Mike Nicole Gil Debbie Wanderer DreamChaser

Meeting the Crew of the Wanderer

via GIPHY A great distraction to remove ourselves from being glued to the weather channel the last week was meeting Mike and Nicole. ¬†we got to meet with Mike and …

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What to do with a Teak Deck Sailor…. (Sung like drunken sailor) – Teak Decks (Part 1)

From the day we bought this boat almost 2 years ago now, we have contemplated, thought, discussed, debated, researched, and waffled on what we would do about the teak decks. …

Featured Post - Part 2 Refinishing the butterfly hatch

Refinishing the Butterfly Hatch

We decided we needed to see a little more progress on the boat given that boat projects have slowed down quite a bit with the grandsquids moving in with us. …

Featured Post - Cooking Oysters

Attempting to duplicate Acme Oyster House Chargrilled Oysters

Since moving to Louisiana just north of New Orleans, we have come to appreciate some of the food in this part of the country.  One of those little gems is …

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Making new Floor Panels (Great weather equals great progress)

During the Plumbing project on DreamChaser, we installed a water distribution manifold for all the plumbing lines and located it right under the cabinet floor panels in the upper salon/galley. …

Keeping Cool when it’s hot inside or outside

Being in the south we get some hot days.  I would venture to say it is as hot here as it is in the Caribbean except we don’t have the …