Good Luck Jim.
Where are you sailing out of?
I'm in Gunnison Colorado sailing on Blue Mesa reservoir. It is the largest lake in Colorado at about 26 miles long and 1 to 3 miles wide depending on where you are. So far the kids are having a ball. I have a 7, 5 and 1 year old. The older two right now are my driftwood watch and the young one hangs out down below while mom helps me out in the cockpit. Once we get all our proceedures a little more ironed out I will start teaching the kids to be more active crew.