The what, where, and how of sailing the Aeolian Islands

Apparently, I didn’t know what I was signing up for when we booked our…


top 10 reasons you should sail in Sicily

This blog is probably unnecessary. As if you need to be convinced. Even…


Annapolis Sailboat Show: a few of my favorite things

Exactly why I have not been to a major sailboat show until now is unclear.…


Women Who Inspire: Sailor and Author Tania Aebi

Article originally published in TheFineLineMag.com. Photo courtesy of Tania…


before you set sail: the chart briefing

Where are you going? This is one of life’s and sailing’s most pressing…


before you set sail: the boat briefing

All sailboats have many things in common – sails for example - but each has…


fall in love with Burlington Harbor

If you are sailing on Lake Champlain, you will sail to Burlington Harbor. It…


Lake Champlain Top Tip: Anchor at Quaker Smith Point, Visit Shelburne Farms

We hadn’t planned to visit Shelburne Farms on our Lake Champlain sailing trip…


sailing close call: why weather matters matter

I grew up in a legit weather-obsessed home. Lightening? Floods? Clouds? We…


top 10 reasons new sailors should consider Lake Champlain

In our seven years of charter sailing, we have been lucky enough to hoist our…