As promised in an earlier blog, here it is. The big scoop. The source of excitement. The opportunity I couldn’t turn down.
Many years ago at Scout camp, I learned to sail a small boat and I really enjoyed it.
Fast forward a few too many years and I was gifted a very small sailboat by a camp that didn’t want it any more. Before I could get it back to ship-shape (see what I did there?), we decided to move back to South Dakota. With the move and a new child, I handed the boat off to another family before I was able to get it on the water.
Quite a few more years down the road, and I was presented with an opportunity to buy a sailboat that a camp in Iowa didn’t want any more. And so, I am now the proud owner of my very own 16-foot sailboat. I’m excited! Read the rest of this entry »