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Podcast title The Boat Galley
Website URL https://theboatgalley.com
Description Have you ever wanted to head off into the sunset on a boat? Maybe you’ve secretly fantasized about selling everything, moving aboard, and traveling near or far. But you're not really sure how you'd actually do it . . . Don’t worry. You’ve found the answers to all your questions! The Boat Galley Podcast contains quick bits of info and actionable tips to help you learn what you need to know about cruising: • discovering what it's all about • deciding if it's for you • buying a boat • budgeting and how you can afford it • moving aboard • gaining the skills to cruise safely • outfitting the boat • provisioning and cooking • the joys and challenges of this lifestyle Each episode is typically just 5 to 15 minutes long, so the points are easy to remember.
Updated Wed, 22 Jan 2020 13:03:45 +0000
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Episodes

1. Help for Cruising In Cold Weather
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Description:

Learn about 10 things that will help you stay warm while underway and sleeping on board. Cold weather cruising can be comfortable!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

DIY cockpit enclosure

Little Buddy propane heater (Amazon)

Wool socks (Amazon)

Rechargeable hand warmers (Amazon)

Thermos (Amazon)

Waterproof Boots (Amazon)

This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by Sea-Tech Systems. Sea-Tech offers cruiser-tested solutions for weather, navigation, and communications. Sea-Tech’s solutions include satellite internet, wifi, cellular, and SSB. What’s more, Sea-Tech offers DIY electronics consulting with custom wiring diagrams and professional advice for your electronics DIY installation and integration projects. Visit sea dash tech dot com, that’s S E A dash T E C H dot com, for more information. As a bonus, Boat Galley Podcast listeners get free shipping from Sea-Tech with the code GALLEY2019 at checkout.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



2. What Do You Call Living On A Boat?
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Description:

Learn the one non-negotiable requirement to cruise - and some myths about the rest.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Crash Course on Cruising

9 Tips for the Newly Obsessed

Voyaging Handbook (Amazon)

Embarrassment of Mangoes (Amazon)

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



3. Protect and Clean Interior Teak
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Description:

While renovating the boat interior, I looked at several options for restoring our interior teak. Here’s what I considered and what I finally chose.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Before and after pictures - https://theboatgalley.com/choosing-teak-cleaner-finish/ 

Semco Teak Restoration Kit - https://amzn.to/2Qy1JOC (Amazon)

Teak Guard Finish Kit - https://amzn.to/2T74yI2 (Amazon)

Cetol Natural Teak Finish - https://amzn.to/2QYUlL5 (Amazon)

Today’s episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by TeakGuard, from AllGuard Products.com. Looking to refinish your boat’s teak with a minimum of mess and fuss? Look no further! Our non-toxic, water-based formulas for cleaning and finish will turn your teak from dingy to sparkling in no time. Use coupon code BG20 for 15% off your order of $50 or more. Allguardproducts.com - admire your teak, not maintain it.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



4. Don't Forget the Bahamas
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Description:

Memories of a special spot, shared to remind us of what is there.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Boat Galley Podcast on Bahamas Relief: https://theboatgalley.com/hurricane-relief-bahamas/

Explorer charts: https://amzn.to/300QCkp (Amazon)

Dorian path: https://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-49553770

This episode of The Boat Galley podcast is sponsored by FastSeas.com. Budget-friendly weather routing and passage planning for cruisers, by a cruiser. Plan your next passage using FastSeas.com. Whether you are after speed or comfort, FastSeas will find the optimum route to your destination. Use coupon code BG20 for an exclusive 10% discount. FastSeas - making weather routing simple.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



5. Taking Your Boat to the Bahamas
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Description:

12 things to have in place when planning to take your boat to the Bahamas.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Get Ready To Cruise The Bahamas: https://resources.theboatgalley.com/products/courses/view/28

Quarantine flag: https://amzn.to/39EfPW4 (Amazon)

Bahamas quarantine flag: https://amzn.to/2T1go6L (Amazon)

ROAM app:

https://www.cbp.gov/travel/pleasure-boats-private-flyers/pleasure-boat-overview/roam

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



6. Money What Ifs
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Description:

Running out of money is a scary concept. It's better to think ahead than to think it won't happen.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

You Need a Budget: www.ynab.com

Sailing Alone Around the World by Joshua Slocum: https://amzn.to/39uQeiv (Amazon)

Voyaging on a Small Income by Annie Hill: https://amzn.to/36g2K35 (Amazon)

Cruising in Seraffyn by Lin Pardey: https://amzn.to/2QetVG2 (Amazon)

"Maxine" Pocket Planner: https://amzn.to/35aOZSc (Amazon)

Sailing Totem: www.sailingtotem.com

Today’s episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by Saving to Sail. Whether you want to start a blog or online business, get paid to write, or get a remote job, Saving to Sail gives you the knowledge, tools, and inspiration to make money while cruising. Visit SavingToSail.com/BoatGalley for exclusive bonuses and use code BG20 for 20% off all Saving to Sail e-courses. Saving to Sail: helping you work online so you can leave the dock sooner and sail the world longer.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 

 



7. Check Your O-Rings
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Description:

We try to catch problems before they get worse. But one tiny o-ring escaped our notice. Hopefully our bad day will help you avoid your own.

This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by ugo wear, ugo is the only waterproof, floating phone case using dry suit zipper technology. Invest in your safety because if you don’t protect you can’t connect! Your phone is fully functional and there’s plenty of room for your keys, cash and cards. To get the only dry bag on the market with ZERO phone fails visit www.ugowear.com and use Promo Code - BG20 for 20% off your order. ugo - Prepare For Adventure.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



8. 9 Steps to Winterizing an Engine
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Description:

Learn the critical steps to prepping your boat's engine for frigid temperatures. You can't just throw a blanket on it!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Practical Sailor article on anti-freeze: https://www.practical-sailor.com/blog/The-Cold-Case-of-the-Frozen-Antifreeze-11331-1.html

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code “GALLEY” for 10% off any Area Rug (limit one per customer).

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



9. Choosing a Bilge Alarm
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Description:

When water starts coming in, you need to act fast to save your boat. A bilge alarm is cheap insurance. Here’s what you need to know to pick the best, cheap alarm.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Zircon Electronic Water Detector - https://amzn.to/2CO5MyE (Amazon)

Glentronics High Water Alarm - https://amzn.to/33SBFBX (Amazon)

9 volt lithium batteries - https://amzn.to/356CcQS (Amazon)

This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by ugo wear (https://ugowear.com/). Ugo is the only waterproof, floating phone case using dry suit zipper technology. Invest in your safety because if you don’t protect you can’t connect! Your phone is fully functional and there’s plenty of room for your keys, cash and cards. To get the only dry bag on the market with ZERO phone fails visit www.ugowear.com and use Promo Code – BG20 for 20% off your order. ugo – Prepare For Adventure.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



10. How Long Should a Refit Take?
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Description:

Here are some questions to ask when hearing how fast someone else did boat work. Maybe you're not so slow after all!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Upgrading the Cruising Sailboat: https://amzn.to/2r5nUBS (Amazon)

This Old Boat: https://amzn.to/2PUuNyd (Amazon)

Great resource for boat hardware:  https://www.jamestowndistributors.com/userportal/main.do 

 

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com (http://www.seataskgroup.com/) to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



