Monthly Archives: July 2017

► Funky Vessels: July 30, 2017

Sunday 30 July 2017 Journey: Triple L Estate – September Song, Calvert Marina – Triple L Estate Prior to departure Lori checked the oil for each of the engines. It’s a good thing she did. She happened to notice some sort of connector dangling. She determined where it needed to connect and attached it. Hum. […]

► A Boater in the Making: July 28, 2017

Friday 28 July 2017 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons Island, turn around at Zanhizers (sp?) – Triple L Estate I thought we would have nasty storms all day — typical since we have O. It seems like we have gorgeous weather from Sunday through Thursday afternoon. We then pick up O and the weather […]

► Like Me: July 23, 2017

Sunday 23 July 2017 Journey: Triple L Estate, Hollywood – Calvert Marina, Solomons – Broomes Island – Triple L Estate Db had wanted to come down for the afternoon in order to visit with September Song. We warned her in advance that because of the threat of afternoon storms we may not go out on […]

► Paddlers: July 22, 2017

Saturday 22 July 2017 Journey: Triple L Estate, Hollywood – Kingfishers, Solomons Island – out to Patuxent River to area where Paddle Boarders launched – Island Hideaway, Solomons Island – walk to the Pier, Solomons Island – return to Island Hideaway – Triple L Estate Today is the first of what hopes to be annual […]

► Play Day: July 16, 2017

Sunday 16 July 2017 Journey: Triple L Estate – Skippers, Herrington Harbour North, Deale, Maryland – Triple L Estate L had the brilliant idea of going up the Chesapeake for the afternoon. She recommended we go to Skippers at Herrington Harbour. I agreed. We started a bit later than I expected, but we were still […]

► Mid-Day Nap: July 14, 2017

Friday 14 July 2017 Journey: Washburn Marina, Solomons – Triple L Estate After a morning of swimming in the pool, K came over to sit as O took her mid-day nap. L then drove me over to Washburn Marina to pick up our boat.       Once at the boat, we first checked the […]

► M/V Standoff: July 9, 2017

Sunday 9 July 2017 Journey: Triple L Estate – September Song, Calvert Marina floating docks, Solomons – Washburn Marina, Solomons We first went to Calvert Marina to meet up with ‘M/V September Song’ for the afternoon. They had boating friends who also arrived for afternoon drinks. We sat and chatted for a while. The six […]

► Short Jaunt: July 4, 2017

Tuesday 4 July 2017 Journey: Triple L Estate – Blackstone Marina, Hollywood – Triple L Estate We have been experiencing problems with the head, so we went over to Blackstone Marina to pump-out our holding tank. We had hoped that a fresh pump out might solve the head issues … NOPE, no such luck. As […]

► Journey Home: July 3, 2017

Monday 3 July 2017 Journey: Onancock, VA – Triple L Estate, Hollywood, MD – Island Hideaway, Solomons Island, MD – walk to Tiki Bar, Solomons Island, MD – Island Hideaway, Solomons Island, MD (on dinghy Half Note) – Triple L Estate, Hollywood, MD Throughout the stay at Onancock, we have determined that Sophie is no […]

► Few Survivors: July 2, 2017

Sunday 2 July 2017 Journey: Triple L Estate – Calvert Marina, Solomons, MD – Onancock, VA We first prepared for our departure to Onancock on Virginia’s eastern shore. We had been told it’s a little town reinventing itself to be an artsy bohemia like town. We stopped at Calvert Marina for fueling. After fueling we […]