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15th Street Fisheries

15th Street Fisheries

October 7, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

It’s no secret that Fort Lauderdale is one of the most popular boating cities in the world. The “Venice of America” is also home to 15th Street Fisheries, a waterfront restaurant that has been serving up fresh seafood since 1978. The restaurant has an old school nautical charm, accentuated by classic maritime architecture: large panoramic […]

Foxy’s Harbor Grille

Foxy’s Harbor Grille

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Within the historic harbor of St. Michaels on Maryland’s Eastern Shore dwells a little outdoor establishment that makes its guests feel like they’ve landed in the Caribbean.  Once you’ve docked your boat at the St. Michaels marina, follow the pier to the umbrellas covering Foxy’s patio. My family and I enjoyed an early Sunday dinner […]

Boaters, Prepare for Hurricanes

Boaters, Prepare for Hurricanes

July 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Besides being boating season, it’s also hurricane season. The National Hurricane Center forecasts an extremely active season with an above-average amount of major hurricanes (winds exceeding 74mph) — perhaps as many as nine. The National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) predicts a 70% chance that between three and six of up to 20 named storms […]

Living Large… and Small

Living Large… and Small

July 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

It’s amazing how an entire world can be condensed into 63 feet.  The outside world becomes small when the place you call home carries you across oceans, carrying within it a small infrastructure completely independent of the outside world. My husband Cameron and I live onboard our charter yacht Heron with our dog, Andy.  We […]