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

– Manson Supreme Anchor

Just to list a few ūüôā

We will report back with our thoughts about the show and the items we purchased!

Photo 1

One of my favorite pics! The blue sky, puffy clouds, American flag in the wind, and Ocean Phoenix sitting pretty on her mooring.

38531484_217671172240690_121694337804271616_n

Photo 2

Our first night on Ocean Phoenix on the water.  We had just gotten her into the water and there is no better feeling then your boat gently swaying in the water.  Best sleep ever.

48357959_919874584878707_6790881514507730944_n

Photo 3

My amazing and loving family. We all enjoy the boat and each others company. And sometimes we just like to kick back, relax, and have fun together!

48385345_1885875454843865_201274622895718400_n

Photo 4

This is her first trip to the water in 4 years.¬† She had been on the hard for that time and once we gave her a new name, painted her bottom and ensured all was safe…in she went!

48173391_2325614274362711_1783223292623060992_n

 

Photo 5

James at the helm, this is the first time on Ocean Phoenix and without assistance.  Being on our vessel has been amazing in every way.  The total sense of joy, relaxation and peace that we get from being onboard is priceless.

48173018_382469755657603_1433552331265277952_n

Photo 6

First time at the helm. I was so excited to share this experience with James.¬† As we are learning and exploring what Ocean Phoenix can do and what she can handle, it’s great to learn all the roles on a sailboat.

48337117_352330698916584_8627503164859351040_n

Photo 7

This is the day that she became Ocean Phoenix.  It took a lot of research and soul searching to find a name that means something and that is fitting for her.

Ocean Phoenix port

Photo 8

64 feet up in the air…LOVED IT.¬† When you have your partner on deck and you trust him 100%, going up the mast is a great time, with a great view. Thanks James

48053121_510540489440012_7496829294493040640_n

Photo 9

Best KID ever.  We are very proud of him.  He loves the boat and caught the most fish! This pic made the list as he looks so relaxed and at home.

48424385_377101642858925_659719968941670400_n