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SSCA Burgee Available

Posted on Sat 14 January 2012 in Uncategorized

If you need an SSCA Burgee I have one available for free. Just need to swing by the boat and pick it up. Current Location is Chacala, Nayarit, Mexico. We will be in Puerto Vallarta eventually. Contact me via the blog or on Winlink, my callsign is W7PEA.


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A Shark Ate Our Anchor !

Posted on Wed 11 January 2012 in Uncategorized

OK, not really, but a rock tried to.

We tidied Deep Playa last night and went to bed early with the idea that we would pull up anchor around 0400 to depart beautiful Isla Isabel and head to Chacala. Well, our anchor was hung up on a rock so we …


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Finally Leaving the Grips of La Paz

Posted on Tue 03 January 2012 in Destinations, Fishing, Pearson 424, s/v Deep Playa, Weather • Tagged with Deep Playa, Mazatlan, Mexico, Skipjack Tuna

While we understood why many cruisers claim that La Paz is where cruisers come and they never leave.  We had plans to meet up with Patrick’s parents in Mazatlan for Christmas holiday week so we weighed anchor and headed back down the coast to return to Ensenada de los …


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Coming soon to my belly!!

Posted on Sat 31 December 2011 in Uncategorized

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Fresh homemade tortillas!!!


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Our slip at Marina El Cid

Posted on Thu 29 December 2011 in Uncategorized

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Shot from the balcony of my parent's room


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Dancing horse

Posted on Tue 27 December 2011 in Uncategorized

Film to come


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W7PEA

Posted on Sun 25 December 2011 in articles


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Merry Christmas to Us

Posted on Thu 22 December 2011 in Living Aboard, Systems - Galley

We broke our glass coffee press and had been making coffee with a strainer and paper towel filter. We bought this new stainless filter and had my parents bring it down with them. It's going to last a lot longer than the old one and it matches our REI mugs …


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Life in La Paz, Mexico

Posted on Thu 22 December 2011 in Destinations, Living Aboard, s/v Deep Playa • Tagged with Club Cruceros, Deep Playa, La Paz, Sea of Cortez, The Shack

Deep Playa has been in La Paz for nearly a month now so I wanted to write a blog post about our experience of “living” at anchor in Bahia de La Paz.  So far this is the longest extended stay in one anchorage since leaving Seattle (with the exception of …


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Tired...

Posted on Mon 19 December 2011 in Living Aboard

It's a Charlie brown kinda night

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