You’re probably about ‘Via-Francigena’d’ out by this time, however I thought I’d write just one more blog on the subject. A long-time cruising friend along with several other folks who followed us on the Via Francigena have asked some questions about the walk. Rather than trying to answer individually, I thought I’d share the questions and answers in a blog post.Read More
"What if something happens to the captain and I'm responsible for getting us and the boat to safety?"This is a real concern for many women who are contemplating leaving the dock and embracing the cruising life with their partners. Take a look at my thoughts and then I'd ask for some feedback from other women who have lived the life.Read More
Long time reader and JALF follower, Eric King, recently sent us a message.
“I am moving. For all intents and purposes let's say I have to downsize an entire household of many years of stuff into the equivalent of a sailboat. How did you do it?”
Since we’ve written lots about “stuff” and how to fit it into small spaces, we thought we’d tackle Eric’s question as a blog post and share it with everybody. Eric did mention he’s not moving aboard a sailboat, but downsizing doesn’t have to be just for liveaboards. It can simply be to simplify your life or move to a much smaller space.Read More