My New Cuisinart Microwave/Convection Oven is on Sale!

My new 1.2 cu ft. convection/microwave/grill is ON SALE at Amazon – $174! I paid more. My new boat doesn’t have an oven. There’s no space in the galley for dozens of appliances, I need something that does it all (or at least most of it…). Our solution …a convection/microwave/grill that’s 1.2 cubic feet, fits, works and, at least for now, is ON SALE at Amazon!

First Time for Everything!

After 7 days aboard Optimystique, we can confirm that there’s a first time for everything – every system, every little thing! And sometimes things don’t operate quite the way you think they should.

Living On A Boat: Remember the Learning Curve?

Moving aboard our second boat should be a breeze, right? WRONG! All new boats are challenging!

How to Buy a Boat That’s Not For Sale

All I can say is, it must have been meant to be … but I’m still in the “pinch me, I’m dreaming” stage…..

Buying a Boat for The Great Loop

Before you start looking for a Great Loop boat, here are a few things to know … plus a list of our Top 20 considerations in selecting a boat…