11. Provisioning with Dehydrated Food
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Description:

When fresh food is unavailable or expensive, dehydrated options can help. Learn what to try and what to skip.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Harmony house dehydrated food - https://amzn.to/33N1SBP (Amazon)

Legacy dehydrated food - https://amzn.to/376WuLZ (Amazon)

This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by ugo wear (https://ugowear.com/), ugo is the only waterproof, floating phone case using dry suit zipper technology. Invest in your safety because if you don’t protect you can’t connect! Your phone is fully functional and there’s plenty of room for your keys, cash and cards. To get the only dry bag on the market with ZERO phone fails visit www.ugowear.com and use Promo Code – BG20 for 20% off your order. ugo – Prepare For Adventure.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



12. Marking Years
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Description:

Blend tradition and practicality with this new way of seeing anniversary presents!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

US Coast Guard Documentation site: https://www.dco.uscg.mil/Our-Organization/Deputy-for-Operations-Policy-and-Capabilities-DCO-D/National-Vessel-Documentation-Center/

Electric windlass (this is the one we bought for Calypso): http://www.maxwellmarine.com/gen_vw.php

Lithium batteries: https://amzn.to/36fS4Bc (Amazon)

Mantus anchor: https://amzn.to/2YAYGaO (Amazon)

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code “GALLEY” for 10% off any Area Rug (limit one per customer).

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



13. Running New Boat Wiring
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Description:

Running new boat wiring can be the hardest part of any electrical job. But a few good tools and tricks can make it go much faster. 

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Fish tape - https://amzn.to/2Knytqm (Amazon)

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



14. The Beginning of the Lasts
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Description:

Hear how Nica tries to balance looking back and looking forward as her kids head off to college.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

"Closing Time" song by the Semisonics: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xGytDsqkQY8

Sponsor: Shambala Sailing Adventures (https://www.shambalasailingadventures.com/), offering customized learning charters in Exumas, Bahamas. Sail her like you own her with coaching from Captain Suky Cannon. Contact her at CaptainSuky@gmail.com; mention this podcast for 10% off.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



15. Buying Your Perfect Boat
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Description:

What goes into finding the perfect boat? It may come down to making the one big decision that gets you out on the water and cruising.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Ask the Cruiser consulting services - https://www.sailingtotem.com/ask-the-cruiser

Prepare to Cruise course (free) - https://resources.theboatgalley.com/teaser/courses/view/25


Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code “GALLEY” for 10% off any Area Rug (limit one per customer).

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



16. The Importance of Buying Local
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Description:

It's fun to try even familiar foods every place you go - you might just find a new favorite!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Vermont beer: https://www.beeradvocate.com/beer/top-rated/us/vt/

Virginia beer: https://www.beeradvocate.com/beer/top-rated/us/va/

April's Maple: http://www.aprilsmaple.com

This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by ugo wear (https://ugowear.com/), ugo is the only waterproof, floating phone case using dry suit zipper technology. Invest in your safety because if you don’t protect you can’t connect! Your phone is fully functional and there’s plenty of room for your keys, cash and cards. To get the only dry bag on the market with ZERO phone fails visit www.ugowear.com and use Promo Code – BG20 for 20% off your order. ugo – Prepare For Adventure.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



17. Finding Boat Parts
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Description:

How do you find the boat parts you need while saving money? There’s a search tool to help with that.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Boat Used Part Search (BUPS): https://sites.google.com/view/boat-used-part-search

This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by ugo wear (https://ugowear.com/), ugo is the only waterproof, floating phone case using dry suit zipper technology. Invest in your safety because if you don’t protect you can’t connect! Your phone is fully functional and there’s plenty of room for your keys, cash and cards. To get the only dry bag on the market with ZERO phone fails visit www.ugowear.com and use Promo Code – BG20 for 20% off your order. ugo – Prepare For Adventure.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



18. Cruising Northeast Vermont
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Description:

Learn 5 ways living in Vermont is like cruising. Frustrations and joys abound! 

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Kayak: https://amzn.to/37mEw8D (Amazon)

Pex plumbing: https://amzn.to/35fkBq5 (Amazon)

Carpenter's square: https://amzn.to/2CXyzAI (Amazon)

Averill Lake (Northeast Kingdom of Vermont): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Averill,_Vermont

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code “GALLEY” for 10% off any Area Rug (limit one per customer).

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



19. Celebrating At A Distance
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Description:

How do you recognize special moments with family at home while you're cruising? Or what if travel takes your family in different directions? It isn't easy. But you can make special moments together.

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



20. Interconnected Projects
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Description:

Replacing a windlass involves a lot more than spending money.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Manual windlass: http://www.cruisersforum.com/forums/f64/bronze-manual-moritz-windlass-172085.html

Electric windlass: https://amzn.to/33iZKBz (Amazon)

Electrical panel: https://amzn.to/2NH1jTy (Amazon)

Cable: https://amzn.to/2CcEhym (Amazon)

Windlass switch: https://amzn.to/32oTVBD (Amazon)

Galley sink: https://amzn.to/33hXpqM (Amazon)

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by ugo wear (https://ugowear.com/), ugo is the only waterproof, floating phone case using dry suit zipper technology. Invest in your safety because if you don’t protect you can’t connect! Your phone is fully functional and there’s plenty of room for your keys, cash and cards. To get the only dry bag on the market with ZERO phone fails visit www.ugowear.com and use Promo Code – BG20 for 20% off your order. ugo – Prepare For Adventure.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



21. Baking Holiday Treats on Board
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Description:

If you make a few changes, you can bake delicious holiday treats in a tiny boat galley. Here's what I've learned about holiday baking on a boat.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Boat-friendly gingerbread recipe: https://theboatgalley.com/gingerbread/

No-bake booze balls recipe: https://theboatgalley.com/no-bake-booze-balls/ 

Boat Galley Cookbook: https://amzn.to/2MYQaxX (Amazon)

Small, baking pans for a galley oven: https://amzn.to/2Wrpgls (Amazon)

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code “GALLEY” for 10% off any Area Rug (limit one per customer).

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



22. Hands On Boat Projects
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Description:

Why do we like working on the boat ourselves? It's not only about the budget!

Links:

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



23. Quick Snacks for the Boat
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Cruising is a very sociable lifestyle, and you want to offer your friends something to eat. Here are some ideas for quick, appetizers you can keep on hand for sundowners or other boat gatherings.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

The Boat Galley Cookbook - https://amzn.to/32ZNgPn (Amazon)

Silicone cups for nuts, etc. - https://amzn.to/34j0Bm7 (Amazon)

Snack olives - https://amzn.to/321eeVe (Amazon)

Sponsor:  Infinity, the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code “GALLEY” for 10% off any Area Rug (limit one per customer).

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



24. Exercises to Travel With
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Description:

Learn about 4 ways to get your sweat on, no matter where you are. No gym required! 

