One Foggy Day

Lucy and I recently added some wear and tear on our teak and holley decks as we “cut a rug”.  Today, these words may mean something else but, in my day they meant dancing well or tearing it up on the dance floor.  Now picture this scene.  A little earlier we cleared the breakwaters of […]

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On the Hunt for Boat Parts

Earlier today I was on the hunt for some “teak & holley”.  Not a full sheet (4′ x 8′) but, just a few feet of  1/4″ teak and holly veneer plywood.  My only requirement was that it match or rather line up with the original.  The original stuff on board our 1989 Defever trawler is teak […]

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Visit to a Boat Yard

A Non Descript Boat Yard “There are good ships and there are wood ships, and ships that sail the sea. But the best ships are friendships, and may they always be.” – Anonymous The last time he hauled out the S/V Jeannie Marie was nearly four years ago. The last time I hauled out the […]

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