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This site chronicles our adventures aboard S/V Seas the Day beginning with a long list of “tasks” which led us to the final goal of owning a boat.  Early on the list was a trip to the 2007 boat shows.  We arrived at the Ft. Lauderdale Boat Show with the plan of looking at several different power cats.  As we considered the cost of fuel, we gravitated toward the sailboat docks.   We loved the comfort, size, and fuel efficiency of the Lagoon 420.  After a sea trial, we were sold!  Hull 71 sailed, with a delivery crew, from France to Ft. Lauderdale and we accepted delivery in early August, 2008.  On August 21 we moved aboard our Lagoon 420 and on September 1  we christened her Seas the Day.

See photos of christening ceremony.

Four Month Reflection, 12/21/08

One Year Reflection, 8/21/09

100 Years Old....Almost Made It, 3/29/13

We are now using the SPOT Satellite GPS Messenger to track our progress.  The link for our current cruise is http://share.findmespot.com/shared/faces/viewspots.jsp?glId=0HCY2dMojD74kC4xO5MKqMb2HphyqCROz


Sunsets, Sharks, and Stingrays, 1/8/13

Bimini Sands Resort and Marina, 1/5/13

Day One in Paradise, 1/4/13

Miami, FL to Bimini

No Name Harbor to Bimini, 1/3/13

Gone, 1/3/13


Stuart, FL to Miami, FL

Daisy Does Coconut Grove, 12/31/12

Yet Another Repair, 12/27/12

Merry Christmas From Miami, 12/25/12

Lake Sylvia to Miami, 12/20/12

Palm Beach to Lake Sylvia, 12/19/12

Last Day in Palm Beach, 12/18/12

Putting our Problems in Perspective, 12/15/12

Back at a Marina, 12/13/12

Stuart to North Palm Beach, 12/9/12

Stuart, FL

Fuel Tank Leak Delays Departure, 12/8/12

Preparing to Leave Stuart, FL. 11/29/12

Transitioning From Cruising to Dock Living, 7/9/12

Marco Island to Stuart, FL

Lake Worth to Stuart, 5/31/12

Lake Sylvia to Lake Worth, 5/30/12

Plans Written in Sand, 5/27/12

Red Sky in Lake Sylvia, 5/23/12

No Name  Harbor to Lake Sylvia, 5/21/12

Rodriguez Key to Miami, 5/20/12

Marathon to Rodriguez Key, 5/19/12

Shark River to Marathon, 5/12/12

Marco Island to Shark River, 5/11/12

Ft. Lauderdale to Marco Island

Smokehouse Bay, Marco Island, 5/10/12

Shark River to Marco Island, 4/27/12

Marathon to Shark River, 4/26/12

Marathon Mooring Field, 4/24/12

Rodriguez Key to Marathon, 4/20/12

No Name Harbor to Rodriguez Key, 4/19/12

Lake Sylvia to No Name Harbor, 4/18//12

Waiting for a Weather Window, 4/17/12

Back in Lake Sylvia, 4/15/12

It’s a Sail, 4/13/12

Or Not, 4/9/12

Propulsion Conversion Blog and Photos

First Attempt to Sail With New System, 3/31/12

Photos of the Conversion - updated 4/11/12

Removing the Hybrid Components, 3/21/12

Bye Bye Hybrid, 3/20/12

Purchases and Plans, 1/14/12

Ruth Wick, March 29, 1013 - December 3, 2011


We decided to change the location of our website after our 2013 visit to The Bahamas.  Uploading entries from our Mac became very expensive and difficult using wifi through Batelco and other providers.  It is easier to get online there on an iPad, but the software for this website only works on a Mac computer.  Therefore we switched to using Word Press for a new website starting in September, 2013.   You can find it at http://svseastheday.com. This site will continue to be located here to keep a record of our travels from 2008 through 2013. 

We are using the SPOT Satellite GPS Messenger to track our progress.  The link for our current location is http://share.findmespot.com/shared/faces/viewspots.jsp?glId=0HCY2dMojD74kC4xO5MKqMb2HphyqCROz

Bahamas Cruise, 2013

Bahamas Cruise, 2010

Daisy Doodle, 4/21/05 - 7/24/13