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Yoga mat: https://amzn.to/32WmmHY (Amazon)

Resistance loop: https://amzn.to/2BSEuGO (Amazon)

TRX system to haul in the rigging: https://amzn.to/2q0AykF (Amazon)

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Shambala Sailing Adventures (https://www.shambalasailingadventures.com/), offering customized learning charters in Exumas, Bahamas. Sail her like you own her with coaching from Captain Suky Cannon. Contact her at CaptainSuky@gmail.com; mention this podcast for 10% off.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



25. Quiet Those Halyards!
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You can’t tighten your halyards enough to keep them from clanking. But here are a few easy solutions that do work.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Bungee cords - https://amzn.to/2W7c3hA (Amazon)

Shroud cleat - https://fave.co/2JewfZB (Affiliate)

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



26. 4 Tips When Leaving Your Boat
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Description:

Learn 4 things to consider when getting ready to leave the boat for a long time. It's not just about the food!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Anchor: www.mantus.com

Chafe gear: https://amzn.to/31HxerZ (Amazon)

Dock line: https://amzn.to/2NbzKBi (Amazon)

Security camera: https://amzn.to/2Pg6SdQ (Amazon)

Anti mold: https://amzn.to/2BCnqEV (Amazon)

Kanberra Gel: https://amzn.to/33WquYv (Amazon)

Dehumidifier: https://amzn.to/2MFfYPI (Amazon)

Rat guards: https://amzn.to/31DfmhT (Amazon)

Advion gel: https://amzn.to/2N7gPrh (Amazon)

Bug traps: https://amzn.to/2N6wK9s (Amazon)

Lock and Lock containers (for food): https://amzn.to/2BG0d4A (Amazon)

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code “GALLEY” for 10% off any Area Rug (limit one per customer).

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



27. Cleaning Your Boat's Bottom
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Description:

The first time we cleaned our boat’s bottom, we made lots of mistakes. Learn from our newbie errors. Here are the tools and techniques you need to do the job right.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Diving hookah - https://amzn.to/2BiI2C0 (Amazon)

Mantus scuba system - https://amzn.to/35IC7E7 (Amazon)

Diving mask - https://amzn.to/2VOcX2u (Amazon)

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



28. Living In Limbo
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Description:

Even very familiar spaces can feel wrong when you've been on the boat for a while.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

George Mason University: https://www2.gmu.edu

Bennington College: www.bennington.edu

Freehand Wind Vane: http://andersonboatworks.com/craftsman-services/freehand-steering-systems/

Lin and Larry Pardey: https://pardeytime.blogspot.com

Self-Sufficient Sailor: https://amzn.to/2MkOYVl (Amazon

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code “GALLEY” for 10% off any Area Rug (limit one per customer).

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



29. Light A Fire--The Easy Way
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Description:

Need to light a fire but don’t have a long lighter? Or start a charcoal grill without lighter fluid? No worries. Here’s how to do it.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Long reach butane lighter: https://amzn.to/2n2jpWQ (Amazon) 

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code “GALLEY” for 10% off any Area Rug (limit one per customer).

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

       



30. Practicing Self-Sufficiency
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Description:

Hear about 3 examples of relying on your ingenuity and items you have on hand. Practical tips to help you start practicing, even on land!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Hair clippers: https://amzn.to/314rNmq (Amazon)

Pita bread: https://www.fit2sail.com/countdown-to-cruising/2014/01/30/the-time-factor?rq=pita

Red lentil soup: https://www.fit2sail.com/countdown-to-cruising/redlentilsoup?rq=soup

Heater: https://amzn.to/2VtSqQL (Amazon)

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



31. How To Keep Dish Rags From Stinking
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Description:

Stinky dish rags aren’t inevitable on a boat. You just have to follow a few simple steps to keep it from happening.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Scrubr, non-absorbent dish rag - https://amzn.to/358WRVo (Amazon)

Sponsor: Shambala Sailing Adventures (https://www.shambalasailingadventures.com/), offering customized learning charters in Exumas, Bahamas. Sail her like you own her with coaching from Captain Suky Cannon. Contact her at CaptainSuky@gmail.com; mention this podcast for 10% off.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



32. Provisioning Pitfalls
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Description:

Learn about three ways your first provisioning adventure can be better than mine.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

The Care and Feeding of the Sailing Crew: https://www.amazon.com/Care-Feeding-Sailing-Crew-4th-ebook/dp/B00FP1XJY8/ref=as_li_ss_tl?crid=FIZJXUBWHYGX&keywords=care+and+feeding+of+sailing+crew&qid=1569419651&s=gateway&sprefix=care+and+feeding+of,aps,177&sr=8-1&linkCode=sl1&tag=tbgpodcast-20&linkId=d2657411ecd3317758583ce42646cb76&language=en_US (Amazon)

The Boat Galley Cookbook: https://www.amazon.com/Boat-Galley-Cookbook-Everyday-Essential/dp/0071782362/ref=as_li_ss_tl?keywords=boat+galley+cookbook&qid=1569419685&s=gateway&sr=8-1&linkCode=sl1&tag=tbgpodcast-20&linkId=63b843e3f172f866650bbcf7719df9da&language=en_US (Amazon)

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code “GALLEY” for 10% off any Area Rug (limit one per customer).

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



33. Fix It Before It Gets Worse
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Description:

You may be used to letting things wait until you deal with them later. When you live on a boat, that’s a terrible idea.

This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by ugo wear (https://ugowear.com/), ugo is the only waterproof, floating phone case using dry suit zipper technology. Invest in your safety because if you don’t protect you can’t connect! Your phone is fully functional and there’s plenty of room for your keys, cash and cards. To get the only dry bag on the market with ZERO phone fails visit www.ugowear.com and use Promo Code – BG20 for 20% off your order. ugo – Prepare For Adventure.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



34. Cruising Advice From Kids
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Description:

Learn about ways to help your kids transition to life afloat; advice from 2 cruising kids.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

MP3 Player: https://amzn.to/2lLLAbJ (Amazon)

Audible: www.audible.com

Rubbermaid containers: https://amzn.to/2lfjkOA (Amazon)

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code “GALLEY” for 10% off any Area Rug (limit one per customer).

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



35. Most Important Cruising Lessons
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Description:

The person who made me a successful cruiser wasn’t a sailor, mechanic, or electrician. These are the vital lessons she taught me.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Don Casey's Complete Illustrated Sailboat Maintenance Manual - https://amzn.to/2YYaAhH (Amazon) 

Nigel Calder’s Boatowner’s Mechanical and Electrical Manual - https://amzn.to/2yV7pst (Amazon) 

This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by ugo wear https://ugowear.com/), ugo is the only waterproof, floating phone case using dry suit zipper technology. Invest in your safety because if you don’t protect you can’t connect! Your phone is fully functional and there’s plenty of room for your keys, cash and cards. To get the only dry bag on the market with ZERO phone fails visit www.ugowear.com and use Promo Code – BG20 for 20% off your order. ugo – Prepare For Adventure.

 



36. Getting Ready to Cruise
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Description:

Sometimes getting ready to go cruising doesn't exactly appear to be related to boating at all.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Storing Food Without Refrigeration: https://amzn.to/30d1qhC (Amazon)

 Provisioning: https://www.fit2sail.com/countdown-to-cruising/2019/8/13/3-provisioning-mistakes-ive-made

Anchor light:  https://amzn.to/2LDy7gs (Amazon)

Solar panels:  https://amzn.to/30cseQ8 (Amazon)

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



37. Making Boat Water Taste Good
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Description:

Boat tank water can taste "off" after a while. Filtering keeps it fresh and appealing to drink. Here’s what you need to know! 

