In my little company with a big footprint, we name things. We name buildings and neighborhoods. We’ve even named streets for cities and new developments. Kevin and I named Island Dog Sign Company and its namesake vessel that was a product of the company sale, Island Dog. Bean, our beloved yellow lab was the island dog, the … Continue reading Naming the Nordy. What’s in a name?
It has been three weeks since our last post. We were just getting ready to head down and look at Insignia, a Nordhavn 55 that Jeff Merrill (Jeff Merrill Yacht Sales) arranged for us to visit. Over the course of those three weeks, we made the decision to buy Insignia, put her under contract, finished … Continue reading Wow! That went fast…
It seems innocent, the decision over drinks to simply go for it. Sell the house that you spent years building. Sell the boat that has been a true love for 8 years. Give away all of the stuff that fills the spaces defined by a foundation and a bottom-painted hull. Move into an apartment with a small … Continue reading From lawn mower to boat shoes
Welcome to our next adventure! Alison, Zoe and I have been working towards our goal of owning a Nordhavn. Thank you for joining us as we close in on that goal. Stay tuned for updates! Continue reading New Adventure