Crystal Smith

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8 Quick Dinner Recipes Great for November

Need a break from heavy cold-weather fare? These recipes don't qualify as classic comfort food, but maybe that's a good thing<p><b>In the colder months, it's natural to seek out comfort foods</b> that nourish and soothe: lasagna oozing with cheese, creamy broccoli-Cheddar soup, hearty beef stew, and all the …


10 Cozy Fall Breakfast Recipes

Cooler temperatures and falling leaves mean it's time to turn on your oven and bake something delicious. Try these cozy breakfast recipes made from all your favorite fall ingredients -- apples, pumpkin, sweet potatoes, oats, pecans and more.<p><b>1. Amish-Style Baked Oatmeal with Apples, Walnuts & Raisins</b><p>…

What does it Cost to go Cruising?

<i>"Some years ago, having little or no money in my purse, I thought I would sail about a little and see the watery part of the world."</i><p>-Herman Melville …



<b>“ Valkyrie III — In & Out of the Water "</b> …. Photographer: J.S. Johnston, NY [Circa 1895]

Beat the Heat: Retrofit an A/C System

“I will not sleep on this boat. I’m going home–NOW!” said my overheated sailing mate and spouse, Monica.<p>For years, our 1986 Hunter 40, <i>Gratitude</i>, had …

Sailing Podcast episodes

If you would like to subscribe to the podcast and get regular updates and bonus information then download The Sailing Podcast app from iTunes or the …

ARC Caribbean 1500 Liferaft & Flare Demo


Watermaker | East of the Equator

We decided to upgrade our watermaker, taking a big leap in volume delivered in less time, while using the same absolute power. Reverse osmosis (RO) …


SAIL Essentials: Balance

How to Live on a Sailboat; A Live-Aboard's Story

A few years back I made the decision to cut my ties to land and live aboard a sailboat. Living aboard means different things to different kinds of …