Our Morse Alpha Sail-Training Expeditions just got even better!

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Guess What!?! Our Morse Alpha Sail-Training Expeditions just got even better. Some people were asking if we offer ASA certifications. We do not – and you can find out more about why we don’t here. But, since you asked for it… As of this summer 2016 we are offering a certificate that will be very […]

Teresa CareyOur Morse Alpha Sail-Training Expeditions just got even better!

Just One Small Thing I Can Do

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This is a journal entry from one of my students. She is 15 years old and shared it with me at the end of her course so I could share it with you. She was inspired by the ocean and hopes that her journal entry will inspire you as well. I’m sharing it here – […]

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5 Reasons Why The SOS Distress Light Should Be Your Next Purchase. Bonus – coupon code included!

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Once in a while, something genius is invented and it catches my attention. That’s what happened with the new SOS Distress Light. The SOS Distress light is an electronic flare that replaces your flare kit. It meets the USCG requirement and far exceeds them. 1) Safe to use. Wouldn’t you rather be holding a light […]

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Six Things We Love About Our Norseman 447

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We are just about 2 years into ownership of Rocinante our Norseman 447. In that time we’ve sailed her just about 8,000 nm and we’ve gotten to know her a bit better. She’s a lot different than our previous boats, but still considered a classic… one of Bob Perry’s best designs. She sails and handles wonderfully in all […]

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The Gray Area Between a Superstar and a Fool

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I’ve noticed a strange phenomena that I believe is due to the rise in sailing Youtubers and bloggers like myself. More and more sailors are going to sea without any training at all. They decide to take the leap, move aboard a boat and set sail. I’ve seen it over and over – praise given […]

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How to Ring in The New Year

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I love New Years. I’m almost certain it is my favorite holiday. I don’t like to stay up late, I don’t love fireworks, and I’m not a drinker, but still – I love celebrating the new year. It all began six years ago when I made a resolution and stuck with it. I designed the […]

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Videos! Sailing to Bermuda & Exploring Bermuda

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This started off as a post about videos, but turned into a bit of an update post … to keep you in the loop! Two New Videos We’ve been down in the Leeward Islands for a few weeks now… and between a major computer FAIL and a working on a bunch of awesome Hello Ocean projects… we […]

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#GivingTuesday

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I’ve been on both sides of #GivingTuesday – as a fundraiser asking for donations, and as a donor, supporting a cause, a creative project, or just a friend. I know how hard it is to ask and also how hard it is to give. I’ve benefited from the outcomes of a successful fundraiser – such […]

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