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

PUR 18-Cup Dispenser with Filter - https://amzn.to/2H6EVQT (Amazon) 

Seagull Drinking Water Purifier - https://amzn.to/31CgORW (Amazon) 

Under Sink Water Filter - https://amzn.to/31Hazft (Amazon) 

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code “GALLEY” for 10% off any Area Rug (limit one per customer).

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



38. Cold Options
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Description:

When you're looking to buy a boat, understanding the difference between a fridge and an ice box is critical. They're not the same thing!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Storing Food Without Refrigeration: https://amzn.to/2Lo8jEA (Amazon)

Engel refrigeration: https://amzn.to/2LkTL8M (Amazon)

12 volt refrigeration: https://amzn.to/2LoOj57 (Amazon)

solar panels:  https://amzn.to/2LoOopr (Amazon)

generator: https://amzn.to/2LmzH5X (Amazon)

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Marmara Imports (http://www.marmaraimports.com/). Their hand loomed, fair trade, organic cotton Turkish towels are highly absorbent, dry quickly, fold flat and are soft and luxurious: perfect for life aboard!  Use coupon code Podcast10 for 10% off any order of $40 or more. Marmaraimports.com: more than a towel.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



39. Which Stainless for the Galley
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Description:

You know that not all stainless steel is equal on a boat. It's true for the galley too. Learn how to buy stainless flatware that lasts and avoids rust.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Stainless steel flatware - 18/10 https://amzn.to/31AURm5 (Amazon) 

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



40. Little Island, Big Memories
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Description:

Hurricane Dorian hit small islands hard. Here are some memories from Green Turtle Cay in the Abacos.

Links:

HELP FOR GREEN TURTLE CAY: https://www.gofundme.com/f/green-turtle-cay-hurricane-recovery-fund

HELP FOR ELBOW CAY (and other cays south of the Whale): https://www.gofundme.com/f/Hope4HopeTown

GENERAL BAHAMAS ASSISTANCE: https://www.gofundme.com/f/headknowles-emergency-funds

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



41. Holes In The Boat?
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Description:

A discussion of boat gear, fixing things, and aesthetic preferences.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Bulkhead mount compass (small): https://amzn.to/2Lbptp8 (Amazon)

Danforth compass repair and service: https://www.vikingcompass.com/daco.html

Bristol Channel Cutter: http://www.samlmorse.com

Rubbermaid containers: https://amzn.to/2LcVQDT (Amazon)

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Shambala Sailing Adventures (https://www.shambalasailingadventures.com/), offering customized learning charters in Exumas, Bahamas. Sail her like you own her with coaching from Captain Suky Cannon. Contact her at CaptainSuky@gmail.com; mention this podcast for 10% off.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



42. Buy the Right Gear to Save Water
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Description:

Fresh water is limited when you live on a boat. Do you know how to pick the galley gear that will help you conserve water?

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Vegetable brush: https://amzn.to/33xnvX6 (Amazon) 

Silicone spatula: https://amzn.to/2H4B7j8 (Amazon) 

Quality flatware without dirt-catching details: https://amzn.to/2MJCA2J (Amazon)

Sponsor: Marmara Imports (http://www.marmaraimports.com). Their hand loomed, fair trade, organic cotton Turkish towels are highly absorbent, dry quickly, fold flat and are soft and luxurious: perfect for life aboard!  Use coupon code Podcast10 for 10% off any order of $40 or more. Marmaraimports.com: more than a towel.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



43. 260ThreeThingsIWishIdKnownSP
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Description:

What's important to know about going cruising? It's got nothing to do with boat size!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Watermaker: www.seatask.com

Sea beans: http://www.seabean.com/what.asp

Weather information: www.fastseas.com

Cockpit sand bucket: https://amzn.to/2MG81Lh (Amazon)

Favorite on-board cookbook: https://amzn.to/2L0I5rD (Amazon)

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



44. More Than One Way To Do Things
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Description:

Arguing over how to do things can bring tension on board. And sometimes there's a good reason to do things the same way. But not always. Figuring out which is which makes life easier. 

This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by ugo wear (https://ugowear.com), ugo is the only waterproof, floating phone case using dry suit zipper technology. Invest in your safety because if you don’t protect you can’t connect! Your phone is fully functional and there’s plenty of room for your keys, cash and cards. To get the only dry bag on the market with ZERO phone fails visit www.ugowear.com and use Promo Code – BG20 for 20% off your order. ugo – Prepare For Adventure.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



45. Plan Inspiration
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Description:

Hear about how we get ideas for cruising plans. Just look out the window and talk!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Hudson River cruising: https://www.offshoreblue.com/cruising/hudson-river.php

Lake Champlain cruising: https://amzn.to/2KILdYZ (Amazon)

St Lawrence Seaway cruising: https://amzn.to/2Hhpk17 (Amazon)

St Pierre and Miquelon: https://www.newfoundlandlabrador.com/trip-ideas/travel-stories/5-really-cool-things-about-saint-pierre-and-miquelon

Van conversions: https://newatlas.com/oasis-toyota-minivan-camper/58540/

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code “GALLEY” for 10% off any Area Rug (limit one per customer).

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



46. Watching the Weather
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Description:

Watching the weather is always important when you live on a boat. Every competent cruiser does it whether they are traveling or staying still.

Sponsor: Marmara Imports (http://www.marmaraimports.com/). Their hand loomed, fair trade, organic cotton Turkish towels are highly absorbent, dry quickly, fold flat and are soft and luxurious: perfect for life aboard!  Use coupon code Podcast10 for 10% off any order of $40 or more. Marmaraimports.com: more than a towel.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



47. FastSeas - an Interview
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Description:

An interview with Jeremy Waters, the creator of FastSeas.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

FastSeas: www.fastseas.com

Garmin InReach: https://amzn.to/2TrzaCg (Amazon)

Chris Parker: https://www.mwxc.com

Windy.com: www.windy.com

GPX file format explained: https://www.topografix.com/gpx_for_users.asp

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

The Boat Galley podcast is sponsored by FastSeas.com. Plan your next passage using FastSeas.com. Whether you are after speed or comfort, FastSeas will find the optimum route to your destination. FastSeas – making weather routing simple. Use coupon code GALLEY2019 for an exclusive 10% discount.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



48. Climbing The Learning Curve
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Description:

When you first start cruising , the learning curve is steep. But over time, you learn what works. It's what makes this life so interesting.

This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by ugo wear, ugo is the only waterproof, floating phone case using dry suit zipper technology. Invest in your safety because if you don’t protect you can’t connect! Your phone is fully functional and there’s plenty of room for your keys, cash and cards. To get the only dry bag on the market with ZERO phone fails visit www.ugowear.com and use Promo Code – BG20 for 20% off your order. ugo – Prepare For Adventure.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



49. Choosing Time
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Description:

A philosophical conversation about the pressures of time on land vs on the water.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Bennington College: https://www.bennington.edu

Map of I-81: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Interstate_81

Interesting article about time: http://www.exactlywhatistime.com/physics-of-time/relativistic-time/

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Use the coupon code “PODCAST” for 50% off samples.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



50. How Long Propane Lasts On Board
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Description:

There’s nothing worse than running out of propane in the middle of a meal. Here are some guidelines to keep it from happening to you.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Gauge Master Propane Gauge https://amzn.to/2XDgkJE (Amazon) 

Sponsor: Shambala Sailing Adventures, offering customized learning charters in Exumas, Bahamas. Sail her like you own her with coaching from Captain Suky Cannon. Contact her at CaptainSuky@gmail.com; mention this podcast for 10% off.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



51. Pressure Cooker Trials
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Description:

Two pressure cookers, two fails. Is a pressure cooker critical for life aboard?

