While the cat’s away

Matthew is in Seattle for work for 2 weeks.  Kyle and I got a few things on the boat done.  The kids and I snuck off to Orlando to play.  With season passes I don’t feel the sting of only going to the park for half the day.  The kids are busting through school work so...

Saturday is a Special Day

Saturday is a special day, it is the day of the week that we do our deep clean of the boat inside and out.  With all hands on deck we are able to get it all done in 1-2 hours.  After breakfast we start on the outside to get that in as early for cooler temperatures. ...

My Grandpa

  Everyday that I’ve been on this boat adventure I’ve thought about my Grandpa.  This especially rings true when the heads overfill and other awful stories.  He is a story teller and in my mind I could hear him laughing and understanding the predicament as...

A Day with the Gators

We have had a 500 point and candy bar prize to the person who spots the first Alligator in the wild.  I won that one.  I had gone up to talk with Matt and Kyle on the bridge and I spotted a gator!  We are all excited and yell for the kids.  Not all the kids believe me...