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January 2016

Bird of Paradise

Tarp befor Trip

Tarp half blown away

Border Rest Stop

Steamboat Bills

Steamboat Bills

Jasper Walk

Jasper Walk

La Carreta Taqueria, Texas

South Padre Island

Pirates Landing South Padre Island

Port Isabel Marina office

Port Isabel Marina office

Dock

Corpus Christi Marina

Corpus Christi Marina

Shrimpboat Manny's

Inside Manny's

Inside Shrimpboat Manny's

Dallas Traffic

Texas Rest Stop

Sushi at a restaurant in Tallahassee

Our Salon

Ye Articles of Ye Gentlemen of Fortune

My Political Cartoon

February 2016

Our Street at Turkey Creek

Winter in Florida

On Deck

Dawn Treader at Rest

Our Neighbor

Looking Upriver

Shore Parking

Sunset View

Our Volkswagen

Volkswagen Camper

Going to Rum Bay

Palm Island Resort

Our Room for Dawn's Surgery

Doug Explaining his Solar Trailor

March 2016

Turkey Creek Yacht Club Picnic

Turkey Creek Yacht Club

Turkey Creek Yacht Club

Party Flag

Mike and Fiona

Our 10 foot dinghy

Captain JP JC Cruises River Boat

Wood Refinishing

Refinishing Cockpit Trim

Wood Trim

Cockpit Trim

Begin Portlight Replacement

Old Ports Removed

New Ports Installed

Close up view New Ports

New Ports Inside

View Through New Port

Kayak Refinishing Started

Dinner from Dawn's Rotisserie

 

April 2016

Comfort Inn

Comfort Inn

Mustang in line for oil change

at Seminole Walmart

Hudson pickup

in Winn Dixie parking lot

Hudson pickup

in Winn Dixie parking lot

Hudson pickup

in Winn Dixie parking lot

O'Maddy's at Gulfport

O'Maddy's at Gulfport

Pier at Gulfport

Nikko's boat

at Gulfport

Boat in Gulfport

Fancy doghouse

at Ft. Myers

Our friend Gertrude

One foggy morning

Kayak after refinishing

Starboard panel

after removing portlight

Wood removed

Wood removed

Protection from the rain

during project :(

New teak panel

New teak panels

New panel with portlight

New portlight with trim

Overview new portlight

Clear view now!

Big help removing 3m 5200 glued in portlights

Outside view of portlights

Looking Good!

Outside view of portlights

May 2016

Madeira Beach

Madeira Beach

Madeira Beach Snack Sho[

Entry to Gulfport Marina

Gulfport Marina

Gulfport Marina

Dawn in store

Dinner at O'maddy's - Gulfport

Beef on Weck at O'Maddy's in Gulfport

Screened hatch cover

Crossbar

Finished crossbar for davits

Davits ready for solar panel

Jack's London Grill - St. Petersburg

Comfort Inn Breakfast

Maria at Comfort Inn

Taste Of India - St. Petersburg

Back on the boat

Book organizer

agggg! the shed

Suite at Clearwater Clarion

Suite at Clearwater Clarion

Suite at Clearwater Clarion

Clearwater Clarion Lounge

Mystic Dunes Resort Timeshare window view

Another pool at Mystic Dunes Resort Timeshare

Mystic Dunes Resort Timeshare (one of the pools)

Mystic Dunes Resort Timeshare Grill and Picnic area

Water volleyball at Mystic Dunes Resort Timeshare

Mystic Dunes Resort Timeshare

Mystic Dunes Resort Timeshare

Dinner in our room (Mystic Dunes Resort )

Jacuzzi in our bedroom

Overview of Mystic Dunes Resort Room

Silly Dawn

Us

 

June 2016

Tayama Thermo Cooker

Thermal cooker

Thermal cooker

New heavy duty Universal sewing machine

Sewing machine and worktable

No leaks

Prototype tarp with shock poles

Removable pole supports

Overview of tarp

Cooking breakfast outdoors

Breakfast view

Painting the decks

Finished deck painting

Overview of deck paint

Bloody Mary time!

