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Little Bear Westsail 32 goes for a sail! Blog # 142

Arrrrr me hearties. Welcome aboard. I enjoy working on Little Bear. Really, I do. But after two years I’m really itching to get out there on the water.  So, even though the boat isn’t really ready, although there are tools … Continue reading

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Little Bear Westsail 32 refit: SAILS! Blog #138

Arrrrr me hearties. Welcome aboard. The suit of sails I inherited with the boat are original equipment. That means that the sails are 41 years old. The genoa had been left to the wind and was tattered and torn. It … Continue reading

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Vlog #4 On board at at last!

Well me hearties! Shiver me timbers – we were able to take possession of the pirate cutter ‘Little Bear’.  The Dread Pirate Admiral and I took off for the grand adventure and spent the weekend aboard.  We enjoyed glorious weather … Continue reading

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So it began…

I blame dad. A romantic at heart, a creative engineer by nature, an erstwhile adventurer, a happy story teller, a dreamer, and man of the world.  He populated various book-shelves around the house with books about sailing; how to sail, … Continue reading

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