Galley Wench Tales

Exploring the world through the people we meet
and the food they eat.

Dolphin House, Bimini Art Extraordinaire

Dolphin House!  Bimini, Bahamas.Sand.  Tile.  Marbles.   Rusted chain.  Shells.  Glass fisherman floats.  Coins.  Cracked mirrors.  Coral.  License plates.  Booze bottles.  20 years of various and...

Just Go!

San Juan, Puerto Rico.  Not fancy, but “Imagine This” did.No, this is not our boat, but we sailed 3 weeks in Canada’sDEsolation Wilderness in a boat like it.“Wow! What a life!  I wish I could do that!”  It’s common refrain cruisers...

Easy Cruiser Pizza Recipe (no bananas)

Dean Martin in his “pizza pie” glory.“When the moon hits you in the eye like a big pizza pie that’s amore” was a hit for Dean Martin eons ago (click here if you want a YouTube video of Dean crooning it), but Wayne’s “Hawaiian pizza” ordered when cruising...

Hippo Hardware of Marine Stuff: Sailor’s Exchange

Fitting Sailor’s Exchange entrance is graced witha wooden figureheadSailor’s Exchange is kind of like a treasure hunt in a dump. Coming inside, you quickly get the sense you’ve entered a labrinth of the riduclous, the useful and the sublime.  Bargains are there...