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The search is over! We have found our new vessel.

The search is over! We have found our new vessel. So how does a person make such a big decision? Well its not easy that’s for sure. So lets cover a few vessels we seen and what our opinion was of each vessel. 

Our Decision to sell Ocean Phoenix and why?

Why are we selling Ocean Phoenix…she is an amazing vessel and we have had a great time on her, but now we are looking at a Catamaran.

Could it be true…Ocean Phoenix is for sale?

Could it be True…Ocean Phoenix is for sale? After a lot of soul searching, yes she is…we love her but have to let her go.

All work and no play….

New instruments, new refridgeration, mast re-rigged, wiring, new sunshades, floors redone, dripless shaft, fuel tank sensor wire replaced, regular maintenance… There was a lot of days with a lot of work. At the boat show this year you will remember that we purchased new…

Her first trip… sailing to Martha’s Vineyard

Our first sailing vacation

Dripless Shaft Seal

Last year we were really watching our packing glad, the thin jam nut seemed to be warped a little and we were unable to lock it down like we wanted to. We could get a slow drip but had a slow steady stream after…

The BILGE…

The Bilge – A dirty job, but someone has to do it…

It’s that time of year 😎

Spring is right around the corner (literally, it’s tomorrow lol) and that means it’s boat prep time. Last fall we got ambitious and we decided to bring home all the flooring from our sailboat with plans on redoing them. Well, we have started. The…

A Great Time!

The Toronto Boat Show was fabulous! We stayed at the Western Harbor Castle and we definitely recommend this hotel, wow! The service was fast, professional but very warm. The boat show more then exceeded my expectations. This was the first time for me, James…

The Boat Show!

We are here at the Toronto Boat Show! We are excited to see all the exhibits and vendors… honey hide the credit card! Items of interest this year… – Instruments – North Sails – Teak, and interior items – Sunbrella material – Windlass –…