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Our Last Month in Rhode Island

It’s September, our last month in Rhode Island.  We just celebrated Labor Day, the weather is already feeling cooler and we’re beginning to plan our trip south.  But first we’ll reminisce about our first summer aboard our Floating Home. We had hopes of visiting more places in New England, such as Martha’s Vineyard, Cape Cod, Block Island and Newport.  We made it to quite a …

Just Living a Normal Life

Jim and I realized that it’s been quite a while since our last blog post. It’s hard to believe that we’ve living been in Rhode Island for 8 weeks now!  I think the main reason that we haven’t added to our blog is that life just seems so normal to us. While our friends and family may think we have chosen to live a rather …

April is Here

Moving on the Boat Well, we did it!  We’ve moved on the boat. Friday, April 14 was the moving day that we had planned for months ago.  The weather was perfect for moving.  First we loaded up the car once with most of Jim’s office; desk, chair, computers, files, etc.  Then a second trip was made to pick up mostly everything else and one minor …