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Making the Best of Quarantine Life

In keeping with the saying “when life gives you lemons …,” we need to make the best of the forced COVID19 quarantine. Besides, isn’t boating all about adjusting to plan B or C? We may not be able to change … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day!

Share an adventure with dad! #fathersdaygifts In honor of Fathers Day, here’s an audio clip of fun with my dad when we visited Tinian together, excerpted from my book Tightwads on the Loose, narrated by Robin Karno. Visiting Tinian with … Continue reading

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No excuses: Boatbuilding Under Quarantine

When you have dirty N95 masks, a goal, and time on your hands … In keeping with the saying “when life gives you lemons . . . ,” we need to make the best of the forced COVID-19 quarantine. Besides, … Continue reading

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Support local bookstores and your favorite authors through Libro.fm

Did you know you could get #audiobooks from your favorite local bookstore? You can! Through Libro.fm. Tightwads on the Loose by Wendy Hinman Everyone dreams of tropical escape. But what happens when you escape for too long? Imagine spending 24 … Continue reading

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Happy Cinco de Mayo!

In honor of Cinco de Mayo, here are some memories of sailing in Mexico. Here’s a clip from the audiobook,  Tightwads on the Loose by Wendy Hinman, about a close encounter with a ship off the coast of Mexico. Tightwads … Continue reading

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Get a Free Audio Version of Tightwads on the Loose!

Have you ever been curious about audio books? Here’s your chance to experience the joys of reading during your commute or while you are folding laundry. You could even enjoy listening to a book WITH friends and family and experience … Continue reading

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Happy Valentines Day!

You could give flowers, which will die in a few days . . . Or you can give your sweetheart the gift of adventure, which will last in memory for years. Share an audio adventure and enjoy a great story … Continue reading

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FREE AUDIOBOOK! Special offer! Tightwads on the Loose

Everyone dreams of tropical escape. But what happens when you escape for too long? Imagine spending 24 hours a day with your spouse in 31 not-so-square feet . . . for years; crossing the Pacific Ocean on two gallons of … Continue reading

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Sea Trials Reviewed in Good Old Boat

Review in Good Old Boat by David McDaniel “Sea Trials: Around the World with Duct Tape and Bailing Wire is a real rattlesnake of a tale chronicling the adventures, and misadventures of the Wilcox family as they sail their way … Continue reading

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Wendy Hinman at Seattle Boat Show 2020

It’s that time of year once again for the Seattle Boat Show. It’s a time when I love to share what I’ve learned and the wonderful adventures I’ve been lucky enough to have with other boaters who are planning their … Continue reading

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