Friday, January 19, 2018

Make Your Last Straw the Last Straw

Make Your Last Straw the Last Straw

November 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Have you ever felt as if you had just reached your last straw? If you are passionate about clean waters, it’s actually a good thing to reach your last straw — join the movement! Jackie Nunez is an all-around water-lover. She’s a sailor, paddler, and Blue Mind advocate for cleaner waters. In 2011, she founded […]

Boaters, Prepare for Hurricanes

Boaters, Prepare for Hurricanes

July 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Besides being boating season, it’s also hurricane season. The National Hurricane Center forecasts an extremely active season with an above-average amount of major hurricanes (winds exceeding 74mph) — perhaps as many as nine. The National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) predicts a 70% chance that between three and six of up to 20 named storms […]

Living Large… and Small

Living Large… and Small

July 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

It’s amazing how an entire world can be condensed into 63 feet.  The outside world becomes small when the place you call home carries you across oceans, carrying within it a small infrastructure completely independent of the outside world. My husband Cameron and I live onboard our charter yacht Heron with our dog, Andy.  We […]