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Fagor pressure cooker: https://amzn.to/2Suryyf (Amazon)

Presto pressure cooker: https://amzn.to/2Y5J5hr (Amazon)

Instant Pot: https://amzn.to/2JRHkzu (Amazon)

The Boat Galley Cookbook: https://amzn.to/2y4czSh (Amazon)

Pressure cooker cookbook: https://amzn.to/2Ob2yxI (Amazon) 

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Marmara Imports (http://www.marmaraimports.com/). Their hand loomed, fair trade, organic cotton Turkish towels are highly absorbent, dry quickly, fold flat and are soft and luxurious: perfect for life aboard!  Use coupon code Podcast10 for 10% off any order of $40 or more. Marmaraimports.com: more than a towel.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



52. Buying Provisions Without a Car
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Description:

Here are a few ideas for getting provisions back to your boat without a car. It doesn’t have to be difficult.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

AO Soft Cooler - https://amzn.to/2XzeARv (Amazon) 

Heavy Duty Canvas Tote - https://amzn.to/2MNa80y (Amazon) 

Collapsible Utility Wagon - https://amzn.to/2K9okz (Amazon) 

Heavy Duty Collapsible Wagon - https://amzn.to/2XHMuUA (Amazon) 

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Use the coupon code “PODCAST” for 50% off samples.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

       



53. Save Water: Use a Cup!
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Description:

A practical, actionable way to remember to turn off the faucet when brushing your teeth. No timing required!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Foot pump: https://amzn.to/2XUjWLH (Amazon)

Cups for the galley: https://amzn.to/2JUXmZc (Amazon)

Stats on water usage: https://www.mdx.ac.uk/news/2014/05/1-in-3-leave-the-tap-running-while-brushing-wasting-24-litres-of-water-a-day-finds-new-poll  

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by ugo wear. ugo is the only waterproof, floating phone case using dry suit zipper technology. Invest in your safety because if you don’t protect you can’t connect! Your phone is fully functional and there’s plenty of room for your keys, cash and cards. To get the only dry bag on the market with ZERO phone fails visit www.ugowear.com and use Promo Code - BG20 for 20% off your order. ugo - Prepare For Adventure.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



54. Women's Advice for Cruisers
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Description:

Blue Water Women offers the advice cruisers need—from women who have been there.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Blue Water Women - https://amzn.to/2MJjbQ6 (Amazon)

Sponsor: Marmara Imports (http://www.marmaraimports.com/). Their hand loomed, fair trade, organic cotton Turkish towels are highly absorbent, dry quickly, fold flat and are soft and luxurious: perfect for life aboard!  Use coupon code Podcast10 for 10% off any order of $40 or more. Marmaraimports.com: more than a towel.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



55. Making Project Lists
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Description:

Hear about 3 tactics when creating your boat project list - it's all about the perspective you have!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

windlass: https://amzn.to/2lMnxcn (Amazon)

12 volt fans for cabin: https://amzn.to/2khCym7 (Amazon)

interior lighting: https://amzn.to/2lMqv0v (Amazon)

list app: https://evernote.com

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

The Boat Galley podcast is sponsored by FastSeas.com. Plan your next passage using FastSeas.com. Whether you are after speed or comfort, FastSeas will find the optimum route to your destination. FastSeas – making weather routing simple. Use coupon code GALLEY2019 for an exclusive 10% discount.



56. Aqua Map for Navigation
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Description:

I’ve heard great things about Aqua Map. And we recently figured out why it would be best for our Bahamas cruise.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Aqua Map on the Apple App Store - https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/aqua-map-marine-boating-gps/id919552329?ls=1&mt=8 

Aqua Map on Google Play - https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.gec.MarineApp.WorldViewerLite 

 

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



57. Getting Cruising Food Just Right
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Description:

Learn 5 reasons it's tough to provision for a limited-duration cruise, and 6 tricks to making it all work out right.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Medicine box for spices: https://amzn.to/2JeKeiI (Amazon)

Small reusable bags: https://amzn.to/2XMFKbe (Amazon)

Fabulous mail-order spice company: www.penzeys.com

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Use the coupon code “PODCAST” for 50% off samples.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



58. Spotless Stainless—It Works!
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Description:

I tried Spotless Stainless on my boat. It worked as well as promised. And it didn’t take lots of rubbing.  

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Spotless Stainless - https://amzn.to/2K4AjOq (Amazon) 

Aquabot - https://amzn.to/2K2KNhh (Amazon) 

Sponsor: Marmara Imports (http://www.marmaraimports.com/). Their hand loomed, fair trade, organic cotton Turkish towels are highly absorbent, dry quickly, fold flat and are soft and luxurious: perfect for life aboard!  Use coupon code Podcast10 for 10% off any order of $40 or more. Marmaraimports.com: more than a towel.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



59. Cruising Through Memories
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Description:

Three islands, three sets of memories. What helps any experience stand out?

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Fort Jefferson and the Dry Tortugas: https://www.nps.gov/drto/index.htm

St Lucia and the Pitons: https://whc.unesco.org/en/list/1161

Gentleman's Guide to Passages South: https://amzn.to/2X7SWrG (Amazon)

Explorer charts to the Bahamas: https://amzn.to/2xg8rOI (Amazon)

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Shambala Sailing Adventures (https://www.shambalasailingadventures.com/), offering customized learning charters in Exumas, Bahamas. Sail her like you own her with coaching from Captain Suky Cannon. Contact her at CaptainSuky@gmail.com; mention this podcast for 10% off.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



60. From Ablative to Hard Bottom Paint
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Description:

After over four years, we found ablative paint wasn’t keeping our boat’s bottom clean. So we switched to hard. Here’s how.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Pettit Tie Coat - https://fave.co/2MxOjCg (Affiliate) 

Trinidad SR - https://fave.co/2K6d9qD (Affiliate) 

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



61. Mocking Up New Spaces
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Description:

Learn steps to easily template for new bulkheads or furniture on the boat. Did you ever think that hot glue would be useful aboard?

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

This Old Boat book: https://amzn.to/2Y1OF5u (Amazon)

Hot glue gun: https://amzn.to/2XqBNbP (Amazon)

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: SeaTech Systems (http://www.sea-tech.com/), offering cruiser-tested solutions for weather, navigation, and communications. Sea-Tech’s solutions include satellite internet, wifi, cellular, and SSB. What’s more, Sea-Tech offers DIY electronics consulting with custom wiring diagrams and professional advice for your electronics DIY installation and integration projects. As a bonus, The Boat Galley Podcast listeners get free shipping from Sea-Tech with the code GALLEY2019 at checkout.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



62. Keep In Touch Without Cell Service
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Description:

Ahhh, technology! You can keep in touch with family and friends when you’re out of range of cell towers. And it’s easy and inexpensive.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

InReach SE+ - https://amzn.to/3040l99 (Amazon) 

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Use the coupon code “PODCAST” for 50% off samples.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 

 



63. The Big Stock Up
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Description:

Learn 3 reasons why that initial provisioning run can be so daunting - and what to do about it!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Cruisers University provisioning course: https://www.annapolisboatshows.com/cruisers-university-2/classes/#Provisioning

Nica's online store with courses: https://fit2sail.vipmembervault.com/teaser

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Marmara Imports (http://www.marmaraimports.com/). Their hand loomed, fair trade, organic cotton Turkish towels are highly absorbent, dry quickly, fold flat and are soft and luxurious: perfect for life aboard!  Use coupon code Podcast10 for 10% off any order of $40 or more. Marmaraimports.com: more than a towel.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



64. Storing Meat on a Boat
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Description:

Learn the best ways to keep meat on your boat. With a few tricks, you can eat well. And stay safe. 

