We sent our little dog to a foster home over Thanksgiving weekend. Our travel plans for the next few months make it impossible for Taco to accompany us. We have been watching for the past year to see where he feels the most comfortable and happy and he is does very well at my brother … More Small Presence, Big Gift
Five weeks, or we could say 35 days. Yes, we are counting down the days until we quit for a while and it’s pretty exciting now that it’s in the 30’s. We are especially looking forward to it since winter has made an early appearance and we’d like to think we can get off this … More Just 5 Weeks
Biding… now there’s an old word! It’s been two weeks since we sold the boat. We’ve moved on. Wings is missed but there will be another boat in our future. Right now biding is the word of the day. Just 8 or so weeks of trucking left in the foreseeable future. To make the time … More Biding Time
You gotta grow, you gotta learn by your mistakes You gotta die a little everyday just to try to stay awake When you believe there’s no mountain you can climb And if you get it wrong you’ll get it right next time. ~Gerry Rafferty Life has scoured us clean. Eleven years of being on … More Scoured Clean
In trucking, nothing is ever written in stone… Ever! As Aug 21st came closer, I sent off a note to our dispatcher just asking if by chance they could plan to send us somewhere on Monday that would give us a chance at seeing the total eclipse, thinking it was probably improbable. Sometimes the planners … More Eclipsed!
Wings of the Morning is an even better bargain! Old Price – $27,500 New – $22,500 We have other adventures calling to us and she needs new adventures herself. Come take a look, tell a friend, heck… if you or someone else is looking for an inexpensive place to live in the PNW (Seattle/Tacoma), moorage … More A Better Bargain!
Greetings Readers! Perhaps you follow us and you just got a notification of a new post. Perhaps you have us bookmarked and you check on us from time to time. Perhaps you followed a series of links from YachtWorld while pursuing our “Wings of the Morning”. In any case, thank you for your interest! We … More Driving and in Pursuit!
Our lifestyle does have it’s hazards, and electronics are particularly vulnerable. Last August my laptop died at my own hands. After knocking over my hot tea on the keyboard, I knew how detrimental this would be since I’ve done it before… twice! Liquid and computers just don’t get along too well. After hurriedly backing up … More A Photo Explosion!
Hi Faithful Readers! Our beautiful Wings has been listed for sale. If you know anyone that wants/needs a hearty, caring, stout sailboat have them check her out! fugjiketchforsale.wordpress.com We have photos and a description that will make you see why we fell in love with her to start and again when we wrote the piece! … More 32′ Fuji Ketch for Sale
It’s been an emotionally challenging weekend. April 1st is normally the day we turn in our truck and begin our summer off in the Puget Sound. This year is different. We have decided to drive through the summer and take the winter off beginning in December of this year, 2017. Instead, we are sitting in a … More A Hard Turn