Here’s the cast of characters.
She’s wonderful. A solid 1978 Gulfstar 50. When we acquired her, she was on the hard, full of wasps, and the interior was … overwhelming. Much of the woodwork needed updating, and the plumbing, wiring, and equipment all needed careful review (and much replacement). Outside, the hull was blistered and the lines in rough shape.
We’ve managed to address much of this, and she’s ready for her first sail.
Philosopher. Lover of the outdoors.
Professional chef. Killer pottery skillz. Jill of all trades.
Writer, geneticist, people studier.
Cabinet maker. Housewife. Organizer extraordinaire. Jack of all trades.