SV THIRD DAY

Following a 4 year Cruise in Mexico, the Boren Family is living aboard in Morro Bay, CA for the kids to attend Morro Bay High School. Once that is done....who knows....

19 August 2016
31 May 2016
15 May 2016 | The Deck Project Day 1
11 March 2016
23 February 2016 | Morro Bay
13 December 2015 | Port San Luis, CA
27 September 2015
29 July 2015
17 July 2015 | Port San Luis, CA
04 April 2015 | Confessions of a Live Aboard Hobo
08 February 2015 | One Nnight Taco Stand
06 January 2015 | Talking about RO Membranes
23 December 2014
08 December 2014 | Rich was playing with the Camera Again
01 November 2014 | Or 2 Years Back in the States
08 September 2014 | Is it safe in an Anchorage
02 September 2014
09 August 2014 | 2900 Mile Round Trip

14 Days Left

24 June 2012 | The Countdown until the End
Capt Rich
We knew when we returned to La Paz that we were coming here for two reasons. First of course was for a final La Paz food tour with a few more visits to Estadio Tacos and Gina Burgers. The second and real reason was for some boat projects we wanted to complete before we started the trip back to our Port San Luis, California mooring. Both the projects and food tours are well underway and as we check them off the list we get closer to the end. Lori and I both agreed today that because of what we have lined up for our return to States, at least yet anyway, we don't have a feeling of dread or panic as our time in Mexico winds down. However, it could be that I've been breathing so many fumes from varnish and thinner that nothing would make me depressed at this point!

As I'm working on applying some maintenance costs to the exterior teak, Lori and Diego have begun the mess making job of stripping the teak in the upper salon. This interior teak projects basically means that the interior of the boat is in a state of controlled chaos, which could explain why I would rather be out in the sun and heat working on the exterior teak than dealing with the mess down below. We won't have time to get the entire boat interior stripped and varnished before we start north, but we will just do as much as possible to take advantage of the lower labor costs of Mexico. We could stay for another summer to complete it, but we already took our return to the States mulligan last year, so this time we don't think we should cancel and just stay in Mexico!
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Vessel Name: THIRD DAY
Vessel Make/Model: 1977 Hudson Force 50
Hailing Port: Morro Bay, California USA
Crew: The Boren Family: Rich, Lori, Amy, Jason and Cortez the Cat
About: Admiral: Lori Boren, Master: Jason Boren age 16, 1st Mate: Amy Boren age 17
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And God said, Let the waters under the heaven be gathered together unto one place and let the dry land appear: and it was so. And God called the dry land Earth; and the gathering together of the waters called he Seas; and God saw that it was good...... and the evening and the morning were the THIRD [...]
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Laundry Day aboard THIRD DAY in Marina De La Paz
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Images of one of our favorite anchorages
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Created 15 October 2009
A tour of THIRD DAY's galley.
10 Photos
Created 16 August 2009
Photos of our new LED cabinn lights that use 1/10th the amount of power as our old school halogens.
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Created 28 July 2009
Welding work in La Paz
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Created 27 July 2009
Images taken around Santa Rosilia
7 Photos
Created 27 July 2009
Photo Essay of the last two weeks at sea without internet access
6 Photos
Created 11 June 2009
Images of the Cruising Kids
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Created 20 May 2009
When you buy a 28yr old boat with the plans of a multi-year cruise, you have lots of work!
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Created 27 January 2008