Life & Travels Afloat in our Moody

Where there’s a will, there may be a way………

Seemingly sentenced to an indeterminable incarceration in St Lucia, the break came at last on Friday afternoon when the new generator finally appeared in the boatyard! This was after we … Continue reading

June 21, 2014 · 3 Comments

Les Saintes (Guadeloupe)

A small cluster of islands just to the south of Guadeloupe, they are an idyllic outpost of La France. Make no mistake that the French ‘departements’ are outposts rather than … Continue reading

February 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Signing out of Las Palmas!

With the last shopping done, we head out today on the big one. The first challenge is already heading our way with a high pressure system blocking our route, meaning … Continue reading

November 24, 2013 · 1 Comment

End of an era

The day finally came to finish salaried corporate life! Inevitably there were mixed feelings, mainly of excitement and intimidation. Whilst the break from the daily activity is easy to shed, … Continue reading

April 10, 2013 · 1 Comment

Momentous Boat!

We have had very many happy weekends on board Freebie, but I wonder how many boats can have brought about two engagements! In October 2011, shortly before flying out to … Continue reading

December 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

Learning New Skills

Three or four years ago, Steve gave Annemarie a wonderful boat fishing rod, together with a tremendous range of hooks, and other fishing gear so we could become self sufficient. … Continue reading

December 9, 2012 · 1 Comment


Welome to our blog! After too many years of corporate life, we decided to make a major lifestyle change in 2013. That is not to say it was a sudden … Continue reading

October 10, 2012 · 2 Comments