Mayflies Send Out Early Scout

Mayflies Send Out Early Scout

This little(giant) guy was taking a siesta on my roller furling line last Saturday morning at the Lake City Marina, scouting out the area for the impending invasion. He/she was a friendly chap and after a brief conversation, I bid him/her farewell and invited him/her...

eBoatCards New Lake Pepin Group

Just a quick note, there is a new group listing for our Lake Pepin cruising grounds on eBoatCards. Click the link to join. This is another great app from the folks at ActiveCaptain. If you have their app on your smart phone or iPad, you can see which of your friends...
Zodiac Zoom 310

Zodiac Zoom 310

Well it looks like it is going to be a late spring here in Minnesota, but we do have something new to look forward too when the ice finally bids farewell. We picked up a new inflatable from Defender Marine during their annual warehouse sale. Yea! We are replacing Ole...
Settee Cushion Replacement Part 2

Settee Cushion Replacement Part 2

So, the other day I came home from work and what do suppose was waiting for me?My package of foam from Rochford Supply with three brand new sheets of 3 x 22 x72 sheets of blissful comfort! So I will now regale my faithful readers with the saga of settee cushion...
Settee Cushion Replacement

Settee Cushion Replacement

Islander 28 – My seat hurts! So we’ve enjoyed our Islander 28 for two seasons now and for our third season we thought it would be nice to replace the foam cushions in our settees. The fact is the settees are also where I do my sleeping in the hot summer months while...