Log & Timeline - 4/20/00 - 6/20/01
After years of Katherine not being enthused about my cruising fantasies,
we took a bareboat charter vacation in French Polynesia. Katherine
had a great time and was inspired to try the cruising life.
In November 2000, After six
months of studying and boat shopping, we located a Tayana 37 cruising
cutter in the Florida Keys. I bought the boat s/v The
Good Neighbor (later renamed to s/v Squiz). In December
2000, my potential magic carpet. was loaded on a truck and delivered
to Portland, Oregon.
After six months of spending
every free minute improving Squiz for a few years of
cruising I sold my house, quit my job, and moved onto the