Category Archives: Sailing

Set a date – We are sailing away in April

sailing boat Falkor in harbor

Having a date is one of the most important steps in order to turn a dream into an actual plan. Having a date sets things in motion. It allows to work backwards and plan all necessary steps to realize that …
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Sailing Denmark: Bornholm 2016 A Picture Post!

Our sailing trip this summer was to Bornholm Denmark, and included our first overnight sail! (Spoiler alert: We survived!) We are busy over here putting the finishing touches on some massive projects. But I thought I should at least share some …
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We Were Sailing: A Picture Update Post

The blog has been quiet! But we have a good reason: we were sailing! Patrick took 2 months paternity leave and we sailed from Kiel through the southern islands of Denmark and back via Rostock. We have been back in …
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Naming Our Boat: Meet Falkor

Falkor (still Heavy Metal at this point) heading towards the water after winter on land.   Naming your boat can be almost (if not more) difficult than naming your child. And I would know. We agreed to buy the boat …
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We Bought A Boat

So we did it! We sold the Pinguin and bought our bluewater/cruising boat. We spent over a year looking at various boats with various price tags. And in truth we almost did not look at what was “Heavy Metal” but …
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Sailing Around the World, having a boat helps

A year ago we announced to the world our new plan to SAIL around the world. So what happened to it? Well, the truth is: we have no sailing experience, nor the time or money to do a voyage for …
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Boat For Sale: Randers Sagitta 20

We are selling our boat, a Randers Sagitta 20, proudly named the Pinguin! (We never changed names when we bought it, we thought the name suited the boat so well). The prospect : Randers Sagitta 20 – Pinguin Verkauf that …
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Part 2 of Sailing With A Toddler & A Dog: Lessons Learned

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

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

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 …
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