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Old 05-03-2012
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Re: Sailing/Liveaboard with Kids

It doesn't seem like our OP, Donna, has even signed on to the board since joining and posting her questions 6 months ago.

In the event she is monitoring, having kids liveaboard at any age is a roll of the dice. Works for some, not for others. Highly dependent on the pre-disposition of both the kids and parents.

Step-children is a whole different level of complication. The odds are against you, although, it certainly can work. My wife and I both have kids from previous marriages. Overall, it's great and they all get along. But it can be very complicated and, when it is, being cramped in a small boat would be very bad.

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