Category Maryland

► Freshies: November 18, 2016

Friday 18 November 2016 – Fall Ride Journey: Triple L Estate – Freshies of Hollywood – Triple L Estate Lori is just days out from having had a total knee replacement on her right knee. As a result, she has not yet recovered well enough to be on the boat. She has, however, recovered well enough […]

► Land of the Rising Sun: June 4, 2016

SATURDAY 4 JUNE 2016 Journey: Triple L Estate – Striped Rock, Solomons Island – Island Hideaway, Solomons Island – Solomons Yachting Center, Solomons – Tiki Bar, Solomons Island – Triple L Estate           As we approached Solomons Island we saw Coast Guard leaving. I did the polite wave as we passed […]

► Escape the Institution: April 8, 2016

FRIDAY 8 APRIL 2016 Journey: Triple L Estate – Stoney’s, Broomes Island – Triple L Estate In the morning, Lori and I had to travel to Inova Hospital in Alexandria to attend a pre-knee surgery class. Afterwards we stopped at Sugar House for a mani-pedi. Lori only had a cleaning, no polish due to her […]

► Regatta Maryland Style: August 26, 2015

WEDNESDAY 26 AUGUST 2015 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons Regatta, Patuxent River – Triple L Estate We stayed home from random draw cornhole in order for Alan to come look at and fix the lift cables. Since the boat had to be taken off the lift and sat in the water, I decided to […]

► Island Life: August 16, 2015

SUNDAY 16 AUGUST 2015 Journey: Triple L Estate – Island Creek, Calvert County – Blackstone Marina, Hollywood – Triple L Estate Lori has been wanting to coordinate a raft up for a long time – and today it finally happened. I had originally proposed the Battle Creek area, hoping for fewer nettles further up river. […]

► Captaining a Yacht: June 24, 2015

Listen to her. Now that she’s a captain she’s using all these nautical terms. Which side is port?!

► Show Us Your Tatas: May 31, 2015

Julie took it upon herself to orchestrate getting men to bare their chest in order to have their photo taken.

► A Bit of Overkill: May 29, 2015

Nothing spectacular to report other than the usual antics with the regular locals …

► Too Late To Go Back: May 27, 2015

“What kind of crazy person would go out on a boat in this kind of weather?”

► I’m Just Saying: May 8, 2015

What kind of guy chooses to go with two men vs two women?

► Like Glass: March 27, 2015

It’s sooo much easier dropping off young, spry, boat savvy people … get close to the pier and let them jump rather than having to do a proper tie up.

► If You’re Serious, I’m Game: March 14, 2015

We had a smooth ride on slightly rough water. Eric kept commenting about how nice the ride, and warm, inside the pilot house – “Like riding in a limousine.”

► We found her in this condition: March 12, 2015

When we returned to our house, Lori drove Kathy home. As soon as Lori saw Sam she said, “Hey, we found her in this condition.”

► The Watermen and Us: January 23, 2015

It seems as though the only people out on the water are the watermen and us.

► Returning to the Scene: January 19, 2015

After yesterday’s surprise birthday party for Lori I didn’t expect her to be moving today. To my surprise she actually didn’t feel as bad as I expected.

► The Waiting Game: December 26, 2014

I prepared for departure, which gave the not so subtle clue that I planned on leaving. We had no intention of waiting any longer.

► ‘Tis the Season: December 21, 2014

I have never participated in one before, and it ended up being quite fun.

► Soft Opening: December 1, 2014

We didn’t notice while inside, but sometime during the early evening hours it became quite nasty with cold and rain. We were quite happy to have the pilot house to protect us.

► Ho’s before Bro’s: November 30, 2014

we went over to their house for pre-Stoney’s drinks

► Superstars: November 29, 2014

What?! Did they see us coming and lock the door?