Autumn Borne Cruising

CSY-44 Antigua - Hull 001

Saturday - Farmer's Market -- Happy HOUR

25 January 2020
Dean Perry | sunny and WARM
Today (Saturday) was Farmer’s Market day down at Humiston Park in Vero Beach…. After breakfast we picked up Marylou Stano from “s/v Dalmatian” and met Nelson and Mary (s/v “Last Boat”)…at the dock… and walked to the Market…. (it’s about 3.5 miles round trip)…. Lot’s of walking…
The market is slightly re-arranged this year… with the music man at the sidewalk edge of the market…and possible a few MORE vendors in the normal positions…
But still very nice…. We bought corn, and Beefsteak tomatoes, and strawberries… skipped the pastries this time… lines very long….I know EARL would have waited in the long line to speak French with the bread lady…. But… I went for coffee…
Once Nelson, Mary, Susan, Marylou and I met up on the ocean side of the street we went to eat, and drink our “finds” by the ocean…. Watching them place and bulldoze tons of replacement SAND on the beach…. (must have been devastated by the hurricane.
Then the walk back….BUT we did stop by Casey’s and have a delicious burger and fries for lunch… so that was a slight detour from our NORM.
ONCE back at AB… I think everyone took a nap…. Then we went visiting… at 1600 hours plus…. We ended up at “s/v Persistance X” (Tom and Chris from Alberta CA)…. Very nice evening… we even got a chance to hail Nelson and Mary so they could meet Tom and Chris… Wonderful
Now we’re back at AB…eating dinner… fresh veggies,etc. NICE DAY…

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Vessel Name: Autumn Borne
Vessel Make/Model: CSY-44-Antigua
Hailing Port: Buffalo, New York
Crew: Dean and Susan Perry
About: Full time cruisers for 14 years, now. We cruise about 3500 nautical miles each season, from the top of the Hudson River (NY) to either the FL keys; the Bahamas; or the west side of FL, for the Winters.
Extra: Our CSY-44-Antigua is hull #001.
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