For boat owners, there’s said to be two days that are the happiest of your life: the day you buy your boat and the day you sell your boat.
Living with one’s name can be a burden, but let’s not obsess about it. Or shall we?
DIARY: Visiting the Royal Mews at Buckingham Palace. RECIPE: Palace finger sandwiches.
If we live in a city, we all live in neighbourhoods.
It’s a photogenic location, home to The Princess Bride and more.
If every crisis overcome deserves a reward, then we have earned one on this sailing trip.
DIARY: We are driving around having a spectacular day getting lost on country roads in the Niagara region. RECIPES: Peach lattice pie, Peach pie and Peach Melba.
DIARY: A sailing cruise on Lake Ontario ends with a feast. RECIPES: Red skinned potato salad and Beet and spinach salad with goat feta.
On Canada’s Great Lakes, there’s usually either too much or not enough wind.
Looking back in my sailing logbook.