Freon Frenzy this week !!!!

Louisiana is HOT in the summer.  When the days get up to 104-105 degrees a few days in a row, our two 16K BTU air conditioners just have a tough …

Good Friends, Great Times, and a little ole’ Beach Wedding….

This week our good Friends O’Day and T got married.  Deb and I have been good friends with Oday now for 6 or so years (heck maybe longer) and we …

Gassing Battery and the Warning Signs of a potential Fire

I went down the companionway steps like so many times before, only this time something was a bit different.  There was this smell but I was not sure what it …

Survey – Please Respond

I hope you can take our Survey for a really quick little survey (2 Minutes of time), it would really help us out. Powered by 123ContactForm | Report abuse

Preparing the Dinghy for the Season

Before each season it is important to have a list of maintenance items that need to be done to prepare for it. We certainly have a list for Dream Chaser, …

Little Surprise in the Dink today…

We have been keeping our dinghy tied up in the water at the stern of our boat lately since we have been using it as a platform for buffing the …

From Decadence to Camping…

We really enjoy living aboard, however nothing can make the day go from living the dream to camping or roughing it, like losing your running water. Everything was working just …

An Inspiration – Bob Bitchin and the Lost Soul

As someone who loves the look of a classic clipper bow sailboat, specifically a Bill Garden designed boat, this little video is just something that always inspires me. One of …

Taking time from the live-aboard lifestyle to fly the drone over a local bayou

Deb and I have been working on some projects on the boat since she has been back aboard, and it was time to take a bit of a break.  We …

Preparing for Tropical Cyclone Bill

We have been watching the tropical disturbance forming in the Gulf of Mexico now for a few days and yesterday it started to organize late in the day.  The barometer …