 

July 2016

Storm Coming

Our canvas shop

Canvas holders for tarp poles

Screened hatch cover

New airconditioner

Drain from AC

Pork kabobs

Work shed and shower

Screened gazebo

Preparing wood for paint

Preparing wood for paint

Emergency electrical repair

Bad switch

Removing headliner

Headliner removed

Underside of deck exposed

Dawn's Breakfast - Village Inn, Sebring

Charlie's breakfast - Village Inn, Sebring

August 2016

On the boat

Tarp

Tarp support pockets

Preparing to paint the decks

After painting

Decks and cabin painted

Removing the headliner - V-berth

Removing the headliner - V-berth

Removing the headliner - V-berth

Headliner replaced

Headliner replaced leak fixed

New air conditioner

Wood Before

Wood Before

First coat

First coat

Paint complete

Bow

Bow with windlass

Compare before

Bad breaker switch

Dinner break

One of Dawn's spices

New water heater

Installing the water heater

Portable canvas shop

Under deck home for the water heater

Cockpit wood preserved

Step storage for main sheet

View down the river

Scrubbing the hull

Removing masking tape

Coffee break

More clean up

Work shed storage

Screened gazebo

Starboard side all finished

finished from the water side

Timeshare

Timeshare

Timeshare

Timeshare

Timeshare view

Bucket of rum

Joke for this month

September 2016

Before new stripe

After new stripe

at Dock

Wood and deck before

Cockpit before

Deck preperation

Wood before

Filling and epoxy on wood

After wood and cockpit painted

After Painting Wood Deck and Cockpit

Working on wood from dinghy

Workers cleaning up diesel of neighbor's sunken boat

Preparing to raise the boat

Giant pump

Following morning

Florida summer at Punta Gorda restaurant

Dinner at Punta Gorda restaurant

Harvest moon

Driving home on Tamiami

View from the boat

Clarion upgraded suite, Clearwater

Clarion upgraded suite, Clearwater

Clarion upgraded suite, Clearwater

Clarion upgraded suite, Clearwater - view from the balcony

Sand Cranes at 7-11 on the way to Cypress Point Resort

Charlie talking to the Sand Cranes at 7-11 on the way to Cypress Point Resort

Cypress Point Resort, Orlando

Cypress Point Resort, Orlando

Cypress Point Resort, Orlando

Cypress Point Resort, Orlando

Fall display at Homer's Smorgasbord, Sebring

 

October 2016

Starting on the V-berth

Laying out the foam and covers

Mesh for the bottom

Dawn at work

Dawn at work

Sailboat motif

Finished V-berth

Mattress installed

Fitted sheets and pillow covers

Coiled Rod

Upper Chain Locker Lid removed for Cleaning

Starboard Side Prepped for Paint

Painting front deck

Starboard side finished

Starboard side finished

Cockpit painted

Cockpit selfie

Added cockpit trim stripe

Cockpit overview

Overview

Stern overview

Finished view

New battery charger

Fountain at Timeshare

Sign at fountain

Storm sunset

Sunset over the other dock

Stern view of the river

Sunken boat

Morning view from gazebo

We Succeed!!

 

November 2016

Packing to leave Arizona

First rest stop outbound

Parked next to the boat

Endeavour 37 before

Endeavour 37 cockpit before

Cockpit overview

Endeavour 37 Companion Way

This Big!

Endeavour 37 galley

Endeavour 37 guest vanity

Endeavour 37 head

Endeavour before reupholster

New upholstery

Refinished head

Refinished head

Refinished head

Refinished head

Refinished head

Fitted sheets and pillow cover

Dinghy cover

Moved to new slip

View from new slip

View from new slip

View from the stern

Finished View

Portable Generator

2 days vacation

Clearwater Clarion

Veteran's Day Tribute Bay Pines, FL

Veteran's Day Tribute Bay Pines, FL

Veteran's Day Tribute Bay Pines, FL

LED Nav Light

 

December 2016

Entry Before

Entry After

Entry After

Salon Before

Salon After

Before

Salon After

V-Berth Door

Door to Head

Main Salon Table

Main Salon Table

Birthday Dinner

Covering V-Berth foam

V-Berth Mattress

Alligator Sunning

Christmas display at Homer's, Sebring, FL

Boat and Dinghy

Dinghy on the davits

Close up of davits

River trip

River trip

At the Helm

Passing

Glades boatyard

Riverside

Birds on the riverside

Gauges

At the Helm

Sunset on the river

Super Moon

 

 

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