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Journey South – Are we there yet….can too many adventures be too many?

Where to start? Since my spectacular fall onto our Monitor, I haven’t felt my top self. So driving the boat or assisting Marcus has been hard on me. Normally I love to run, work out or do a yoga session … Continue reading

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Our Journey South – Merry Christmas – Wilmington NC – Dec. 25th – Stuck on a Sandbank

On Tuesday Dec. 22nd we continued our journey on the ICW. Marcus drove most of the time and I worked – we enjoyed beautiful scenery including dolphins. We anchored at Mile Hammock and Marcus surprised me for my Advent surprise … Continue reading

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Journey South Dec. 19th Chesapeake Virginia to Belheaven North Carolina – Best week yet!

We had a peaceful week working in Chesapeake City Virginia. We had two days of beautiful weather and even managed on one day to do a lunch bicycle ride and on another day a lunch time run through the swamps… … Continue reading

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Free again – arrived in Virginia – Journey South

We still had a few set backs and intense discussions – Marcus can cover that part in a later post…. However on a more positive side we have started our yearly tradition of our special advent calendar which means Marcus … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving – Journey South – Being spoiled

Did we tell you we LOVEEEEEE Annapolis? The view, the races right in front of our boat, the location…. Sunday Nov. 22 we continued to explore Annapolis and met with our friends for dinner. We met Rebecca and Joseph at … Continue reading

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Saturday Nov. 21st – Journey South – Too good to be true

We love the little town Chesapeake City which is half way into the C&D canal, going from Delaware to Maryland. We were able to stay an entire week at the free City Dock…what a luxury. We tried to give back … Continue reading

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Sunday Nov. 15th – Our Journey South – Rest Day

Sunrise Today We started our day with a great run along the C&D Canal, by a Cemetery and back to Chesapeake City. Then we got ready to meet our newest god child Lucas and his family. We were so excited … Continue reading

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Saturday Nov. 14th – Our Journey South

It was hard to leave the City of Lewes… after a great day we had an amazing dinner at Striper Bites sitting outside in 12 C temperature but it was worth every cold minute…. We had a good night sleep and … Continue reading

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Friday November 13th – City of Lewes – Our Journey South

We anchored for 5 days in Cape May and Marcus really wanted to experience something new…So at 5:30 a.m. our alarm went off and we made ourselves ready to travel to the City of Lewes which was about 2 1/2 … Continue reading

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Our first little storm

We absolutely love the anchor place in Cape May in front of the Coast Guard. It’s so super quiet – especially at night we sleep like babies… We asked on Facebook via the liverboard group about advise where to park … Continue reading

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