Category Archives: Home Page

Hurricane Arthur and Us

Some of you have voiced some anxiety about our well being in the face of Hurricane Arthur. We really appreciate your concern, but there is nothing to get too worried about. We have been monitoring the reports and forecasts from … Continue reading

Posted in Home Page, Jeff's Blog | 1 Comment

Two Days in NYC

What would you do if you had 2 days in NYC?  That was the question at hand as we grabbed a mooring at the 79th Street Boat Basin in the Hudson.  While we had hoped to spend a week in … Continue reading

Posted in Home Page, Margaret's Blog | Leave a comment

The 79th Street Boat Basin – A Review

When we started to plan our summer travels, the 79th Street Boat Basin was one of the places that we quickly decided to stop at. In the heart of Manhattan, it would provide us with a temporary home while we … Continue reading

Posted in Home Page, Jeff's Blog | Leave a comment

New York City from the Water…Our East River Transit!

  Watch the video of our transit from City Island, through Hell Gate, past Rikers Island and the United Nations, under the Brooklyn Bridge, and finally, up the Hudson River to the 79th Street Boat Basin. Click here to watch!

Posted in Home Page, Margaret's Blog | Leave a comment

East River Transit Planning Video

Want to know how we planned for our East River transit?  What route we will take?  What bridges and islands we will see?  What tides and currents we need to consider?  Then check out our newest video blog post here.

Posted in Home Page, Margaret's Blog | Leave a comment

Detoured! Pesky Fog and other Shenanigans!

We veered off-course, on route to Port Washington, due to some pretty nasty fog, and ended up ducking into a little anchorage called Mosquito Bay off Glen Cove.

Posted in Home Page, Margaret's Blog | 2 Comments

Our Plans…Sitting Off Sandy Hook

Margaret and I plan to blog about the last few days. We spent a day at City Island, transited the East River and Hudson, stayed at the 79th Street Boat Basin, and hung out all over NYC. But I just … Continue reading

Posted in Home Page, Jeff's Blog | 2 Comments

Horseshoe Crabs, Sagamore Hill, and Speedos!

Posted in Home Page, Margaret's Blog | 2 Comments

Long Island Sound Architecture Tour

This is a photo post with images of homes along the north shore of Long Island, from Oyster Bay to City Island.  If you are into architecture, this will be pretty interesting, if you are not, and want to see … Continue reading

Posted in Home Page, Margaret's Blog | 2 Comments

The Good and the Bad of the First Month on Bear

I know that I have been silent on the blog since arriving in Connecticut nearly four weeks ago. In many ways, these four weeks have seemed like a lifetime. I have learned so much in that short time, done countless … Continue reading

Posted in Home Page, Jeff's Blog | 2 Comments