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Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   07-18-2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,440
Posted By HopeFloats
Re: Upgrading older boat with AC and watermaker

If you are going further than the Carib, I would favor the watermaker over the AC. I'm not an AC person...swinging on the hook with a windscoop does it for me. Only time I am happy for an AC is tied...
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   07-18-2012
Replies: 80
Views: 12,734
Posted By HopeFloats
Re: Female 1st Mate Wanted

Well, I splashed through some of these posts.... um, Capt. Lar ...I belong to an active Facebook community for Single Sailors Seeking Soulmates (SSSSM), but enter at your own risk. I don't bite, but...
Forum: Cruising and Sailing with Children   09-08-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 1,893
Posted By HopeFloats
LOL And my kids thought I was tough making them...

LOL And my kids thought I was tough making them go in the forepeake! ...They were 10 and 8 at the time and loved the sailing but still don't like each other.
Forum: Introduce Yourself   09-03-2009
Replies: 2
Views: 256
Posted By HopeFloats
Welcome Alice - lovely that you have found your...

Welcome Alice - lovely that you have found your slice of paradise.

Helen
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   08-24-2009
Replies: 110
Views: 5,952
Posted By HopeFloats
Lovely meeting you all (thank heavens for the wet...

Lovely meeting you all (thank heavens for the wet gear, we stood out like sore thumbs and could find each other in the crowd).

Bad Santa, hope to see you at the SSCA get together.

Helen
Forum: herSailNet   08-24-2009
Replies: 70
Views: 19,414
Posted By HopeFloats
:) Sarafindah! Your lovely story reminds me...

:) Sarafindah!

Your lovely story reminds me of a quietly spoken French woman named Martine, sailing a 35' steel something, who arrived one day on the Rio de la Plata. She hauled out, did repairs...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-24-2009
Replies: 56
Views: 6,953
Posted By HopeFloats
Sadler 32 - smallest boat I ever sailed...easy to...

Sadler 32 - smallest boat I ever sailed...easy to single hand, F A S T! Screamed through from Seychelles to Richards Bay in South Africa in under 7 days in av. of 25-32 knots. Hung on by my...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   08-23-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 350
Posted By HopeFloats
Thanks for the welcome T37Chef .. our kids are...

Thanks for the welcome T37Chef .. our kids are the same age!

PM me if your family ever want to do a sailing playdate :)

Helen
Forum: Introduce Yourself   08-22-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 350
Posted By HopeFloats
badsanta, Thanks for the heads up on the...

badsanta,

Thanks for the heads up on the SSCA get together next month...I was a member many years ago. It really made the cruising community a small place and wonderful to run into people years...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   08-21-2009
Replies: 4
Views: 350
Posted By HopeFloats
Annapolis, Chesapeake Bay

Is it possible to be landlocked in Annapolis, the sailing capital?:D

Looking to make friends in the sailing community and to get my sea legs back as I have been off the water for about 5 years....
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   08-21-2009
Replies: 110
Views: 5,952
Posted By HopeFloats
Well, I'll be looking at a boat in the area, I...

Well, I'll be looking at a boat in the area, I will try to make it by land....Jeff_H, I am a newbie, so not sure if I can PM you for directions - will give it a shot.

Helen
Forum: Crew Wanted/Available   08-19-2009
Replies: 9
Views: 876
Posted By HopeFloats
Red, I would be available mostly weekends....

Red,

I would be available mostly weekends. Getting back on the water.
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