We are alone on the boat! (Vlog)

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Here’s a quick video about our 3 weeks outside on the mooring. Rike and Jari are by themselves on the boat and things keep breaking!

Coding Resources for kids

How to help your kids learn coding and programming The search for good learning material just never ends! We are trying more and more to cater to our kids‘ interests Continue Reading →

News from the PONYO crew!!

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We are slowly catching up. This video is about our sail along the Spanish South coast between Alicante and Malaga, voilà!

Sardinia to Africa

And we are sailing again! So our engine broke down and we had to exchange it for a new one, remember? Those almost 3 months between beginning of November and Continue Reading →

5 tips for happy travel with teens

Traveling with teens – are we crazy?! We have always been traveling with kids. First as single parents, respectively, and after Ric and I had met, together as a family. Our Continue Reading →

Engine failure on our way to Menorca (Boatnotes Ep.10)

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Storms, birthdays, family visits and a beautiful little island (Boatnotes Ep.9)

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Sicily and Worldschooling – history alive (Boatnotes Ep. 8)

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New video up!

Latest video: Touchdown in Italy – Fortresses and Volcanoes (Boatnotes Ep.7)

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Check out our latest video: We have a rough trip from Corfu to Italy: first thunderstorms then just storms. Sleep-deprived we are happy to find a cosy marina spot in Roccella Ionica where we stay a couple of days for some tours and boat repairs (the bad weather had cost us our portside position light). We continue to Catania, Sicily for a Geology lesson: driving and hiking up Mount Etna!

Next chapter, finally!

After 4 weeks in Carloforte, desperately trying to organize a new engine, we could finally take the next step and move to the shipyard where the engine is going to Continue Reading →