Author Archives: Amanda

About Amanda

Yogi, adventurer, and soon to be sailor...

We’re back!

After we were able to move onto the Monk, life quieted down out here. With little adventure, there wasn’t a lot to write about. Instead, we’ve just been enjoying boat life and taking in the beauty of our surroundings. We … Continue reading

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Moving week!

It’s been a long time coming, but last weekend we finally started to transition from Griffin into the Monk! Saturday started with a trip to Canadian Tire, Home Depot and Ikea for some necessities, such as a couple of space … Continue reading

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How many boats do you need to make a flotilla?

After being back in Ontario for the past week, I finally made it home to Alex and Lenny. Other than sharing that my dad is home and stable, there wasn’t a lot to write about last week, but I thought … Continue reading

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Salt water cures all: tears, sweat and the sea

Last Friday was such a great day. The weather for the weekend was shaping up for perfect sailing weather, and we had finally be able to make plans to take Paula out (after having to abort the trip last time … Continue reading

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Home sweet home… again

It’s been a long couple of months since we first bought The Monk, but we were finally able to bring it home to our marina last weekend! A couple of the guys from the boatyard where we were working on … Continue reading

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Sea to Sky

It’s one of the most beautiful highways: but also seems like a fitting description of this past weekend. Our original plan for the weekend was to do some rainy day sailing. We had made plans with a friend to go … Continue reading

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More company

After a quiet weekend of just Lenny and I (while Alex was away for a wedding), we had a slightly more hectic week as we once again had company visiting – this time, Alex’s father! I still had to work, … Continue reading

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