Monthly Archives: May 2014

► Ugly Docking: May 31, 2014

Saturday 31 May 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – the Beach – Triple L Estate Because of rain earlier this week, Lori needed to go to the Beach today in order to do lawn work. As she prepared the truck, Sophie became quite anxious about wanting to go along. Lori suggested, and I agreed, that […]

► Amazingly Functional: May 26, 2014

Monday 26 May 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons Yachting Center – the Beach – Triple L Estate – Broomes Island – Triple L Estate Engine Hrs: end at 91.1 hours; end of day – unknown                 Vessel: 23’ Seaway Time: 10 am – 12:20 pm (morning ride – Solomons – the Beach) Fuel: $3.99/ […]

► Had the Taste: May 25, 2014

SUNDAY 25 MAY 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – Freshies of Hollywood – Broomes Island – Freshies of Hollywood – Triple L Estate We first went to Freshies of Hollywood for an early Brunch. I say early, because the Boyz usually brunch at around 2. Throughout brunch Lori joined in the drinking of several bottles […]

► The Cupboards are Bare: May 24, 2014

Saturday 24 May 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – Kingfishers, Solomons Island – Triple L Estate Time: 2:30 pm – 4:35 pm                   end hours: 89.0 Vessel: 23’ Seaway Lori, Jordan and I went to Kingfishers for a late lunch as we had nothing to prepare. It has been a LOOONNNGGG time since I’ve been there […]

► She be an Angry Sea: May 23, 2014

Friday 23 May 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – the Boyz’ house – Stoney’s, Broomes Island – the Boyz’ house – Triple L Estate Eric called to ask if we planned on going to Stoney’s. When we said yes he said, “Well, Come pick me up!” So we did. We had a fine ride up […]

► Launching and Lens: May 18,2014

Sunday 18 May 2014 Journey: Forest Landing – Triple L Estate We launched the Chaparral today at Forest Landing. I was amazed at how VERY tight the shifting felt. I had a difficult time at first. We launched during an extremely looowwww tide and you could see a lot of grass in the water. I […]

► Racing Before the Storms: May 12, 2014

Monday 12 May 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – Lighthouse Restaurant, Solomons Island – Triple L Estate Time: 5:50 pm – 8:15 pm     Engine Hrs.: end 85.3 Conditions: occasional scattered rainstorms Vessel: 23’ Seaway Lori, Mark and me There was a clear threat of rain coming our way. I told Lori if we planned on […]

► Nano-seconds: May 11, 2014

Sunday 11 May 2014 – Mother’s Day Journey: Triple L Estate – SeaBreeze – Broomes Island – Triple L Estate Time: 2:30 pm – 8:10 pm                       Vessel: 23’ Seaway With Marker in town, he wanted Maryland crabs. We decided to go to Seabreeze as it’s one of the better places, and more affordable places, to […]

► Ospreys flying: May 8, 2014

Thursday 8 May 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – the Boyz’ house – Len’s Marina – Stoney’s, Broomes Island – Triple L Estate Time: 3:30 pm – 5:25 pm                End hrs.: 83.4 Conditions: Hot and sunny, about 80 degrees Vessel: 23’ Seaway Me, Lori, and Sophie $3.95/ gallon, 16 gallons; $63.50 We went out for […]