Yachtie Life

The Yachtie Life | Med Season

By: The Long Island Mermaid Melissa McMahon The Yachtie Life Conversations with people on land that don’t really know about the yachting industry are always interesting. The best part of them is explaining where you have been or where you are going next. As yachties, we become so nonchalant when we explain it “Yeah, we are crossing […]

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6 Cocktails for 2018

With New Years Eve upon us many are preparing for the special festivities which will ensue. Whether you are whipping up cocktails on board or throwing a shindig at your house – here are a few trendy libations & classic cocktails that will be sure to impress your guests and help you ring 2018 in […]

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On Board with Fitness

Written by Juliet of S/V Tarka The life of a cruiser is amazing. Actually after living in a small downtown apartment, a tiny cabin in the woods, the back of a pickup truck road tripping the U.S, and finally a small sailboat in the Caribbean; the sailboat life was my favorite. The amazing views, the […]

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Swear Like a Sailor

Written by: Jon of S/V Tarka Before we were cruisers and had the responsibility of boat ownership, I often pondered the origin of the phrase, “to swear like a sailor.”  Prior to having first-hand experience with the perils of the sea, I assumed sailors had a reputation to swear merely because they were a crass, […]

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