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Four Things You Must Have on Every Boat Ride

What do a flashlight, mirror, garbage bags and duct tape have in common? They are all things you need on your boat.  Even if it’s a day trip…   It might seem like a strange combination but start with duct tape.  It fixes anything.  From that small pinhole leak in your air mattress to an actual hole in your boat or hose…  It’s not a permanent cure all, but it sure can be a nice fix! The garbage bags might seem like an obvious "go to" on a boat.  After all, there’s not a lot of room so it’s best to get the stinky garbage contained in a sack that repels water, right?!?! But what about if it rains… ever thought...

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Got Old Noodle Floats? Here are 3 Great Hacks for your Pontoon Boat!

Super simple noodle hacks that I never thought of!  I have renamed these "Pontoon noodles" and the reason I am writing this is because it's almost spring, which got me thinking about spring cleaning, and that made me think... I wonder what ideas there are for reusing pool noodles. The internet is great... there are lots of ideas, but these caught my eye. So via the magic of Pinterest, here are my favorite Pontoon Noodle hacks that even I can do!   Floating Ice Cooler Look at this... a super easy and quick way to get a cooler on the water! I never would have thought of that!   Comfy Foot Rest You've got to try this, I know it's...

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Houseboats in London Sound Fun

Here’s a fun story about living on a houseboat in England.  Sounds like one of those places you dream about when you want to just “get away from it all”.   What’s neat is with all the recent upgrades in mobile technology you get modern comforts, small living all bundled in an adventure! Check it […]

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I Got Sea Sick.

I’ve been lucky enough to take two cruises.  Great fun, awesome food, and sea sick both times.  I grew up “on a boat”, in fact my first boat ride was at 6 days old (so I’m told). I’ve never been sick on a boat ride, and there I was… standing in the gift shop of […]

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