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Entries from December 2007

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December 25th, 2007 · 1 Comment

Hi y’all, I just thought I’d post some of my shots from our Christmas Eve sail. Today we went for a skate here around Hampton. It’s nice to sk8 on a holiday when no one’s around. We hit up a loading dock, a few ledges, a couple parking garages. Not once did we have to […]

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Merry Christmas to All Our Friends Out There

December 25th, 2007 · 2 Comments

Everyone aboard the Natural Mystic sends out our best Christmas wishes to all our friends where ever you might be this beautiful day. We are with you all in spirit and keep you all close to our hearts our journey, so Merry Christmas to all. The weather outside is crisp, the winds increasing out of […]

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Smacked Down By Santa

December 23rd, 2007 · 2 Comments

Just when we thought we were going to catch a break and be sailing on the high seas for Christmas, Santa and Mother Nature teamed up to keep us in port for a few more days. Once again we received an email from our esteemed weather guru Dane Clark and this is the latest…… “Kyber, […]

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Possible Departure from Hampton, VA

December 22nd, 2007 · 1 Comment

It looks like Santa might bring us a Christmas present after all, I guess we must have been somewhat good this year. I dropped an e-mail to our weather forcaster Dane Clark and here is his two cents….. “Kyber, I’m back in the office now and have reviewed the weather forecasts. Sunday does not look […]

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Will we ever make it to the carribean?

December 19th, 2007 · 1 Comment

Well we sent and email to our weather forecasters today and this is what they had to say. “Weather models are showing northeast winds developing late Thursday and northeast to east on Friday as a large High pressure area is over the Northeast with weak low pressure moving east through the Gulf States.  This would […]

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Angry North Atlantic

December 18th, 2007 · 2 Comments

Despite our team of weather forcasters, gulf stream experts and seasoned salts guiding our passage, we just took a beat-down from an angry Atlantic. Our trip started Thursday benign with light winds pushing us out to sea. It was a great feeling to leave Newport, RI, after being there for much longer than we had […]

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What the Hampton?

December 17th, 2007 · No Comments

Well we made it to Hampton, Virginia after setting off for the BVI’s from Newport, RI and along the way we learned some important lessons. One, with sailing its not where you are going to, rather where you are headed for. Two, even the weather experts can be wrong and it is still just a […]

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Who knows what will happen Next?

December 16th, 2007 · 1 Comment

This is just the Start of our Blog to document our trip, keep friends and family informed to our whereabouts and share our adventures with who ever might be interested. This trip is a start of a dream I have had for a long time and I encourage everyone out there to try to follow […]

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