We wanted it to be special, in Southport, North Carolina.
Day s 39-40, November 21-22
Being on this cruise, a big adventure, our first trip down the ICW, is very special. We have a lot to be thankful for. We wanted to take this Thanksgiving seriously and celebrate our good fortune together.
We had the turkey on board, and with a little luck it would fit in the oven of our Force 10 propane stove. It was the same stove we had on our Sabre, but we had never cooked a turkey in that one either. Continue reading Our First Thanksgiving On Board Esmeralde
Leaving Wrightsville Beach, we were nosing around looking for a nice spot for Thanksgiving
Days 37 – 39, November 20
Have I ever said we cruise without a plan? Well, yes. We cruise without a plan. No plan can make daily planning frustrating at times, but that is how we roll. Our only short-term goal was to find a place to have some heater parts shipped for arrival within a few days after Thanksgiving weekend, hopefully in a place we might want to spend a few days so we would have repair/parts flexibility. That was all shaping up to look like Charleston after Thanksgiving weekend. We had no need to move fast. Continue reading On to Southport for a Day or Three.