Tuesday, April 8, 2008

West Marine - Spring Boat Prep

When I stopped by the 76th Street Milwaukee WI West Marine store the other day to pick up the boys they were in the process of helping some customers and then closing the store for the night. Aimlessly wandering around I happened on a stack of these brochures: "Your Guide To Spring Boat Prep." Its a nice little 12 page reminder - long on advice and short on buy this stuff from us. It is free - you might want to pick one up next time you stop in.

I think I am pretty good at this stuff but I am always reminded that having a checklist doesn't hurt.

Crash!

It has been raining most of the last three days. Everything is slippery. It is well known among cruisers that falling down the companionway ...