Month: August 2018

Week 18 – Aug 12-Aug 18, 2018,  90 Nautical miles this week, 1862 Nautical miles to date 

Sunday: One more day in port here in Midland as we are getting picked up by Marshall and Corinne and we’re going sightseeing, restaurant and grocery shopping, then back to their boat for dinner. They arrive at 10am and off we go to see…

Week 17 – Aug 5-Aug 11, 2018,  117 Nautical miles this week, 1772 Nautical miles to date

 Sunday: Here it is, our first day back on the Loop. I found out that Ralph, the mechanical technician that worked on Kailani will be in today at 10:00am, so I want to speak with him prior to shoving off. In the meantime, we…

Week 16 – July 29-Aug 4, 2018,  No Nautical miles this week, 1655 Nautical miles to date 

This week is filled with helping Nick convalesce, get to doctor’s appointments and watch Nick while Dede takes the girls to see The Lion King at the Bushnell Theater. That gets us to Thursday and decision time for staying home to continue assisting with…

Week 15 – July 22-July 28, 2018,  No Nautical miles this week, 1655 Nautical miles to date 

Sunday: This cloudy morning we wake up after sleeping on Kailani which is sitting on the hydraulic trailer. There’s some slight rocking so it’s almost like being in the water, but not exactly. Anyway, we have a nice breakfast, then when the propeller shop…

Week 14 – July 15-July 21, 2018,  27 Nautical miles this week, 1655 Nautical miles to date 

Sunday: I have another twelve hour drive ahead of me to return to Peterborough from Charlottesville, VA so I start out at 8:15am from the DoubleTree and exactly twelve hours later, 8:15pm, I’m pulling into the lot at Peterborough Marina. Wow! I’m really glad…