Monthly Archives: November 2011

Dream Destination


Nov. 26: At the front door of the Andros branch of the Bahamian Minister of Tourism we were met by a WOW! She had a sash diagonally across her chest announcing her title “Miss Teen Bahamas 2011.” Why was she … Continue reading

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A Funeral Party


Nov. 25: You want a setting for a scene in your novel that depicts total isolation. You think Fresh Creek, Andros, may be the place. The ferry leaves from Potter’s Cay, a working port connected by a causeway to Nassau. … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Bahamas Style


Nov. 24: Since we celebrated my birthday Russia style with vodka, it seemed we should celebrate Thanksgiving Bahamian style with cracked conch, peas and rice, and coleslaw. All this and more at the Poop Deck in Nassau. So, how did … Continue reading

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How to stay in shape after 40,50,60,or 70.


The answer is buy a sailboat and do your own work! 1. Walk the dock 6 times pushing a cart loaded with supplies. Build strength and endurance. Good work for arms and core muscles. 2. Lift all supplies from the … Continue reading

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“Most Popular”


Nov. 9: This post is about The Long Road to Paris, so if you thought you’d read about a beauty, teen-age, or winner of whatever contest, you can stop reading now. If, however, you want to read (even) more about … Continue reading

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Stewball down under


Nov. 6: Could this be our next trip? We had an email from Jerry Price who organized the World Race 2011. Seems he and Roy are building (modifying? designing?) a car to run on solar power and gasoline to drive … Continue reading

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Inventive Car Washing


Nov. 5: Our friend and blog follower Joanie, posted this photo on her facebook with the comment that it reminded her of our adventure in driving. OK, so we didn’t meet up with elephants, only camels, horses, cows, sheep, goats and … Continue reading

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