Our ASA 101 Experience: Day 1

Brian and I had so much fun at our sailing lessons this summer!  We took ASA 101 at the American Sailing Academy and seriously can’t wait to continue this journey.  We thought people who were interested in starting to sail might be curious about our experience; ASA offers some great courses to get you feeling confident…

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Learning to Sail: ASA 101 Basic Keel Boat

One of the highlights of our summer has been continuing our sailing journey together.  We both love the freedom of being out on the water, the challenge of getting from point A to point B using only the wind, and most especially working as a team.  Sailing is so rewarding for us, and I am…

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Mid-Summer Updates & Vacation 2016

Hey there!!  It’s been a while since I’ve popped on here and written anything.  Lots has been happening at the Dahl House lately, and I have plans for some longer blog posts on the big stuff going on… but I thought I would take a few minutes this afternoon to give a quick run down.…

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Sailing Newport

The Newport Boat Show & An Afternoon Sail To celebrate our third wedding anniversary, Brian took Friday off & we headed to Newport, RI!  Earlier in the summer, we started looking for a nearby-ish boat show, so that we could check out some sailboats!  We aren’t ready to buy one, but we like dreaming about one…

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Sailing Lessons

Hello from Skipper Katie!  Brian and I had a great week taking sailing lessons, capping it off with a great first-solo-sail earlier today.  Here’s what our sailing lessons adventure was like: (If you don’t want to read the full story, just jump to the end to see some pictures.) Monday Our first day at sailing…

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