2 Great Sailing Podcast Episodes

Patrick sailing with Mango the dog

Patrick has me listening to episodes of The Sailing Podcast, and I have to admit I am really enjoying them. I have been jumping around and not going in order (unlike my German counterpart) so I can not say these …
» read more

Part 2 of Sailing With A Toddler & A Dog: Lessons Learned

sailing with a dog

If you read last weeks post on sailing with a toddler and a dog, you could not be blamed for coming to the conclusion that I have sworn off the endeavour forever. If you had even asked me if I …
» read more

Sailing With A Toddler & A Dog: A 2 Week Adventure, Part 1

sailing with a baby and a dog

We want to sail around the world. By we I mean Patrick. My take is that I want to continue travelling and sailing seems like it could be a great way to do it. (That is asides from the ocean …
» read more

World Travel With Baby (And Babies): With A Sail Boat?

baby on a sailboat

Regular readers of Unleash know that since we have had our daughter our motorcycle adventures have been put on hold. There is just something about an infant on a motorcycle that doesn’t sit well with me. At least, beyond the …
» read more

Berlin To Szczecin: A Weekend Sailing Adventure

sailing with baby

For our family vacation this year we decided we would sail our boat from Szczecin (also known as Stetten), Poland to the German island of Rügen and back again. The only kink in the plan was that our boat was …
» read more

Riding a Motorcycle to Turkey: But First You Need A German Motorcycle License

learning to ride

And the title refers to ME in particular needing a German motorcycle license rather than anyone at all. The first trip I did riding my own bike was in the summer of 2008 when Patrick and I rode from Germany …
» read more

Summer In Newfoundland: A Photo Essay

touch tank marine sciences newfoundland

We spent the summer in Newfoundland so if you noticed that Unleash went a little quiet, rest assured it was not because we were not busy! Instead it was a summer of discovery and fun! As we checked out marine …
» read more

Iceland A Stormy Motorcycle Journey To Be Translated Into German!

Iceland - a stormy motorcycle adventure

Good news sports fans! Our crowdfunding project to translate Iceland A Stormy Motorcycle Journey into German was successful! Robert, our translator, is currently working on the translation and the plan is for it to be available in print and e-book …
» read more

Abundance Over Stuff & A Great Talk From Teresa Carey of Sailing Simplicity

a little sailboat with a family on it

At the risk of too much of a good thing is simply an overdone thing, I will post two Ted talks back to back. After all, when you are looking for the inspiration (which is often another word for courage) …
» read more

Fear Not & Take That Adventure

spider (Patricks motorcycle trip through Uruguay)

Afraid to start that grand adventure? Or even of spiders? Check out Chris Hadfield‘s TED talk on fear and space. You might reconsider the difference between fear and real danger. (And that scary hairy beast is from Patrick’s first world …
» read more