Author Archives: Oh, the Places We've Been!
Hello friends and family! After a couple year sabbatical from blogging, the time feels right to take up my pen and share the joys and struggles of our past couple years. The great news is that we are all alive … Continue reading
Hello from IL! We have been on a little road trip visiting friends and family in the US. Next week we plan to head back to our much-missed “Let it Be”, which we left quietly tucked in for a short … Continue reading
Cap’n Jack here… La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Puerto Vallarta and Banderas Bay It’s a good thing that our blog is about “the places we’ve been” because it gives us the opportunity to write post facto and make up for not … Continue reading
Part III Cap’n Jack here… I last left you in Newport harbor where we spotted the Fontaine Pajot (FP) Mahe catamaran as we dinghied back to the Kitty Hawk. The story continues. We became friends with Mike Cote and his … Continue reading
I’d like to start with a bit about the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta, one of our favorite weeks of the year. With 550 hot air balloons this October, the sky was full of wonder and the city full of smiles. What … Continue reading
Part II Cap’n Jack here… It was now spring 2013 and we were planning to cruise up to and spend the hurricane season in New England. We were looking forward to the cooler weather remembering the sweltering summers spent in … Continue reading
Part I Captain Jack here… It’s been noted on our blog before or should I say Nicole, my wife wrote before, that our CSY 44 cutter rigged sloop Kitty Hawk, was the perfect size boat for a family of four. … Continue reading