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The Boat Galley

Carolyn Shearlock, Lin Pardey & Nica Waters

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The Boat Galley
The Boat Galley

The Boat Galley

Carolyn Shearlock, Lin Pardey & Nica Waters

3
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45
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Have you ever wanted to head off into the sunset on a boat? Maybe you’ve secretly fantasized about selling everything, moving aboard, and traveling near or far.But you're not really sure how you'd actually do it . . .Don’t worry. You’ve found the answers to all your questions!The Boat Galley Podcast contains quick bits of info and actionable tips to help you learn what you need to know about cruising:•discovering what it's all about•deciding if it's for you•buying a boat•budgeting and how you can afford it•moving aboard•gaining the skills to cruise safely•outfitting the boat•provisioning and cooking•the joys and challenges of this lifestyleEach episode is typically just 5 to 15 minutes long, so the points are easy to remember.

Latest Episodes

Living In Limbo

Even very familiar spaces can feel wrong when you've been on the boat for a while. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): George Mason University: https://www2.gmu.edu Bennington College: www.bennington.edu Freehand Wind Vane: http://andersonboatworks.com/craftsman-services/freehand-steering-systems/ Lin and Larry Pardey: https://pardeytime.blogspot.com Self-Sufficient Sailor:https://amzn.to/2MkOYVl(Amazon Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com Sponsor: Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code “GALLEY” for 10% off any Area Rug (limit one per customer). Music:“Slow Down” byYvette Craig

10 MIN1 d ago
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Living In Limbo

Light A Fire--The Easy Way

Need to light a fire but don’t have a long lighter? Or start a charcoal grill without lighter fluid? No worries. Here’s how to do it. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Long reach butane lighter: https://amzn.to/2n2jpWQ (Amazon) Sponsor: Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code “GALLEY” for 10% off any Area Rug (limit one per customer). Music:“Slow Down” byYve...

7 MIN4 d ago
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Light A Fire--The Easy Way

Practicing Self-Sufficiency

Hear about 3 examples of relying on your ingenuity and items you have on hand. Practical tips to help you start practicing, even on land! Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Hair clippers:https://amzn.to/314rNmq(Amazon) Pita bread:https://www.fit2sail.com/countdown-to-cruising/2014/01/30/the-time-factor?rq=pita Red lentil soup:https://www.fit2sail.com/countdown-to-cruising/redlentilsoup?rq=soup Heater:https://amzn.to/2VtSqQL(Amazon) Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ...

6 MIN1 w ago
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Practicing Self-Sufficiency

How To Keep Dish Rags From Stinking

Stinky dish rags aren’t inevitable on a boat. You just have to follow a few simple steps to keep it from happening. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Scrubr, non-absorbent dish rag - https://amzn.to/358WRVo(Amazon) Sponsor: Shambala Sailing Adventures(https://www.shambalasailingadventures.com/),offering customized learning charters in Exumas, Bahamas. Sail her like you own her with coaching from Captain Suky Cannon. Contact her at CaptainSuky@gmail.com; mention this podcast for 10% off. Music:“Slow Down” byYvette Craig

7 MIN1 w ago
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How To Keep Dish Rags From Stinking

Provisioning Pitfalls

Learn about three ways your first provisioning adventure can be better than mine. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): The Care and Feeding of the Sailing Crew:https://www.amazon.com/Care-Feeding-Sailing-Crew-4th-ebook/dp/B00FP1XJY8/ref=as_li_ss_tl?crid=FIZJXUBWHYGX&keywords=care+and+feeding+of+sailing+crew&qid=1569419651&s=gateway&sprefix=care+and+feeding+of,aps,177&sr=8-1&linkCode=sl1&tag=tbgpodcast-20&linkId=d2657411ecd3317758583ce42646cb76&language=en_US(Amazon) The Boat Galley Cookbook:https://www.amazon.com/Boat-Galley-Cookbook-Everyday-Essential/dp/0071782362/ref=as_li_ss_tl?keywords=boat+galley+cookbook&qid=1569419685&s=gateway&sr=8-1&linkCode=sl1&tag=tbgpodcast-20&linkId=63b843e3f172f866650bbcf7719df9da&language=en_US(Amazon) Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com Sponsor: Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted na...

