I’m Not Mechanical

Two years ago when we bought our Floating Home, it was more boat than I ever imagined owning. It has two Yanmar 480 diesel engines, Racor fuel filters two vacuflush bathrooms, a 10 KW Generator and let’s just say a breaker panel that scared the hell out of me when I first saw it! My initial thought and fall back answer when something needed fixing …

It’s A Dog’s Life

If you know us then you probably know our dog, Blue, too. He’s an 11 and a half-year-old 90-pound black lab mix, part black bear, part teddy bear. On April 2, 2015, we sadly had to say goodbye to our dog, Toby, a Beagle Bassett.  We thought life would be easier without having to deal with a dog.  Especially since we now had a boat. …

Everything Happens for a Reason

Everything happens for a reason.  Often you don’t get to know why things are not working according to ‘your plan’ until sometime later. Stephanie and I had plans for a two-day trip to Long Beach Island New Jersey to spend the week with her family who were gathered at a rented beach house. We would be 10 minutes away in a marina. I would be …