Cruisin’ to Haida Gwaii – Part II

    July 24   So, we decided to give Seymour Narrows and Ripple Rock a miss on Saturday evening to spend Sunday in Gowland Harbour.  We spent the day recommissioning the water maker – what a pain in the ass, (actually the head, the back and the hands). The high, slack tide at Seymour… Continue reading Cruisin’ to Haida Gwaii – Part II


“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!”


To all our family, friends and followers, Thank-you for enriching our lives in all your unique ways.  Merry Christmas, Happy New Year and Cheers! Twas the night before Christmas, I swung on the hook. Passed out on the settee, asleep with my book. When up on the deck I heard footsteps and stuff: I’ve… Continue reading MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!

The Cloud – Now I’m MAD!!!

First let me apologize in advance for the run-on sentences 😉 I suppose that if we lived like the vast majority of Canadians, or any other first world inhabitants, we would still be in the minority, along with others who might share our view on the subject of bandwidth and data transfer limits.  I say… Continue reading The Cloud – Now I’m MAD!!!