Galley Wench Tales

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


Portland Oregon railroad bridge, as seen from our temporary digs, at Wayne’s folks, looking East.What’s it like when you’re done cruising, if you go minimalist, like we did?  It’s a little weird.No home.No car.No storage unit.No furniture....

Cruising Transitions: Pandemonium to Peace

Pandemonium.  Part of the process ofstuffing a household’s worth of goodsfor 2 years into a 150 square footliving space.What does it take to transition back to cruising after five months of land-lubbing (aka “dirt dwelling”)?  More than you’d expect, we...