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Forum: The Sailor's Confessional 07-08-2015, 07:04
Replies: 140
Views: 46,912
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: Well, key west is a dump...moving on

YiKeS! ... "low quality cheap bars". Yes. They can be found off the beaten path. (Duval St.) Dang, I sure as heck don't miss that scene.:nonono:

Cruising aboard S/V Blondie-Dog: An Uneasy Moment...
Forum: The Sailor's Confessional 06-06-2015, 21:48
Replies: 191
Views: 40,664
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: Sailing or Cheating/Motorsailing?

If it don't blow... I don't go. Ain't nothing worse than the loud, obtrusive sound of a motor.
Forum: Liveaboard's Forum 09-05-2015, 15:19
Replies: 11
Views: 2,554
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: family friendly marina hour or less away from MacDill in Tampa

Check out Marina Jack in Sarasota... plenty of nearby green space.
Forum: General Sailing Forum 18-04-2015, 08:01
Replies: 15
Views: 2,135
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: Florida Tour.... suggestions?

I like Sarasota as well and that would be my choice.
Forum: The Sailor's Confessional 29-03-2015, 06:41
Replies: 140
Views: 46,912
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: Well, key west is a dump...moving on

Yippers! Key West truly is the end of the road for a good many folks.

Cruising aboard S/V Blondie-Dog: Signs, Signs, Everywhere You Look in Key West there are Signs......
Forum: Liveaboard's Forum 29-09-2014, 10:10
Replies: 6
Views: 2,217
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Woo-Hoo!! I done sold my boat!

Yippers! I now be a most happy camper cuz' I now finally done solds' my boat! And although she be a fine boat, she be but a boat nonetheless. And like my lady-friend often done tolds' me, "If it...
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 21-10-2013, 15:07
Replies: 10
Views: 1,094
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: I Gots' Me a Question abouts' Me Fully Depreciated Car...

I ain't all that computer savvy either...
Forum: Engines and Propulsion Systems 21-10-2013, 14:55
Replies: 10
Views: 1,094
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
I Gots' Me a Question abouts' Me Fully Depreciated Car...

YiKeS!! I went to fill up my gas tank and saw this. What the heck happened? Btw... I ain't all that mechanically inclined insofar as my outboard motor is concerned either. :confused:...
Forum: The Sailor's Confessional 12-10-2013, 15:59
Replies: 567
Views: 200,686
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: Attempted Trip to Bermuda

Oh goodness... I must be the only cynic still subcribed to this thread for whatever compelling reason. Sorry but I ain't buying this story and I'll repeat what I previously posted on this thread.
...
Forum: Deck hardware: Rigging, Sails & Hoisting 09-10-2013, 19:25
Replies: 6
Views: 1,422
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
U-Bolts Alongside the Companionway...

What is the purpose of the U-Bolts shown fastened alongside of the companionway? Thanks.

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Forum: Off Topic Forum 19-09-2013, 12:16
Replies: 1
Views: 1,734
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
pirate Pick-Up Lines for "Talk Like a Pirate Day"...

Jest' in case any of ya'll 'feller barstool sailors already done forgots', I'll has ya' knows 'dat today is International Talk Like a Pirate Day and here be a few pick-up lines 'dat I done...
Forum: Classifieds Archive 09-09-2013, 13:48
Replies: 0
For Sale: 28ft Intrepid
Views: 982
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
28ft Intrepid

S/V Blondie-Dog is offered at the gentle low price of only $5.8 k. She's a solid boat and sails like a charm. PM me and I'll be happy to furnish a link to my picasa photo album containing multiple...
Forum: General Sailing Forum 29-08-2013, 19:54
Replies: 1
Views: 920
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: Information about Veradero boatyard in PR

Try calling these folks.

GPS Coordinates:
18.079552,-65.796958

Marina Name:
Palmas del Mar Yacht Club

Contact Name:
All staff members will be happy to assist you!
Forum: General Sailing Forum 27-08-2013, 21:03
Replies: 0
Views: 1,013
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
An Unsavory Incident in the Lesser Antilles from back in the day.

Would any old timers out there happen to recall the final outcome of a crime investigation that made national news sometime in the mid-nineties? It involved an heiress to a massive fortune who was...
Forum: Liveaboard's Forum 14-08-2013, 04:59
Replies: 20
Views: 8,453
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: Live Aboard - Dominican Republic?

I gotta' say... I was rather favorably impressed with what little I saw of the D.R. as a retirement destination. Folks were polite and respectful and the place was affordable in contrast to Costa...
Forum: Liveaboard's Forum 07-08-2013, 08:49
Replies: 243
Views: 35,610
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: What Does the Name of Your Boat Say About You?

Too funny... I like it. :thumb:
Forum: Families, Kids and Pets Afloat 05-08-2013, 12:26
Replies: 333
Views: 124,196
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: Sex Afloat . . . Give it to Me !

Yikes! I can see how my posting got misconstrued. And nope, that ain't where I was going with my comment. What I was attempting to imply was that there are a good number of "cougars" residing in...
Forum: Provisioning: Food & Drink 16-07-2013, 09:27
Replies: 60
Views: 14,540
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: Wanted - Your Favorite Recipe

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Food Wishes Video Recipes: Spaghetti with Red Clam Sauce - One of my "Go To" Favorites...
Forum: Our Community 09-07-2013, 20:39
Replies: 19
Views: 1,957
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: Any Last Minute Advise For Getting Ready For TS Chantal?

Nice... I spent quite a few evenings sippin' on heinekens and shooting pool at the clubhouse many mango seasons ago. Fun times. :)
Forum: Our Community 09-07-2013, 20:21
Replies: 19
Views: 1,957
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: Any Last Minute Advise For Getting Ready For TS Chantal?

I wouldn't be overly concerned about 31 knots. I've seen worse.:whistling:
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Forum: Liveaboard's Forum 07-07-2013, 22:27
Replies: 57
Views: 10,695
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: Buy a house or liveaboard ???

"Youth is wasted on the young", to quote my lady-friend... When I was 22, buying a house let alone a boat wasn't even on my radar screen. Nevertheless if I were in your shoes and "adventure" were...
Forum: Liveaboard's Forum 19-06-2013, 00:01
Replies: 18
Views: 2,421
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: For the Sympathetic Among You: Many Questions from a Passionate Young Landlubber

Sounds to me that you're bored silly somewhere in the hinterlands of Canada and wish to see the world and that's okay. Nevertheless I think it is a little bit misguided to think that cruising will...
Forum: Liveaboard's Forum 14-06-2013, 22:30
Replies: 243
Views: 35,610
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: What Does the Name of Your Boat Say About You?

Blondie-Dog, named after my blonde labrador poochie dog who in turn was named after Blondie in the Dagwood comic strip... (blonde & ditzsy). woof!
Forum: Our Community 07-04-2013, 14:29
Replies: 54
Views: 5,272
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: CF Member has Suffered Great Loss

It was once explained to me by a fellow bar patron late one evening, that marriage is like magic and that once we learn to embrace the concept of marriage to its fullest extent, then we are sure to...
Forum: General Sailing Forum 31-03-2013, 05:36
Replies: 72
Views: 6,499
Posted By S/V Blondie-Dog
Re: What island is your favorite...

Ah yes... the incessant controversial bombing. Funny enough, I among a few of college friends from back in the day camped out one spring break at what can perhaps be called "ground zero".

This...
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