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Polar Bear Cooler - https://amzn.to/2YbTtov (Amazon)

Sponsor: SeaTech Systems (https://sea-tech.com/), offering cruiser-tested solutions for weather, navigation, and communications. Sea-Tech’s solutions include satellite internet, wifi, cellular, and SSB. What’s more, Sea-Tech offers DIY electronics consulting with custom wiring diagrams and professional advice for your electronics DIY installation and integration projects. As a bonus, The Boat Galley Podcast listeners get free shipping from Sea-Tech with the code GALLEY2019 at checkout.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



65. Collecting Things
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Description:

We all like to pick things up while we cruise. How do we choose what we collect?

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Seabeans: www.seabean.com/what.asp

Osprey: www.wendymitmanclarke.com

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!



66. Stop and Look Again
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Description:

A maintenance job on our catamaran left us feeling stupid. Here’s what we should have done. And what you can do to avoid the same problem on your next boat job.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

PB Blaster: https://amzn.to/2H0kJ29 (Amazon)

Sponsor: Marmara Imports (http://www.marmaraimports.com/). Their hand loomed, fair trade, organic cotton Turkish towels are highly absorbent, dry quickly, fold flat and are soft and luxurious: perfect for life aboard! Use coupon code Podcast10 for 10% off any order of $40 or more. Marmaraimports.com: more than a towel.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



67. How to Stay on Budget
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Description:

Budgeting is more than keeping track of your spending. It's planning - and sticking to it!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

YouNeedABudget: https://ynab.com/referral/?ref=J7BQUQe_DlyzF62Z&utm_source=customer_referral

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



68. Keep Your Boat Drains Flowing
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Description:
Ugh! A clogged drain. It's a big annoyance on board. Here’s how to clear your boat drain without toxic chemicals.
 
Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):
 
Super Digest-It: https://amzn.to/2LmwxkF (Amazon)
 
Marine Digest-It: https://amzn.to/2JjPkuq (Amazon)
 
Zip-It: https://amzn.to/2H2Pxka (Amazon)
 
Sponsor: Shambala Sailing Adventures (https://www.shambalasailingadventures.com/), offering customized learning charters in Exumas, Bahamas. Sail her like you own her with coaching from Captain Suky Cannon. Contact her at CaptainSuky@gmail.com; mention this podcast for 10% off.
 
Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig
 

 



69. Conscious Consumerism
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Description:

Learning how to resist the siren call of "buy now and buy often" is key to keeping life afloat simple. There are questions to ask to help you stay simple!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Patagonia puff jacket: https://amzn.to/2WiB9h6 (Amazon)

Sailing Totem: www.sailingtotem.com

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Use the coupon code “PODCAST” for 50% off samples.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



70. Hauling Out Your Boat
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Description:
A lot of things can go wrong when you put your boat on the hard—from the annoying to the disastrous. Here’s what you need to know.
 
Sponsor: SeaTech Systems (https://sea-tech.com/), offering cruiser-tested solutions for weather, navigation, and communications. Sea-Tech’s solutions include satellite internet, wifi, cellular, and SSB. What’s more, Sea-Tech offers DIY electronics consulting with custom wiring diagrams and professional advice for your electronics DIY installation and integration projects. As a bonus, The Boat Galley Podcast listeners get free shipping from Sea-Tech with the code GALLEY2019 at checkout.
 

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 
 
 
 
 

 



71. Three Tips for Making Friends Afloat
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Description:

Learn 3 tricks to making friends while cruising. There's no technology involved!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

VHF radio: https://amzn.to/2VIIeXR (Amazon)

Pole spear for Bahamas fishing: https://amzn.to/2YBaBnP (Amazon)

Filet knife: https://amzn.to/2YxtA2A (Amazon)

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Marmara Imports (http://www.marmaraimports.com/). Their hand loomed, fair trade, organic cotton Turkish towels are highly absorbent, dry quickly, fold flat and are soft and luxurious: perfect for life aboard!  Use coupon code Podcast10 for 10% off any order of $40 or more. Marmaraimports.com: more than a towel.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



72. Making Recipe Substitutions
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Description:
You know just what you want to cook. But do you have all the
ingredients? Here's how to make smart substitutions.
 
Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):
 
The Boat Galley Cookbook -https://amzn.to/2VCUBnh (Amazon)
 

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 
 
 


73. Cruising Communications Systems
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Description:

Devon and Rich, from Sea-Tech Systems, share their story and tips about systems and business aboard!

Links:

Sea-Tech Systems: www.sea-tech.com

Email Devon or Rich: sales@sea-tech.com

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: SeaTech Systems (https://sea-tech.com/), offering cruiser-tested solutions for weather, navigation, and communications. Sea-Tech’s solutions include satellite internet, wifi, cellular, and SSB. What’s more, Sea-Tech offers DIY electronics consulting with custom wiring diagrams and professional advice for your electronics DIY installation and integration projects. As a bonus, The Boat Galley Podcast listeners get free shipping from Sea-Tech with the code GALLEY2019 at checkout.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



74. Stop Losing Your Stuff
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Description:
Don’t worry when your boat gear goes missing. One helpful tip makes it more likely you’ll find it again. Here's the low tech way to do it.
 

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Fade resistant markers: https://amzn.to/2Y3go5p (Amazon)
 

The Boat Galley podcast is sponsored by FastSeas.com. Plan your next passage using FastSeas.com. Whether you are after speed or comfort, FastSeas will find the optimum route to your destination. FastSeas – making weather routing simple. Use coupon code GALLEY2019 for an exclusive 10% discount.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



75. Addressing My Big Cruising Fear
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Description:

Learn what Nica's scared of - and what she's doing about it. Don't pretend it's not real!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Garmin InReach: https://amzn.to/2VcoW84 (Amazon)

VHF radio: https://amzn.to/30c0vLN (Amazon)

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com (http://www.seataskgroup.com/) to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



76. Store Less In The Fridge
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Description:
I have a few tricks to help you eat well underway without taking up too much room in your fridge. They’re even better if you don’t have a refrigerator at all.
 
Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):
 
Ova-Easy Egg Crystals - https://amzn.to/2VDx7yr (Amazon)
Media Crema - https://amzn.to/2DJceYs (Amazon)
"Good" Powdered Milk - https://amzn.to/2LfSeTF (Amazon)
 

Sponsor: Marmara Imports (http://www.marmaraimports.com/). Their hand loomed, fair trade, organic cotton Turkish towels are highly absorbent, dry quickly, fold flat and are soft and luxurious: perfect for life aboard!  Use coupon code Podcast10 for 10% off any order of $40 or more. Marmaraimports.com: more than a towel.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



77. The Magic of Making Bread
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Description:

Take flour, water, yeast, and salt and POOF. Edible yumminess. Why does this matter when you're cruising? Confidence, that's why!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

 

A great bread book that's not scary: https://amzn.to/2VmNX4s

Yeast: https://amzn.to/2VeHmJx

Bread pans: https://amzn.to/2IzRQgE

My bread video site: https://fit2sail.vipmembervault.com/teaser/units/view/35

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Shambala Sailing Adventures (https://www.shambalasailingadventures.com/), offering customized learning charters in Exumas, Bahamas. Sail her like you own her with coaching from Captain Suky Cannon. Contact her at CaptainSuky@gmail.com; mention this podcast for 10% off.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



78. Crossing the Gulf Stream
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Description:

If you don't prepare yourself, you could find yourself going far out of your way. Or not landing where you expect. Here's how to plan your Gulf Stream crossing for the best results. 

Links:

Gulf Stream Location, Speed and Counter-Currents https://theboatgalley.com/gulf-stream-location-speed-counter-currents/ 

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Use the coupon code “PODCAST” for 50% off samples.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 

 

 



79. House Selling Decision
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Description:

After you decide to go cruising, you get to figure out what to do with the house. There are some simple questions to help you with that call!

Links:

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor:  Infinity, the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Use the coupon code “PODCAST” for 50% off samples.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



80. Watermakers
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Description:

Learn why so many cruisers love watermakers and what's important to consider if you're about to buy one. Listen in as Carolyn Shearlock talks to Rainman Watermakers.

Links:

SeaTask Group (US dealer for Rainman): https://www.seataskgroup.com/orderasystem.html?id340=300

Rainman Desal (manufacturer, in Australia): https://www.rainmandesal.com/

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



81. 4 Steps to DIY Mastery
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Description:

The story behind my most recent DIY foray - and why I think you can do it too!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Electric screwdriver/drill: https://amzn.to/2VH0XPh (Amazon)

Jigsaw: https://amzn.to/2Iq9Nxa (Amazon)

 Flooring nailer: https://amzn.to/2IgcphY (Amazon)

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: SeaTech Systems, offering cruiser-tested solutions for weather, navigation, and communications. Sea-Tech’s solutions include satellite internet, wifi, cellular, and SSB. What’s more, Sea-Tech offers DIY electronics consulting with custom wiring diagrams and professional advice for your electronics DIY installation and integration projects. As a bonus, The Boat Galley Podcast listeners get free shipping from Sea-Tech with the code GALLEY2019 at checkout.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



82. What's Your Fuel Range
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Description:

Your fuel range seems simple to calculate, but as Carolyn Shearlock describes, it's not as straightforward as it seems.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Mr. Funnel: http://amzn.to/1LyMQz6 (Amazon)

Jabsco Drill Pump: http://amzn.to/1ZR4mZ612v (Amazon)

Diesel Transfer Pump: http://amzn.to/1Geu8A8 (Amazon)

Sponsor: Marmara Imports. Their hand loomed, fair trade, organic cotton Turkish towels are highly absorbent, dry quickly, fold flat and are soft and luxurious: perfect for life aboard!  Use coupon code Podcast10 for 10% off any order of $40 or more. Marmaraimports.com: more than a towel.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



83. How To Decide About A Watermaker
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Description:

Understand 4 key points to ponder when deciding on whether or not you need a watermaker on board. Hint: it depends!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

 

Rigid jerry cans: https://amzn.to/2GaMYME (Amazon)

Collapsible jerry cans: https://amzn.to/2UqXnfG (Amazon)

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



84. Internet in the Bahama
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Description:

Six ways to get internet when cruising the Bahamas. The pros and cons of each.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

MrSimCard: https://www.mrsimcard.com/caribbean/s-batelco.html

Aliv: https://www.bealiv.com/

MyIslandWifi: https://myislandwifi.com/

Sponsor: Shambala Sailing Adventures (https://www.shambalasailingadventures.com/), offering customized learning charters in Exumas, Bahamas. Sail her like you own her with coaching from Captain Suky Cannon. Contact her at CaptainSuky@gmail.com; mention this podcast for 10% off.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



85. Edible Memories
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Description:

Three recipes, tried and tested on board Calypso - and the stories behind them.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Saucepan: https://amzn.to/2HVVSj8 (Amazon)

Pretty bowl: https://amzn.to/2VhipK4 (Amazon)

Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com

Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Marmara Imports. Their hand loomed, fair trade, organic cotton Turkish towels are highly absorbent, dry quickly, fold flat and are soft and luxurious: perfect for life aboard!  Use coupon code Podcast10 for 10% off any order of $40 or more. Marmaraimports.com: more than a towel.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



86. How to Store Food on a Boat
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Description:

Learn 9 things to always do to prevent a bug infestation on your boat.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Advion cockroach bait: https://amzn.to/2Tt5GT2 (Amazon)

Advion ant traps: https://amzn.to/2Ub418V (Amazon)

Sponsor: SeaTech Systems (https://sea-tech.com/), offering cruiser-tested solutions for weather, navigation, and communications. Sea-Tech’s solutions include satellite internet, wifi, cellular, and SSB. What’s more, Sea-Tech offers DIY electronics consulting with custom wiring diagrams and professional advice for your electronics DIY installation and integration projects. As a bonus, The Boat Galley Podcast listeners get free shipping from Sea-Tech with the code GALLEY2019 at checkout.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 



87. On Board Workout Basics
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Description:

Working out on board without equipment? How do I even start!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Loop resistance bands: https://amzn.to/2uuOLoV (Amazon)

Tube resistance bands: https://amzn.to/2TxJHKJ (Amazon)

Ribbon-like resistance bands: https://amzn.to/2U7C7uD (Amazon)

TRX system: https://amzn.to/2OsKlrL (Amazon)

Yoga mat: https://amzn.to/2HFn2dT (Amazon)

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Use the coupon code “PODCAST” for 50% off samples.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



88. Making and Keeping Friends
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Description:

It can be hard to leave friends behind to go cruising. How do you stay in touch with them and how do you make new friends? It's not as hard as you think.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

How to Talk to Anyone (Amazon): https://amzn.to/2F9H8uj

Facebook Groups:

• Women Who Sail (and numerous regional and topical subgroups) Women only; very supportive and no such thing as a stupid question. https://www.facebook.com/groups/WomenWhoSail/

• Sailing and Cruising (and numerous subgroups) https://www.facebook.com/groups/SailorsandCruisers/

• Liveaboard Sailboat https://www.facebook.com/groups/111039125633053/

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 

 



89. Cut It Short or Grow It Long
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Description:

Small decisions take on big significance on a boat. Here are pros for long hair - and short!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Clipper set for cutting your own hair: https://amzn.to/2FaF9Wp (Amazon)

Hair cutting kit (no electricity required): https://amzn.to/2CvdqhN (Amazon)

Dr Bronners Soap/Shampoo (environmentally friendly): https://amzn.to/2T8FSLI (Amazon)

Lush Shampoo bars: https://www.lushusa.com/hair/shampoo-bars/

The Boat Galley podcast is sponsored by FastSeas.com. Plan your next passage using FastSeas.com. Whether you are after speed or comfort, FastSeas will find the optimum route to your destination. FastSeas - making weather routing simple. Use coupon code GALLEY2018 for an exclusive 10% discount.


Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



90. Cruising in Summer Heat
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Description:

Summer's hot in the Florida Keys but the water is gorgeous. Would you like it?

