T-9, 8, 7, 6

Our plan for five weeks on the hard to get the boat ready for the summer-long trip back to Haida Gwaii has now turned into two months.  We did manage to get her into the water on schedule but now we’ve spent more time than anticipated gathering supplies and materials and doing some more [unplanned]… Continue reading T-9, 8, 7, 6

Winter II – The sequel

Wow! Just WOW! Okay class, today we’re going to review a couple of things I said in the last blog.  First, you may recall me saying this, “Now that spring is coming…”, and then this, “The other day we got a big dump of snow. Well, big for us…. it looked like at least an… Continue reading Winter II – The sequel

“Water, Water Everywhere, Nor any Drop to Drink!”

It was 12:30 PM, February, 1st when we saw sunlight hit the helipad for the first time since early October.  On the sixth, I noticed that it was 11:30 AM when it hit the helipad.  By the seventh, the sun was shining on the helipad at 11:10 AM and by the ninth, the sunshine, as… Continue reading “Water, Water Everywhere, Nor any Drop to Drink!”