A boat, wind and an extra-long weekend

This past weekend, handsome hubby and I took our Tollycraft 26′ boat for the two-hour run to Anacortes. The purpose? To join other Tollycraft Boating Club members for a mini-rendezvous. Or perhaps, more accurately, to have fun (wine, food, laughs) with friends on Cap Sante Marina’s docks.

While the weather forecast wasn’t great (we need rain but it could have waited until Monday!) it didn’t look bad when we set out on Thursday.

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The weekend started off with great weather!

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Finding money in refrigeration

This summer when we were out on our boating adventure, we struggled a bit with having enough electricity while at anchor. Now, part of that was due to the fridge door being left open overnight (yeah, my bad).

But we also realized that the current fridge wasn’t the most energy efficient. It’s a household bar fridge with the teeny, tiny freezer that is effectively useless. Continue reading “Finding money in refrigeration”