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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

Silicone Dish Mat - Galley Necessity

6/27/2022
A silicone dish mat can be very handy on a boat galley—especially this one. Here’s why. 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 Large Silicone Drying Mat (Amazon) Oxo Good Grips Small Silicone Drying Mat (Amazon) Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! Today’s episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by TeakGuardProducts.com. Looking to refinish your...

Duration:00:04:41

Adaptable Breakfast

6/23/2022
Granola doesn’t have to be expensive and only store-bought. Listen up to hear tips and my favorite recipe! Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Nuts.com Penzeys spices Lock N Lock Airtight Container (Amazon) Roasting Pan (Amazon) Nica email Carolyn email Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! Today’s episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by Lunatec, makers...

Duration:00:10:32

Upgrade Your Boat’s Fridge

6/20/2022
There are several things you need to consider before upgrading or replacing your boat refrigerator. Here’s what they are and how to evaluate your choices. Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! Today’s episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by Aqua Map, the most advanced navigation app for your tablet or phone. Aqua Map allows for easy route planning with overlays from ActiveCaptain and the Waterway Guide. Tides, currents, waypoints, an anchor alarm - it’s all here! Upgrading to...

Duration:00:14:39

Which Tube is Which?

6/16/2022
Picking which kind of sealant to use on your boat project can feel like a crapshoot. There really are some good questions to answer to find the right one! Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): 3M 4200 (Amazon) 3M 3000 (Amazon) Sikaflex 291 (Amazon) LifeSeal (Amazon) Caulk Gun (Amazon) Nica email Carolyn email Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! Today’s episode of...

Duration:00:13:01

Keep Track of Charging Cords

6/13/2022
Today’s cruisers have so many items that require chargers. But if you can’t find one when you need it, you’re in big trouble. Here’s one way to keep your charging cords handy without having them create a mess. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Industrial-Strength Velcro with Sticky Backs (Amazon) Velcro Cable Ties (Amazon) Multi-Use DC Charger (Amazon) Subscribe to the...

Duration:00:04:32

Bread Machine - YES!

6/9/2022
An update on the bread machine, a year after purchase. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Hamilton Beach Bread Machine (Amazon) King Arthur Flour Nica email Carolyn email 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...

Duration:00:09:57

Yeast Bread Baking 101

6/6/2022
Are you new to baking yeast breads? Or have you failed to get the results you wanted? Here’s step-by-step tips to help your bread come out just right every time. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Chicago Metallic 1 Pound Loaf Pan (Amazon) Kneadlessly Simple: Fabulous, Fuss-Free, No-Knead Breads (Amazon) Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! Today’s episode of The...

Duration:00:12:03

Picking Weather Windows

6/2/2022
The value of departure planning when making a passage. FastSeas Weather Routing Chris Parker Marine Weather Forecasts Nica email Carolyn email Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! The Boat Galley podcast is sponsored by FastSeas.com. Plan your next passage using FastSeas.com. Whether you are after speed or comfort, FastSeas will find the optimum route to your destination. FastSeas - making weather routing simple. Use coupon code GALLEY2018 for an exclusive 10% discount. Click to...

Duration:00:09:23

Stop Leaks Fast!

5/30/2022
Don’t let tiny cracks let water into your boat where it doesn’t belong. Use this penetrating sealant that’s great for keeping water out of your deck core. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Captain Tolley's Creeping Crack Cure - 2 oz (Amazon) Captain Tolley's Creeping Crack Cure - 8 oz (Amazon) Subscribe to the Boat Galley Newsletter! Today’s episode of The Boat Galley...

Duration:00:05:28

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