July 24, 2011 — Portland, OR Pearl’s first overnight was pretty anti-climactic but very fun. It was a quick trip to Government Island on the Columbia with my buddy Joe and Jesse and Toni from Wind River. Joe, ever-practical-both-feet-on-t Continue reading ...!
April 24, 2011 — Portland, OR This was the day I met Pearl for the first time. It was bright and sunny. A perfect day to be outside. My cousin Chris, his wife Julian, and two kids were visiting from LA for a week. I’d hurt my back Continue reading ...!
May 29, 2011 — Portland, OR Pearl’s maiden voyage under my command. What the heck I had done? Why on earth would a sane (in my opinion, but other opinions vary) person buy an expensive cruising boat that would fit best in the Caribbean an Continue reading ...!