Great Gear for the Galley

Even though we are still a wee way off buying our dream boat, I still like to keep an eye out for nice things that we are going to need on board, and I either squirrel them away in a safe place or use them around home or on Wildwood in the mean time. There…

Perfect Provisioning for a Passage

So, you are sailing off to a lovely tropical island… great! But what are you going to eat on the trip? Especially when you can’t just nip down to the supermarket and grab some extra supplies – (Not that I do that anyway – I hate supermarket shopping – the un-steerable trolleys, the dawdling people,…

Not for Navigation

It’s official, Andrew thinks I have lost the plot.  (I can’t believe it has taken him so long to realise this fact?!) As I was poking around the shop looking for just the right ‘one’ I could see him shaking his head in disbelief…

Breakfast on a Boat

I’ve got a confession to make – it won’t come as a surprise to the people who know me, but for the benefit of everyone else – “I am allergic to supermarkets”. I can’t stand the unsteerable trolleys, the whinging children, the dawdling people, the quadruple handling of the items, the polite conversation with the…