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Engel Refrigerator/Freezer: https://amzn.to/2N2dWHL (Amazon)

Reflectix: https://amzn.to/2TIQx0N (Amazon)

Endless Breeze 12v Box Fan: https://amzn.to/2F9KwFp (Amazon)

Caframo 12v Fan: https://amzn.to/2u2zBqM (Amazon)

4-way wind scoop: https://www.cruisingsolutions.com/collections/comfort-convenience/products/breeze-bandit  (Cruising Solutions)

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Use the coupon code “PODCAST” for 50% off samples.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 

 



91. The Expenses of a Clean Hull
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Description:

Routine maintenance aboard a cruising boat includes taking care of the bottom. How expensive is it?

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Hookah system: https://amzn.to/2XUp5j3 (Amazon)

Scuba tank: https://amzn.to/2O3xdZU (Amazon)

Bottom paint: https://amzn.to/2TEvYGH (Amazon)

Email for Nica: nica@theboatgalley.com

Email for Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



92. Have a Top-Loading Refrigerator?
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Description:

Learn how to plan and organize your refrigerator.

Sponsor: SeaTech Systems, (https://sea-tech.com/) offering cruiser-tested solutions for weather, navigation, and communications. Sea-Tech’s solutions include satellite internet, wifi, cellular, and SSB. What’s more, Sea-Tech offers DIY electronics consulting with custom wiring diagrams and professional advice for your electronics DIY installation and integration projects. As a bonus, The Boat Galley Podcast listeners get free shipping from Sea-Tech with the code GALLEY2019 at checkout.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



93. Inspiration Strikes
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Description:

All ideas come from somewhere. The cruising plan was sparked somehow for you - and the motivation to keep working needs a boost now and then. How can we help?

Links: (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley podcast earns from qualifying purchases; other links may be affiliate links):

Sailing Totem blog post: https://www.sailingtotem.com/2019/02/cruiser-karma-alive-and-well-in-la-cruz.html

The Road Taken by Michelle Damiani:  https://amzn.to/2ERsXtL (Amazon) 

Email for Nica: nica@theboatgalley.com

Email for Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor: Shambala Sailing Adventures, offering customized learning charters in Exumas, Bahamas. Sail her like you own her with coaching from Captain Suky Cannon. Contact her at CaptainSuky@gmail.com; mention this podcast for 10% off.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig

 

 



94. Can Your Boat Be Maintained?
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Description:

Boat gear is expensive. Make sure you’ll be able to maintain it.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley podcast earns from qualifying purchases; other links may be affiliate links):

Battery watering system: https://amzn.to/2TE9zFv

Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility for Rainman watermakers – visit them at www.seataskgroup.com to learn more!

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



95. Cruiser Gifts
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Description:

Your best friend has just said they're going cruising. This feels like a gift-worthy announcement - what to get?

Links:

9 Great Books for Cruisers (podcast 201): https://theboatgalley.com/best-books-cruisers/

This Old Boat (Don Casey): https://amzn.to/2BT0i5y (Amazon)*

Video websites:

Distant Shores: https://distantshores.ca SV Delos: https://www.patreon.com/svdelos Ran Sailing: https://www.patreon.com/ransailing Sailing Kittiwake: https://www.patreon.com/sailingkittiwake Sailing Soulianis:  https://www.patreon.com/sailingsoulianis Sampson Boat Company: https://www.patreon.com/sampsonboatco

Sport A Seat: https://www.sportaseat.com

Hydroflask: https://amzn.to/2EoeRPc (Amazon)*

Yeti cooler: https://amzn.to/2EEOGoN (Amazon)*

Resuable customizable compact shopping bags: https://www.chicobag.com/category-reusable-shopping-bags-17

Cruisers University: https://www.annapolisboatshows.com/cruisers-university-2/

Email for Nica: nica@theboatgalley.com

Email for Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

*As an Amazon affiliate, The Boat Galley earns on qualifying purchases.

Sponsor:  Infinity, the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Use the coupon code “PODCAST” for 50% off samples. 


96. How Long from A to B?
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Description:

Learn why it's difficult to know how long a trip will take. Example of why to never have a deadline.

Sponsor: SeaTech Systems (https://sea-tech.com/), offering cruiser-tested solutions for weather, navigation, and communications. Sea-Tech’s solutions include satellite internet, wifi, cellular, and SSB. What’s more, Sea-Tech offers DIY electronics consulting with custom wiring diagrams and professional advice for your electronics DIY installation and integration projects. As a bonus, The Boat Galley Podcast listeners get free shipping from Sea-Tech with the code GALLEY2019 at checkout.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



97. What To Do With My Stuff?
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Description:

One of the biggest decisions (after you decide to go cruising!) is what to do with your stuff. The cost factor isn't that simple!

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Blog post on selling the house: https://www.fit2sail.com/countdown-to-cruising/sellornotsell

Downsizing course: https://savingtosail.teachable.com/p/downsizing-for-a-life-afloat/?affcode=94569_1_9xc4rc

Email for Nica: nica@theboatgalley.com

Email for Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com

Sponsor:  Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/, the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Use the coupon code “PODCAST” for 50% off samples.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



98. Bilge Alarms
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Description:

Learn why a bilge alarm is necessary and the types of alarms available. Choose the right one for your boat.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

12 volt 85 decibel alarm - https://amzn.to/2MBpm5m (Amazon)

9-volt battery water alarm - https://amzn.to/2Mwt3sS (Amazon)

Wi-Fi Water Level Sensor with buzzer and email/text alerts - https://amzn.to/2FY8pAF (Amazon)

Sponsor: SeaTech Systems (https://sea-tech.com/), offering cruiser-tested solutions for weather, navigation, and communications. Sea-Tech’s solutions include satellite internet, wifi, cellular, and SSB. What’s more, Sea-Tech offers DIY electronics consulting with custom wiring diagrams and professional advice for your electronics DIY installation and integration projects. As a bonus, The Boat Galley Podcast listeners get free shipping from Sea-Tech with the code GALLEY2019 at checkout.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



99. When Are You Ready To Leave?
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Description:

A question everyone wants to ask is "when are you leaving?" This can be hard to answer - but here are some practial tips to consider.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo - https://amzn.to/2GIUEGe (Amazon)

This Old Boat by Don Casey - https://amzn.to/2GF6b9B (Amazon)

Best Books for Soon-To-Be Cruisers - https://theboatgalley.com/best-books-cruisers/

Sponsor: Quahog Bay Bedding (https://www.quahogbaybedding.com/), offering custom bedding for your boat-shaped mattress. Make making the bed on board easy and fast with cinchfit bedding, coordinated with blankets and toppers. Sleeping on board has never been more comfy - or as easy! Visit quahogbaybedding.com and use coupon code PODCAST for free shipping through July 2019

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig



100. Lithium Batteries
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Description:

Learn the advantages of lithium batteries on a boat and how to decide if they are worth the cost.

Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links):

Sea Tek Marine - Alex Miller https://seatekmarine.com/

Sponsor: Shambala Sailing Adventures (https://www.shambalasailingadventures.com/), offering customized learning charters in Exumas, Bahamas. Sail her like you own her with coaching from Captain Suky Cannon. Contact her at CaptainSuky@gmail.com; mention this podcast for 10% off.

Music: “Slow Down” by Yvette Craig