Battery Monitor

One of the things that I find most amazing about sailing is the simplicity of it. You pull a rope - ehrm sorry, a...

Why I love sailing

What does Mark Manson's "The subtle art of not giving a f*ck" have to do with sailing? At first glance, I have to admit,...

We’re joining the 2017 Rolex Fastnet!

Ask anyone entered into the Fastnet and they’ll probably tell you an inspiring story of what motivated them to join, and how they came about securing...

Cleaning a Diesel Spill

A while back - I think it must have been when we were still in The Netherlands - we somehow ended up with a...

Tranquil Sail to Volendamm

The idea was to stay on Bon Bini Friday night, and then head out very early on Saturday morning. The weather forecast looked favorable,...

24 Hours Regatta

It all started when Taras and I were chatting over Facebook one day. We were trying to figure out a weekend where we could...

Bouncing Around

It’s Friday again, and you know what that means: another weekend of sailing adventures! We made it to the marina early evening, both super...

Fixing Shore Power with Deft Dennis

One of the blessings (or is it a curse?) of owning a sailboat is that there is always something to fix. Even though Bon...

POP! Goes The Fender

Our next adventure aboard the beautiful Bon Bini started with a wonderful and quiet Saturday morning in Amsterdam marina. We stayed the previous night...

A Long Way Home

Finally it was the day we had been waiting for so long – the day where we go and pick up our own boat!...