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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.

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.

Location:

United States

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.

Language:

English

Contact:

2177503048


Episodes

Anchoring Dictionary

5/26/2022
Four essential anchoring terms, with definitions. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Mantus Anchors Maxwell 12 Volt Windlass (Amazon) Nica email Carolyn email Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! Today’s episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by MantusMarine.com, maker of the Mantus anchor, now available in models with and without a roll bar. Proven to set...

Duration:00:08:28

Prepping for a Hurricane

5/23/2022
When a hurricane is bearing down, you might feel overwhelmed. But having a list of tasks can help you stay in control. Here’s my checklist to make it even easier! Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Hurricane Prep Editable Checklist Comprehensive Hurricane Prep Course Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! The Boat Galley podcast is sponsored by FastSeas.com. Plan your...

Duration:00:10:23

1 Anchor, 2 Boats

5/19/2022
3 tips for rafting up successfully. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Mantus Anchors Fenders (Amazon) Nica email Carolyn email Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by ugo wear. Ugo has the only waterproof, floating phone and tablet cases using dry suit zipper technology. Invest in your safety because if you...

Duration:00:05:43

Test Your Galley Stainless

5/16/2022
How do you know your flatware will stand up to the salt and moisture on your boat? Here’s a simple tip for testing the quality of your galley stainless. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Keychain Magnet (Amazon) Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! Today’s episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by TeakGuardProducts.com. Looking to refinish your boat’s teak...

Duration:00:06:41

Sandpaper 101

5/12/2022
A critical component of any toolbox, sandpaper has some quirks to be aware of. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): 3M Sandpaper (Amazon) Dura-Gold Sandpaper (Amazon) Orbital Sander (Amazon) Nica email Carolyn email Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! Today’s episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by Lunatec, makers of the hydration spray bottle, odor-free...

Duration:00:08:27

Eleuthera Cruising Tips

5/9/2022
Where can you get supplies? Boat parts? And most of all, beautiful anchorages? Learn the ins and outs of cruising in Eleuthera. 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 Course Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! Today’s episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by Marine Electronics Advisor, a service from Sea-Tech Systems. Get...

Duration:00:14:06

Small is Big Enough

5/5/2022
Painting the boat helps us realize how much we love our little vessel. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Cruising in Seraffyn (Amazon) Nica email Carolyn email Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! Today's episode of the Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by Seaworthy Goods, creator and maker of PortVisor rainshields, which keep rain out and let breeze in. Life is too...

Duration:00:05:51

Tips for Homemade Yogurt!

4/28/2022
Just 2 ingredients and 2 tools - that’s all that’s needed to make your very own yogurt. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Yogurt Starter Packs (Amazon) Wide Mouth Thermos (Amazon) Digital Thermometer (Amazon) The Boat Galley Post on Making Yogurt Nica email Carolyn email Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! Today’s episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored...

Duration:00:09:58

You’re Gonna Stink; Do It Anyway

4/25/2022
When you start cruising, you’re going to do all kinds of new things badly. If you accept that from the beginning, you’ll have a much better time. Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by 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....

Duration:00:08:24

Wax Off, Wax On

4/21/2022
Making sure the new paint will stick to the surface is the goal of prepping it well. Sometimes you have to take even new paint off. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Sandpaper (Amazon) Interlux Perfection Paint (Amazon) Nica email Carolyn email Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! Today’s episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by Marine Electronics...

Duration:00:07:21

Boat Meals in a Hurry

4/18/2022
You can’t just order pizza when you’re hungry and tired but living on the hook. But there are quick and easy meals you can toss together in no time. Here are some ideas to get you thinking. 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 (Amazon) Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by ugo wear. Ugo is the...

Duration:00:04:52

The Myth of Cheap Boats

4/14/2022
The true costs of a project boat shouldn’t be underestimated. Money is one cost. Time is another. Neither should be taken lightly. 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, 2nd Edition (Amazon) Good Old Boat Magazine Nica email Carolyn email Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! Today’s episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by Lunatec, makers of...

Duration:00:07:43

How to Troubleshoot

4/11/2022
When something fails on your boat, what is the best way to troubleshoot the problem? Here’s a method that will help you find the answer, efficiently. Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! Want to sample the live-aboard lifestyle before committing to it? Captain Suky Cannon at Shambala Sailing Adventures has the experience for you! Explore Bahamas paradise while enjoying Captain Suky’s easy-going teaching style. Shambala Sailing. Way more than just a charter. Use coupon code SailParadise...

Duration:00:09:07

The Workhorse of the Galley

4/7/2022
Boat-specific things to think about if you’re redoing the galley and getting a new sink Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Ticor Sinks Undermount Elkay Sink (Amazon) Whale Fynspray Spout Nica email Carolyn email Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! Today’s episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by MantusMarine.com, maker of the Mantus anchor, now...

Duration:00:11:41

Don’t Be Scared of Getting Hurt

4/4/2022
Want to be more adventurous? Then it’s time to stop being scared of getting hurt. Ouchies happen. But they don’t have to ruin the fun. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): 12-Pack Crimson Washcloths (Amazon) Today’s episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by Lunatec, makers of the hydration spray bottle, odor-free dishcloth and self-cleaning washcloth. Lunatec offers...

Duration:00:04:12

Paint Prep Parts

3/31/2022
Different tools for sanding and why we like each one. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Scotch Brite Maroon (320) Pads (Amazon) Scotch Brite Dark Grey (150) Pads (Amazon) Microfiber Rags (Amazon) Nica email Carolyn email Today’s episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by TeakGuardProducts.com. Looking to refinish your boat’s teak with a minimum of mess and...

Duration:00:06:51

Best Hand Mixing Tools

3/28/2022
No, you don’t need mixers and food processors to bake on a boat. Learn about some great hand mixing tools to make baking easier. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): OXO Good Grips Batter Bowl (Amazon) OXO Good Grips 3-Piece Mixing Bowl Set (Amazon) Stainless Steel Mixing Spoon (Amazon) OXO Good Grips 11-Inch Balloon Whisk (Amazon) OXO Good Grips 9-Inch Balloon Whisk...

Duration:00:07:40

Date All the Things

3/24/2022
A simple trick to help you learn exactly what you need to provision. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Black Permanent Marker (Amazon) Label Maker (Amazon) Nica email Carolyn email Today’s episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by Lunatec, makers of the hydration spray bottle, odor-free dishcloth and self-cleaning washcloth. Lunatec offers practical gear...

Duration:00:05:26

How to Store Paper Goods on a Boat

3/21/2022
Do you know how to keep paper products on a boat? Without them getting wet or attracting bugs? 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): Dry Bag (Amazon) Starlite Bins with Locking Lids (Amazon) Vacuum Bags with Hand Pump (Amazon) Cockroach Traps (Amazon) Today’s episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by Marine Electronics Advisor, a...

Duration:00:04:20

Weird Woodworking Words

3/17/2022
One of the joys of refitting a boat can be in learning new language. Words might not mean what you think they mean! Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Biscuit Joiner (Amazon) Planer (Amazon) Nica email Carolyn email Want to sample the live-aboard lifestyle before committing to it? Captain Suky Cannon at Shambala Sailing Adventures has the experience for you! Explore...

Duration:00:07:46