Celebrating the holiday of Freedom— Passover

A very comfortable anchorage—perfect for celebrating Passover— very unusual. During the Seder as part of the ritual we ask: how’s this night different from all other nights? Well, almost everything was different. Only the two of us instead of the whole family with minimal traditional foods, yet we had all the basics: red wine, matzah,Continue reading “Celebrating the holiday of Freedom— Passover”

Failed attempt to get to the Blue Hole.

Tuesday morning we woke up to a glorious sunrise, a lone boat in the expanse of turquoise waters. We anchored just inside the English Channel, the major pass for big ships on their way into the barrier reef and Belize City. A parade of four humongous cruise ships passed in the distance. We departed enthusiasticallyContinue reading “Failed attempt to get to the Blue Hole.”