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March 18, 2022

S2E02 - Exumas Day 2 - Departing Nassau

In this episode with have a few issues before getting off the dock, but are able to make our way to Shroud Cay with a stop along the way to visit some iguanas.

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March 11, 2022

S3E01 - Exumas Sailing - Day 0

In this episode I recount our travel day and the beginning of our most recent charter in the Exumas, Bahamas in 2021.

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Oct. 22, 2021

S2E08 USVI Log Day 8 - Returning to Base

In this episode we head out early and make our way back to the Dream Yacht Charter base at Compass Point Marina on St. Thomas. Video Highlights from this Charter - https://bit.ly/usvi21 _______________________________________...

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Oct. 15, 2021

S2E07 USVI Log Day 7 - The Canvas Can Do Miracles

In this episode, our luck finally changes and we finally get to fill our sails with wind! Video Highlights from this Charter - https://bit.ly/usvi21 "Sailing" by Christopher Cross (on Spotify) ________________________________...

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Oct. 8, 2021

S2E6 - USVI Log Day 6 - Sitting on a Mooring Ball

In this episode, we sit on a mooring ball, waiting on a tech boat and to find out what the rest of our charter would look like. We also have a great meal ashore at Lovango Cay, learn Tripp's foolproof …

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Oct. 1, 2021

S2E05 - USVI Logbook Day 5 - Bad to Worse

In this logbook episode, we were hoping our luck would turn around, after discovering diesel in the bilge. Unfortunately, we were about to discover what real trouble looks like.

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Sept. 24, 2021

S2E04 - USVI Logbook Day 4 - The Real Trouble Begins

In this episode we continue our adventures in the U.S. Virgin Islands, discover a cool sailboat with a storied history, drop Karen off to head to the airport and snag the last mooring ball at our anchorage.

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Sept. 3, 2021

S2E03 - USVI Logbook Day 3

In this episode the plumbing issue is cleared up, we start making water, we do some snorkeling and once again enjoy some of the best tacos anywhere from Lime Out, a floating taco bar! Links from this episode Lime Out …

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Aug. 27, 2021

S2E02 - USVI Logbook Day 2

"The Seas Were Angry That Day" This episode details the second sailing day of our May 2021 USVI sailing trip. We start the day in rough seas, enjoy lunch at Pizza Pi and end up in Cruz Bay for dinner. …

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Aug. 20, 2021

S2E01 - USVI Logbook Episode - Day 1

After an extended break, Anchors Aweigh is back for season two! We kick off this season with logbook entries from a USVI sailing charter in May of 2021 - and this one was quite the adventure! Support the show (https://www.buy...

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April 30, 2021

Ep 33 - Planning a USVI Sailing Charter

In this episode I discuss planning a sailing charter in the U.S. Virgin Islands on short notice. We are setting sail in May on a 42ft catamaran and it's time to start planning! Show Notes: Dream Yacht Charter Support the …

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March 19, 2021

Ep 32 - My Logbook Journaling Workflow

In this episode, I discuss the tools and workflow that I use to capture the details of our sailing trips. It took three charter trips to find the best solution for me, so I thought I would share it here. …

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March 12, 2021

Ep 31 - St Pete Day 4 and Running Aground!

In this final logbook episode from our St Petersburg sailing charter, we cover the short 9.5 nautical miles from Antigua Cove back to the Vinoy Marina and wrap up our trip with a visit to the St Pete Pier. Oh …

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March 5, 2021

Ep 30 - St Pete Sailing Day 3

This is the third logbook episode from our first family sailing charter in St Petersburg, Florida. This entry covers the 24.7 nautical miles from the Twin Dolphin Marina to Antigua Cove at Little Harbor.

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Feb. 26, 2021

Ep 29 - St Pete Sailing Day 2

This is the second logbook episode from our first family sailing charter in St Petersburg, Florida. This entry covers the 15.9 nautical miles from Desoto Point to the Twin Dolphin Marina with an attempted stop at Egmont Key.

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Feb. 19, 2021

Ep 28 - St Petersburg Sailing - Day 1

This episode is day one of the logbook from our very first charter as a family in St Petersburg, Florida.

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Feb. 12, 2021

Ep 27 - Crew Briefings

In this episode I discuss my preparation for our upcoming charter, including crew briefings and some of the documents I've prepared to hopefully make our trip smoother. Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/Anchorsaw...

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Feb. 5, 2021

Ep 26 - Initial Sailing Gear Purchases

In this episode, I discuss my initial sailing gear purchases as I prepare to head on my very first charter as skipper.

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Jan. 30, 2021

Ep 25 - Planning My First Charter

In this episode I discuss the planning of my very first charter, which is just two weeks away.

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Jan. 22, 2021

Ep 24 - ASA 104 / 114 Course Recap

In this episode, I recap the ASA 104/114 combo course that I recently took with Capt Jim and Sailing Florida, in St. Petersburg.

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Jan. 8, 2021

Ep 23 - Sailing Florida 104/114 and First Charter

In this episode I talk about my upcoming ASA 104/114 combo course with Sailing Florida. I also provide initial details on my very first sailing charter as a captain!

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Dec. 17, 2020

Ep 22 - USVI Recap and What's Next

In this episode, I briefly recap our USVI sailing trip from this past week, discuss a logbook app that I used to track our trip, and our plans for what’s next with sailing, including booking an ASA 104/114 combo course.

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Dec. 10, 2020

Ep 21 - BVI Logbook - Final Entries

I hope I’m sailing on a 50ft catamaran somewhere in the USVI’s right now - but that’s not keeping me from bringing you today’s episode. In honor of the BVI’s recently opening back up, In this episode I’m bringing you …

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Dec. 3, 2020

Ep 20 - USVI Charter During a Pandemic

Welcome back from the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S. and from Covid quarantine in our household. In this episode, we talk about finalizing our plans for our USVI sailing charter next week and I begin the ASA 119 Marine Weather …

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