Captain



Sometimes I really wish that we were already out cruising, but when we come home (to our sailboat) and sit in the bow for martini night after a long week, we really have to appreciate how great life can be! Life as we know it has changed so much over […]

Just Another Great Night!


As we work through some of our other projects, we’ve just started planning upgrades to the owner’s cabin. The plan has been that we would replace the mattress with a standard memory foam mattress, thereby giving us room at the head and foot to build out additional cabinet space. Today […]

Owner’s Cabin Upgrades




Recently as our punch list has started to thin a bit I decided that I would address something that has been bugging First Mate for a long time now. Our interior lighting has never been sufficient enough and the galley has been one place that this is glaringly obvious. Remember, […]

Interior Lighting


As much as you have The age-old question. I see this a lot in forums and on videos we create. People think that owning or living on a sailboat is so expensive that they would never be able to afford it. The quick answer is that it can be as […]

How Much Does it Cost?