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Forum: Living Aboard   06-18-2012
Replies: 46
Views: 8,409
Posted By veprjack
Re: Working while living aboard

I work full-time in business casual attire - cook breakfast then do 12 minute dinghy ride followed by 1/2 mile walk to work out and shower/change. 1/2 mile walk to car. In a downpour, I put on my...
Forum: Living Aboard   06-11-2012
Replies: 237
Views: 98,839
Posted By veprjack
Re: Who''s living on what??

Pearson 303 by myself and love it. I am on mooring 4summer and winter @ dock. Will sail 2 Cape, islands & NH this summer. Block of ice lasts me 4 Days and even MY cooking tastes great out here on gas...
Forum: Pearson   01-12-2012
Replies: 20
Views: 3,589
Posted By veprjack
I bought an '84 Pearson 303 in very good...

I bought an '84 Pearson 303 in very good condition with a lot of accessories. At the end of October, I moved aboard and have never looked back - although we've been spoiled with the warmest winter...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   12-05-2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,148
Posted By veprjack
Not my dog/boat.

My neighbor chose the white - no idea why. But this works better for Molly anyway!
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   12-05-2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,148
Posted By veprjack
Dog Protests Shrink Wrap!!!

Molly loves looking out at the waterfowl and fellow 2 and 4 legged liveaboards. So, when her "Daddy" cut her view off with shrink wrap, Molly got pretty upset and kept barking at him :laugher
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Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   10-24-2011
Replies: 55
Views: 17,837
Posted By veprjack
Ahhh yes ewoden - heat from the engine-might as...

Ahhh yes ewoden - heat from the engine-might as well put it to good use. I for one, do not have the skill to sail into the slip, so I have to motor anyway. Besides, the marina probably doesn't...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   10-24-2011
Replies: 55
Views: 17,837
Posted By veprjack
I didn't have AC power unless I ran the...

I didn't have AC power unless I ran the generator, so I had to make coffee by boiling water and using a french press.

COFFEE - MUST HAVE COFFEE!! I'd make coffee, even if I had to heat it...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   10-24-2011
Replies: 55
Views: 17,837
Posted By veprjack
I am moving aboard next Saturday (Oct 29). The...

I am moving aboard next Saturday (Oct 29). The temps in Salem, MA have been around 45 at night and up to 70 in the daytime, so I'm not expecting anything dramatic for the three days I have to spend...
Forum: Pearson   10-07-2011
Replies: 20
Views: 3,589
Posted By veprjack
U R killin' me - I JUST bought a boat, and...

U R killin' me - I JUST bought a boat, and shouldn't be lookin - but that chart/nav table - must have... Maybe next time?

YES - I'm ecstatic with my boat - just sayin...
Forum: Pearson   10-07-2011
Replies: 20
Views: 3,589
Posted By veprjack
cd, You and I seem to be on the same (or...

cd,

You and I seem to be on the same (or very similar) page in terms of future plans. The ICW to Bahamas and then the thorny path would be a nice way for me to really get the "feel" of things -...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-23-2011
Replies: 1,256
Views: 154,513
Posted By veprjack
Doug, delicious Grapeleaves, or the GRAPES OF...

Doug, delicious Grapeleaves, or the GRAPES OF WRATH! Besides, I abide by "the ten second rule"! I thought it was a new recipe you were experimenting with, and NOW you tell me it was acetone? Well,...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-22-2011
Replies: 1,256
Views: 154,513
Posted By veprjack
To think, I've eaten off that counter top - I...

To think, I've eaten off that counter top - I have a REALLY funny comment to make here, but again - I don't want to spend quality time in the ER recovering from Evelyn's wrath! lol...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   09-22-2011
Replies: 21
Views: 2,041
Posted By veprjack
I DID end up with the Pearson 303 and I'm VERY...

I DID end up with the Pearson 303 and I'm VERY happy. It's a great boat to learn on and it's big enough for me to live on - nice solid boat. C&C is a fine boat, and if I ever decide to get another...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-22-2011
Replies: 1,256
Views: 154,513
Posted By veprjack
Oh, I forgot to mention that, no matter how often...

Oh, I forgot to mention that, no matter how often Doug had sex or in what positions or where he did it on the boat, there will be those on this thread who will criticize him for not doing it as often...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-22-2011
Replies: 1,256
Views: 154,513
Posted By veprjack
Doug wrote, "About all I have left out is how...

Doug wrote, "About all I have left out is how many times we had sex onboard. And I am not about to fill people in on that."

I happen to know, and will tell anyone who is willing to pay the $5.00. ...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-17-2011
Replies: 1,256
Views: 154,513
Posted By veprjack
Doug, In the short time I've known you and...

Doug,

In the short time I've known you and Evelyn, I have grown pretty fond of you guys - and not just because your humor is almost as sick as mine! lol... You are one of the most industrious,...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   09-16-2011
Replies: 14
Views: 50,705
Posted By veprjack
Due to a slew of personal stuff like taking on a...

Due to a slew of personal stuff like taking on a new job, trying desperately to sell my stuff/clear out my home - I haven't been able to spend as much time as I wanted to. BUT, what time I have...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   09-11-2011
Replies: 14
Views: 50,705
Posted By veprjack
WOW - my two year plan to upgrade just got...

WOW - my two year plan to upgrade just got supported by this great list! Thanks!
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   09-11-2011
Replies: 11
Views: 1,316
Posted By veprjack
Newport - you've inspired me! Although I took...

Newport - you've inspired me! Although I took lessons YEARS ago and have owned a couple of stinkpots, I consider myself a newbie too - so I'm planning to go out a few times with some VERY...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   09-01-2011
Replies: 52
Views: 6,809
Posted By veprjack
Great and HILARIOUS responses. I agree - and...

Great and HILARIOUS responses. I agree - and especially since I'm a newbie - I may never get used to the beautiful sounds created by the boat and/or nature. When I see people walking along the...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   09-01-2011
Replies: 52
Views: 6,809
Posted By veprjack
Favorite Cruising Music?

OK - CSN&Y's "Southern Cross" is pretty good and Chris Cross' "Sailing" is a no-brainer (if you like him). And then there's Bob Marley in general and while cruising the islands it's a "must". I...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   08-30-2011
Replies: 57
Views: 8,945
Posted By veprjack
Exactly what I had hoped for! Thanks!

Exactly what I had hoped for! Thanks!
Forum: Living Aboard   08-30-2011
Replies: 26
Views: 3,874
Posted By veprjack
I'm just in the very beginning stages of moving...

I'm just in the very beginning stages of moving aboard. Will I like it? Well, can that really be answered until I DO it? My guess is that, based on other experiences and what I know about myself,...
Forum: Living Aboard   08-30-2011
Replies: 26
Views: 3,874
Posted By veprjack
Yeah, it's pretty sweet. I sent them an email...

Yeah, it's pretty sweet. I sent them an email that was bounced back for whatever reason. I'll have to call or stop by and get a tour...
Forum: Living Aboard   08-30-2011
Replies: 26
Views: 3,874
Posted By veprjack
There's a HUGE storage facility 200 yards from...

There's a HUGE storage facility 200 yards from the marina I'll be keeping my boat at. They have a nice 9'X12' for $110/month-with security and easy access; for around here, that's pretty cheap. I...
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