Passport sailboat

Which sailboat did we choose?

...we know, but you don't! Find out which sailboats were in the running! And then tell us what you think by voting!
Hans Christian 43 ketch

Falling in love and a sailboat

Last fall, the first sailboat we looked at on our “boat hunt” stole my heart. Infatuation got the best of me. I learned a valuable lesson—not just about buying a sailboat—but about life. And I want to share what I learned with you.
Starting the search for the boat of our dreams

Starting the Search for the Sailboat of our Dreams

We wanted this time around to be different. We weren’t buying a starter-home/starter-boat. We wanted something that could be our home on the water—around the world—for the next 20+ years. With this in mind, we went into our search with the mindset that our next boat would be “the one” that would begin the next season of our life journey. Here’s how we got started!
Boat for sale by owner

Why We Sold Our Boat

After living aboard, evaluating her sailing capacity, and recognizing the reality of our dreams, Damian and I chose to sell our 1986 Catalina 30 in an attempt to purchase a larger, bluewater vessel that would fit our needs and vision for the future. Here’s why we did it!