Monthly Archives: March 2012

3/31/2012 – Time to shift gears (and gear)

We’re still on track to head out tomorrow. We’re getting pretty excited. This will be a much bigger change than when we came to Mazatlán from La Paz last December. This time we’re not just heading to another big city … Continue reading

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3/30/2012 – What’s good about today?

Any day that starts out with one of these has to good, right? This is my normal breakfast. Refried beans, Valentina’s Salsa Picante (black label), and Chihuahua “Chester” cheese wrapped in a fresh flour tortilla and fried to a golden … Continue reading

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3/29/2012 – Found that little bastard!

This morning, after the bilge pump had not run even once in the last 24 hours, it was pretty evident that my mysterious leak was in the engine cooling water system somewhere. Now all I had to do was find … Continue reading

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3/28/2012 – A quick not about leakage

I was going to put this in today’s entry’s comments section but then I thought that maybe some of you wouldn’t go back and look to see if there were any new comments. And I certainly wouldn’t want anyone to … Continue reading

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3/28/2012 – Where the hell is that water coming from?

In anticipation of heading out to sea this coming Sunday morning, yesterday was engine room day. Even though the engine room on Siempre Sabado, as on all Westsail 28s, is amazingly roomy for a 28 foot boat, it’s still cramped … Continue reading

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3/27/2012 – Getting ready to go

Starting to get kind of excited about getting underway again. In less than a week we’ll be back in full sailing mode: conserve power, conserve water, no internet, eat what’s onboard, etc. In preparation, I thought it’d be a good … Continue reading

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3/25/2012 – Chicken Enchiladas ala Siempre Sábado

This is what we had for dinner last night (and we’re having the leftovers tonight). I wanted to make chicken enchiladas and looked through a bunch of recipes to find one I wanted to use. Ultimately, I didn’t find the … Continue reading

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