Oceanside to San Diego- Sailing Tulum

Saturday we took Tulum from Oceanside to San Diego on a  7-hour run with nearly no wind.  It was a great day to get out and make the trip, mostly overcast with the usual Southern California offshore layer.  We left Oceanside at 0700 and pulled into Shelter Island around 3pm.  Wow, although there was nearly […]

Paying the Piper- Boat maintenance if you don’t stay on top of it!

Since I’ve owned a sailboat, I can honestly say I’ve done as much as I could with the time I had to put toward boat upkeep and maintenance.  However, I must caveat with the fact that I live three (3) hours from my boat, so getting there to do much of anything takes some planning, […]