Windy Weekend

Posted by Ronnaug, Sponbay in Norway! Friday arrived with a lots of wind and rain. Not the best weather but we always try to get the most out of the weekends we dont work. This weekend seems to be very windy and a lot of rain no matter where we went (within short distance). So … Continue reading Windy Weekend

Beer festival in Fredrikstad 2017

Posted by Ronnaug, Fredrikstad in Norway This Friday we sailed to Fredrikstad. A lot was happening in this city this weekend; Fredrikstad cup, Sail Isegran and of course Beer festival! Saturday the sweet and charming couple Line and Anders (Jan's sister and her husband) visited us in our sailboat. They were lucky and got a … Continue reading Beer festival in Fredrikstad 2017

Improvements on the wind generator

Posted by Rønnaug, Sponbay in Norway! We installed a wind generator a time ago (see Installing the wind generator) and had to do some improvements to reduce vibration and noise. So we bought some isolation materials to have inside the wind generator tube, so the noise dont propagates so much (see photo 1). We also made a … Continue reading Improvements on the wind generator

Homebrewed draught in Cornelius keg on board

Posted by Rønnaug, Råde in Norway! In a sailboat its important to have the right equipment, clothes,  groceries, so on and so on. And lets not forget the most important thing: home brewed beer! Here you can see our Cornelius keg containing home brewed Draught. After an exhausting sailing, the captain can enjoy a well … Continue reading Homebrewed draught in Cornelius keg on board

Cold outside – Warm memories inside

Posted by Rønnaug, 10. May in Norway. It's freezing outside today here in Norway. 🌨 To warm a cold soul and body, it helps to dive into some old photos. Good warm memories. ☀️😅

Anchoring in the Swedish archipelago

Posted by Rønnaug 7. May in Sponbay, Norway! A lovely weekend with summer temperature here in Sweden. Its a delight to lay at anchor/buoy. What an amazing feeling to wake up to the sounds of nature. We hear birds twittering, water gently strikes to the rocks and fish splashes the water from time to time. 🦆🐠 … Continue reading Anchoring in the Swedish archipelago