Re: Baby seat in cockpit
Our kids were 4 to 5 months old when they started on the boat and we had no problems at all. They do not like to be splashed I know that for a fact. Just make sure they are well-secured and not exposed to too much sun - or splash.
Heading back to Lake Ontario for this summer. Relatively few stops along the way from Grenada. Martinique, Guadeloupe, St. Martin (must have something to do with the French food), then Bermuda, New England and up the Hudson/Erie Canal. We were going to go via Newfoundland and Labrador but June remembered that one of the kids is getting married this summer - details, details!