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  • There’s This Boat: Mary Powell

    It takes many years of diligent saving and personal sacrifice to afford the boat of your dreams and cruising adventure. Or, you can limit your selection set to... Read more

    The 20 August 2014 by   Behan Gifford
    FAMILY, TRAVEL, OUTDOORS
  • Best Sails for Downwind Cruising: Reader Questions

    What do you want to know about downwind sails? It turns out, more than we expected! Last month’s post on the best sails for downwind cruising was an answer for ... Read more

    The 18 August 2014 by   Behan Gifford
    FAMILY, TRAVEL, OUTDOORS
  • Oh, RATS! Getting Rid of Rodents Aboard

    It’s not easy to get rid of rats on board. Preventing rats from getting on in the first place is better, of course. We blame our current dock-bound status for... Read more

    The 14 August 2014 by   Behan Gifford
    FAMILY, TRAVEL, OUTDOORS
  • How Do You Stay Fit While Cruising?

    Cruising is a healthy lifestyle, where exercise is a natural part of every day. What a great lifestyle to stay fit and feel great! Right? Right? Yeah…it’s not... Read more

    The 03 August 2014 by   Behan Gifford
    FAMILY, TRAVEL, OUTDOORS
  • Finding Bliss in Stagnant Cruising

    A month ago we were headed to Borneo. Thanks to continued engine problems, we’ve been sitting in Puteri Harbour instead. Cruising plans torpedoed, Totem... Read more

    The 30 July 2014 by   Behan Gifford
    FAMILY, TRAVEL, OUTDOORS
  • Life Raft: More Than Two Four Letter Words

    Examining raft contents. Photo (c) Michelle Elvy How do you choose a life raft? We looked for the best raft available. That wasn’t enough. Read more

    The 26 July 2014 by   Behan Gifford
    FAMILY, TRAVEL, OUTDOORS
  • The Best Sails for Downwind Cruising

    What’s the difference between a drifter, a gennaker, a code zero, and a screecher? Where does a spinnaker fit in? And if you’re a cruiser, what sail should you... Read more

    The 11 July 2014 by   Behan Gifford
    FAMILY, TRAVEL, OUTDOORS
  • DIY: Essential Oils on Board

    We try to keep life simple on Totem: if we can make something ourselves, that’s always a better option than buying. Less waste is created, something on board... Read more

    The 06 July 2014 by   Behan Gifford
    FAMILY, TRAVEL, OUTDOORS