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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Still stuck

Someone recently said to me she thinks the universe is trying to teach me patience and lowliness („Demut“ for my German readers, I just looked it up because despite my Continue Reading →

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

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New video up!

7 things that make cooking on a boat a challenge

7 Things that make cooking on a boat a challenge First thing to know about me: I’m very interested in food and I enjoy cooking. I like to put thought Continue Reading →

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!

Thunderstorms, Corfu and more thunderstorms (Boatnotes Ep.6)

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Best road trip ever to Italy!

After taking Ponyo to Sant‘ Antioco’s shipyard for her big surgery we took off for our trip to the Italian mainland. The plan was to fly to Parma, meet my Continue Reading →

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 →