Showing posts from April, 2010

April 2010 Vero Beach - Melbourne - Cocoa - Daytona - Palm Coast - Jekyll Island - Hilton Head Island Issue #21

This month started with a bang!!!  Kate and Steve, full-time cruisers aboard S/V Santih, are friends we met in Charleston 4 years ago.  They are on their way north from Miami and stopped for the night with us.  We had dinner ready when they arrived knowing that their 10 hour day would be a tiring one.  Our visit was fantastic!  Kate's the sage who offered so many aphorisms prior to our embarkation on this life-style...and every one of them was on the button!!
April Fool's Day we arose early (for us---not saying what time!!!) and went for our run, meeting for breakfast at Mulligan's on the ocean.  On our way home we encountered a raccoon foraging along the sidewalk and in broad open daylight. (Pete P., we did no harm!) Later that afternoon as many of us were in line waiting our turn with the resident hair cutter, a bunny hopped up, looked us all over and went on his way.
The evening before Jesse and Ginny, also full-time cruisers aboard S/V Wind Dust, left for their virgin vo…