This time out has been a long stretch but we have worked it out where we’ll take 3 home-times before next summer. This is the first… 5 glorious days with our friends & family over food, football & fun times! From the time we started out October 2nd, we’ve been back to our boat twice … More Happy Thanksgiving!
Saturday high winds (35-50 mph) were forecast. We had come home to Tyee Marina Thursday evening in anticipation of company arriving for the weekend so when we learned of the storm on its way we were glad to be safely tied into our slip. Our guests arrived right during the worst of the wind in their high-profile camper … More Wind Storm
Tuesday found us at Port Orchard, a quaint town with little shops, cool artwork and a fun place to hangout for a couple of days. It seems like there is a lot still in the works to make this a happening place. We enjoyed an evening of old-time rock and roll at The Swim Deck, a local … More Around Port Orchard
My sister, Kathleen came in to Seattle by train and we picked her up at Bell Harbor Marina. Our first night was spent at Blake Island, a WA Marine State Park and the sunset was gorgeous. We saw raccoons, eagles, lots of bird types and in the water bait balls of small fish were being … More An Endangered Fish
We spent last weekend on Eagle Island, a tiny bit of land between McNeil and Anderson Islands. McNeil Island, is a state-owned island, and I call it Washington’s Alcatraz. It is supposed to be vacant, closed, shutdown; but we see activity there and Kevin’s over active mind is sure there are CIA facilities there! Near as … More Eagle Island Nature