10 MIN2 w ago
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Provisioning Pitfalls

Fix It Before It Gets Worse

You may be used to letting things wait until you deal with them later. When you live on a boat, that’s a terrible idea. This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by ugo wear (https://ugowear.com/), ugo is the only waterproof, floating phone case using dry suit zipper technology. Invest in your safety because if you don’t protect you can’t connect! Your phone is fully functional and there’s plenty of room for your keys, cash and cards. To get the only dry bag on the market with ZERO phone fails visit www.ugowear.com and use Promo Code – BG20 for 20% off your order. ugo – Prepare For Adventure. Music:“Slow Down” byYvette Craig

4 MIN2 w ago
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Fix It Before It Gets Worse

Cruising Advice From Kids

Learn about ways to help your kids transition to life afloat; advice from 2 cruising kids. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): MP3 Player:https://amzn.to/2lLLAbJ(Amazon) Audible: www.audible.com Rubbermaid containers:https://amzn.to/2lfjkOA(Amazon) Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com Sponsor: Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code...

7 MIN3 w ago
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Cruising Advice From Kids

Most Important Cruising Lessons

The person who made me a successful cruiser wasn’t a sailor, mechanic, or electrician. These are the vital lessons she taught me. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Provisioning spreadsheet - https://theboatgalley.com/downloadable-provisioning-spreadsheet/ Don Casey's Complete Illustrated Sailboat Maintenance Manual - https://amzn.to/2YYaAhH (Amazon) Nigel Calder’s Boatowner’s Mechanical and Electrical Manual - https://amzn.to/2yV7pst(Amazon) This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by ugo wearhttps://ugowear.com/), ugo is the only waterproof, floating phone case using dry suit zipper technology. Invest in your safety because if you don’t protect you can’t connect! Your phone is fully functional and there’s plenty of room for your keys, cash and cards. To get the only dry bag on the market with ZERO phone fails visit www.ugowear.com and use Promo Co...

11 MIN3 w ago
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Most Important Cruising Lessons

Getting Ready to Cruise

Sometimes getting ready to go cruising doesn't exactly appear to be related to boating at all. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Storing Food Without Refrigeration:https://amzn.to/30d1qhC(Amazon) Provisioning: https://www.fit2sail.com/countdown-to-cruising/2019/8/13/3-provisioning-mistakes-ive-made Anchor light: https://amzn.to/2LDy7gs(Amazon) Solar panels: https://amzn.to/30cseQ8(Amazon) Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility fo...

6 MINSEP 19
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Getting Ready to Cruise

Making Boat Water Taste Good

Boat tank water can taste "off" after a while. Filtering keeps it fresh and appealing to drink. Here’s what you need to know!  Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): PUR 18-Cup Dispenser with Filter - https://amzn.to/2H6EVQT(Amazon) Seagull Drinking Water Purifier - https://amzn.to/31CgORW(Amazon) Under Sink Water Filter - https://amzn.to/31Hazft(Amazon) Sponsor: Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit inf...

7 MINSEP 16
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Making Boat Water Taste Good

Latest Episodes

Living In Limbo

Even very familiar spaces can feel wrong when you've been on the boat for a while. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): George Mason University: https://www2.gmu.edu Bennington College: www.bennington.edu Freehand Wind Vane: http://andersonboatworks.com/craftsman-services/freehand-steering-systems/ Lin and Larry Pardey: https://pardeytime.blogspot.com Self-Sufficient Sailor:https://amzn.to/2MkOYVl(Amazon Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com Sponsor: Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code “GALLEY” for 10% off any Area Rug (limit one per customer). Music:“Slow Down” byYvette Craig

10 MIN1 d ago
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Living In Limbo

Light A Fire--The Easy Way

Need to light a fire but don’t have a long lighter? Or start a charcoal grill without lighter fluid? No worries. Here’s how to do it. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Long reach butane lighter: https://amzn.to/2n2jpWQ (Amazon) Sponsor: Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code “GALLEY” for 10% off any Area Rug (limit one per customer). Music:“Slow Down” byYve...

7 MIN4 d ago
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Light A Fire--The Easy Way

Practicing Self-Sufficiency

Hear about 3 examples of relying on your ingenuity and items you have on hand. Practical tips to help you start practicing, even on land! Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Hair clippers:https://amzn.to/314rNmq(Amazon) Pita bread:https://www.fit2sail.com/countdown-to-cruising/2014/01/30/the-time-factor?rq=pita Red lentil soup:https://www.fit2sail.com/countdown-to-cruising/redlentilsoup?rq=soup Heater:https://amzn.to/2VtSqQL(Amazon) Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ...

