Equipment for Self Sufficiency

*Prologue:  Sitting in the cockpit during this still morning in the Sea of Cortez, Tulum is once more at anchor in a quiet bay.  This is the Sea of Cortez I remember from living on a boat as a kid….here…in this same bay more than 40 years ago.  I think Tulum is happiest sitting at […]


Tulum’s Out! Baja HaHa Today

Engine Fixed, Sails on…we made the decision to go for it despite nearly NO time to test our engine. Will we regret it?

Provisioning Has Started

We’re not smuggling anything, but we’ve found some unique storage space for our coir bricks.

Sailing Better Takes Practice

Yes, it does. This doesn’t always mean just cruising, sometimes it means learning by muscle memory and working on particular skills.

Equipment and Personal Milestones- A Very Long week!

This was a great big fun week.  Sometimes the milestones to accomplish the end goal are thrown at you all at once, like they were this past week. First, my wife retired after working for the same organization for 22 years.  She may decide to eventually go back to work, but we know we’re gonna […]