Happy 2022!

Happy New Year, friends! When we left off in November, we were in Grenada, slowly getting back into the swing of liveaboard life. Mel continued to be a translation machine from the boat, and we worked through the never-ending list of boat jobs, including: * replacing our house batteries after frying one of them due [...]

WE’RE BACK! Grenada boat life: Week 1

We’re back in the Caribbean and it feels so good! [New here? Check out our backstory] On November 10, we flew down to Grenada. As usual, the week leading up to our departure was crazy getting the house ready to run as an AirBnb in our absence, then driving down to southern Ontario for David’s [...]

Passage making

Beautiful sunsets. Inspiring sunrises that make you feel as one with nature. Water as far as the eye can see. Birds and flying fish the only signs of life. The night sky, from horizon to horizon unmarred by light pollution, making every star more brilliant than you've ever seen. The sea mirroring the beauty of [...]

Grenadines Part 2 – Mayreau

After two weeks in Bequia, we decided to head south and continue exploring the Grenadines. Our first stop was Salt Whistle Bay, in a tiny island called Mayreau. At this point in the sailing season (early May), we were thinking things would start to quiet down. All the cruise ships were gone from the area [...]