Waiting, waiting!

Yes we are still at the Yarra’s Edge Marina, waiting, waiting for our instruments and our engines to arrive! Only one thing to do for a bit of light relief: behave like tourists in Melbourne and meet up with friends.

Take It Easy Haulout

A Tale of Woes

This last week back on Take It Easy has been rather painful – stress wise and money wise. Between the insurance claim process, the haulout, the engines close to carking it, and the mainsail needing a slight re-cut, nothing seemed to be going our way.

Northern Migration published!

Our life took a momentous turn in July 2017, when we moved on board Take It Easy to start our full time cruising life.  We put together a summary of our experience for the yachting magazine Australian Multihull World.

Images of France: Haute Savoie

There is so much snow – meters and meters of it! It was snowing while we were in the Alps, the landscape looking just like a European Christmas card! The skiing in Haute Savoie is epic compared to Australia, with fresh dry powder, record snow falls early in the season, really long runs, access to multiple…