Mahalo

Profile Information
Gender:
Woman 
Age:
56
Location:
Alameda, California, United States
Here for:
Dating, Friendship, Crew 
About Me:

World cruising sailor boat owner ( Wauquiez 40 currently in the Leewards) spends time crewing other boats when not sailing my own.

Sailing Experience:

Multiple adventures stretching many years that include San Francisco Bay, Barcelona, Camden Maine, Saugatuck mi, and Barbuda/Antigua ( current) home ports.

Sailing Qualifications:

25,000 ocean miles with my boats. Seasonal crew for hire 6,000 coastal miles.
KY6YFG, Divemaster, Weather Nerd, Writer.
Commissioned a Catana, owned two.
Multiple Panama Canal crossings.
Expert Provisioner, decent galley skills
As an artist I currently work with metal as assemblage mostly welded ( mig, ocy-excyt) and written word.
Go to fix: zip ties and my brain

Nautical Miles Logged:
31,000
Occupation:
Artist-Mermaid
Home and family
Marital status:
Divorced 
Have Children:
Yes - flown the nest 
Lifestyle
Smoking:
Never 
Drinking:
Quit 
Social Setting:
Social butterfly 
Appearance
Body type:
Average 
Height:
5'4" - 5'7" (161 - 170cm) 
Eyes:
Green 
Hair:
Red 
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Mahalo posted a new blog:

This rhetorical pondering around the old boat I bought last month compared  to a commissioned boat Cat I had built in 1999. I look back at the newness of it all. The epoxied smell that permeates my memory tends to look at the upside of life in general. But was it all upside? Certainly not…

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Mahalo posted a new blog:

In the blink of an eye, it seems that the last four months have slipped away. The intentions of finding a liveaboard, receiving the extended visa for two years of Antigua living and re aquatinting with life afloat has become a reality for me. Finding used scuba gear, buying tanks reignited my love o…

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Mahalo posted a new blog:

“It’s good to know if you’ve got a floater or a sinker, “ her kiwi accent sing song with a tug at my heart as she nods towards the two toddlers in tow. “Fishing out the sinker, my son was the heavy baby she shared so I had to have my wits’ about me” she continued. Her eyes fell upon my year old son…

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Mahalo posted a new blog:

Something I’m editing, but why not share….. The idea was a simple one, explore as a person of wide eyed wonder with Wwoofer experience rounding out the experience to house and feed me. Culturally this exchange of barter is alive and well, it’s the backbone of how many of my own projects get done sea…

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