Monthly Archives: July 2009

Beautiful Day but didn’t get much work done

Newport enjoyed one of its very very rare nice warm days yesterday. We weren't here to enjoy it much though because we had to drive over to the valley (where it was quite hot indeed) to sign the papers officially … Continue reading

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Lowering the mast

Today was a really good day.  Siempre Sabado, like all (or at least most) of the Westsail boats, has a deck-stepped, tabernacled mast.  This means that the mast doesn’t go through the roof of the cabin all the way to … Continue reading

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Another day in the yard

Got a couple of things accomplished today. Lulu went to town to do laundry and I stayed behind and sweated and fussed and stressed myself out. What was the cause of all this stress? I was ready to do the … Continue reading

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In the yard

Well, we finally left the marina yesterday.  First time Siempre Sabado has been away from the dock since we arrived 2 years ago.  All went well (meaning we didn’t crash into anything getting underway and the engine didn’t quit on … Continue reading

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Photos at last

This is looking forward with the galley (new sink, stove, cabinets) on the left (port), part of the settee (new cushions, table) on the right (starboard), and out bedroom (V-berth) beyond through the curtain.  The door opposite the curtain opens … Continue reading

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Where are we going to put all this stuff???

We loaded up the car (and I mean LOADED) with as much stuff as we could, but we still have all this stuff to take over to the boat and stow.   Since I took this picture, we have gotten … Continue reading

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My bad!

Okay, so I forgot to bring the camera over from the valley. So sue me. We have to go to Eugene tomorrow for a funeral and then we're going to head up I-5 to Cody's (that sounds weird) to get … Continue reading

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