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Old 24-07-2011, 06:17   #1
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First Steps

Hello All,

I've just finished reading "The Walkabouts, A Family at Sea" by Mike Saunders c 1975, and it has breathed new life into a long held dream of taking my family on an extended adventure at sea. With a five year old and five month old, no boat, and only one member of the family with any open ocean sailing experience (me), we have a long way to go before that dream becomes a reality. I'm hoping to find encouragement, and hard earned knowledge on this forum as I begin to figure out a course that will help us arrive at the destination of our departure from dry land.


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Old 24-07-2011, 07:41   #2
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Aloha and welcome aboard!
Good to have you here on the forum.
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Old 26-07-2011, 19:37   #5
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Welcome John!

Everyone has to start some where and as the saying goes, "A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step."

Good Luck!
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