Category Archives: Preparing to Leave

We gotta get out o’ this place…if it’s the last thing we ever do!

Well, of course it won’t be the last thing we ever do… the boat is well equipped: bottom clean , rigging checked, liferaft serviced , grab bag packed and we seem to have spent a fortune ‘preparing’ … but how … Continue reading

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Departure Day

It’s 5.30am and I’m packing the car to drive out to the airport when this little boy comes bursting out onto the drive calling “It’s today! It’s today!”.  Little things like this remind us of all of the great stuff … Continue reading

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Ahoy there!

With a little over 3 weeks until our departure, I find myself thinking about this time 5 years ago as well as thinking about what lies ahead. 5 years ago, we were enjoying hot english summer days while frantically investigating schools … Continue reading

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