Presque Isle Autumn
It was that time of year again, when the weather turns cooler, the leaves begin to change and fall, and Pinniped has to be lifted out of the water of Lake Erie before…
A(nother) Pleasant Daysail on Lake Erie
A departure-to-return video from a daysail we took aboard S/V Pinniped, our Jason 35, on Lake Erie from a few weeks ago.
It has been a busy spring!
I don’t have a good excuse for this one–I just haven’t updated this thing in a while. Oops. Among a bunch of other things, Jenny and I have managed some kayak paddles at…
A Pleasant Cruise on Lake Erie
We had a chance to get out on Saturday for a little daysail on the lake on Pinniped, our Jason 35. We awoke early, checked the weather again to verify the wind forecast,…
Autumn’s End Approaches
A few more shots from a few Autumn picnics, and, finally, our boat s/v Pinniped under cover for her winter rest.
Going Places by Sail
For anyone who has done any real sailing, this is going to be super boring. Just fair warning. Heck, it may be boring to everyone else, too. Jenny and I are now into…
A Tale of Two Sails
What a cliché title. Sorry. Here are a couple of videos of two recent sails on Pinniped, our Jason 35. First up, Jenny had requested a sail for her birthday (I have the…
This is our second season with our Jason 35, the sailing vessel Pinniped. We had plans to get an early start this spring, sanding off the old bottom paint down to the barrier…
Life with S/V Pinniped: Two Months In, Part II!
This past weekend, I went up solo to move Pinniped, hoping to find a few of our D-dock neighbors willing to give me a hand getting out and maybe getting tied up in…
Life with S/V Pinniped: Two Months In, Part I
We launched Pinniped on May 3. Next week will mark two months in the water, so I figured it would be a good time to talk about the experience a little bit. Jenny…