6 MIN1 w ago
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Practicing Self-Sufficiency

How To Keep Dish Rags From Stinking

Stinky dish rags aren’t inevitable on a boat. You just have to follow a few simple steps to keep it from happening. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Scrubr, non-absorbent dish rag - https://amzn.to/358WRVo(Amazon) Sponsor: Shambala Sailing Adventures(https://www.shambalasailingadventures.com/),offering customized learning charters in Exumas, Bahamas. Sail her like you own her with coaching from Captain Suky Cannon. Contact her at CaptainSuky@gmail.com; mention this podcast for 10% off. Music:“Slow Down” byYvette Craig

7 MIN1 w ago
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How To Keep Dish Rags From Stinking

Provisioning Pitfalls

Learn about three ways your first provisioning adventure can be better than mine. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): The Care and Feeding of the Sailing Crew:https://www.amazon.com/Care-Feeding-Sailing-Crew-4th-ebook/dp/B00FP1XJY8/ref=as_li_ss_tl?crid=FIZJXUBWHYGX&keywords=care+and+feeding+of+sailing+crew&qid=1569419651&s=gateway&sprefix=care+and+feeding+of,aps,177&sr=8-1&linkCode=sl1&tag=tbgpodcast-20&linkId=d2657411ecd3317758583ce42646cb76&language=en_US(Amazon) The Boat Galley Cookbook:https://www.amazon.com/Boat-Galley-Cookbook-Everyday-Essential/dp/0071782362/ref=as_li_ss_tl?keywords=boat+galley+cookbook&qid=1569419685&s=gateway&sr=8-1&linkCode=sl1&tag=tbgpodcast-20&linkId=63b843e3f172f866650bbcf7719df9da&language=en_US(Amazon) Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com Sponsor: Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted na...

10 MIN2 w ago
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Provisioning Pitfalls

Fix It Before It Gets Worse

You may be used to letting things wait until you deal with them later. When you live on a boat, that’s a terrible idea. This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by ugo wear (https://ugowear.com/), ugo is the only waterproof, floating phone case using dry suit zipper technology. Invest in your safety because if you don’t protect you can’t connect! Your phone is fully functional and there’s plenty of room for your keys, cash and cards. To get the only dry bag on the market with ZERO phone fails visit www.ugowear.com and use Promo Code – BG20 for 20% off your order. ugo – Prepare For Adventure. Music:“Slow Down” byYvette Craig

4 MIN2 w ago
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Fix It Before It Gets Worse

Cruising Advice From Kids

Learn about ways to help your kids transition to life afloat; advice from 2 cruising kids. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): MP3 Player:https://amzn.to/2lLLAbJ(Amazon) Audible: www.audible.com Rubbermaid containers:https://amzn.to/2lfjkOA(Amazon) Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com Sponsor: Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit infinityLWV.com and use the coupon code...

7 MIN3 w ago
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Cruising Advice From Kids

Most Important Cruising Lessons

The person who made me a successful cruiser wasn’t a sailor, mechanic, or electrician. These are the vital lessons she taught me. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Provisioning spreadsheet - https://theboatgalley.com/downloadable-provisioning-spreadsheet/ Don Casey's Complete Illustrated Sailboat Maintenance Manual - https://amzn.to/2YYaAhH (Amazon) Nigel Calder’s Boatowner’s Mechanical and Electrical Manual - https://amzn.to/2yV7pst(Amazon) This episode of The Boat Galley Podcast is sponsored by ugo wearhttps://ugowear.com/), ugo is the only waterproof, floating phone case using dry suit zipper technology. Invest in your safety because if you don’t protect you can’t connect! Your phone is fully functional and there’s plenty of room for your keys, cash and cards. To get the only dry bag on the market with ZERO phone fails visit www.ugowear.com and use Promo Co...

11 MIN3 w ago
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Most Important Cruising Lessons

Getting Ready to Cruise

Sometimes getting ready to go cruising doesn't exactly appear to be related to boating at all. Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): Storing Food Without Refrigeration:https://amzn.to/30d1qhC(Amazon) Provisioning: https://www.fit2sail.com/countdown-to-cruising/2019/8/13/3-provisioning-mistakes-ive-made Anchor light: https://amzn.to/2LDy7gs(Amazon) Solar panels: https://amzn.to/30cseQ8(Amazon) Email Nica: nica@fit2sail.com Email Carolyn: carolyn@theboatgalley.com Sponsor: Rainman Watermakers and SeaTask. Rainman watermakers are capable of producing up to 37 gallons of fresh, clean drinking water per hour from seawater. Portable and installed models are available, all with off-the-shelf parts. Configurations are available in AC, 12 Volt DC, and even a gasoline system, with new 2019 models being smaller, lighter, and quieter than ever. Seatask is the premier US facility fo...

6 MINSEP 19
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Getting Ready to Cruise

Making Boat Water Taste Good

Boat tank water can taste "off" after a while. Filtering keeps it fresh and appealing to drink. Here’s what you need to know!  Links (Amazon links are affiliate links, meaning that The Boat Galley Podcast earns from qualifying purchases; some other links may be affiliate links): PUR 18-Cup Dispenser with Filter - https://amzn.to/2H6EVQT(Amazon) Seagull Drinking Water Purifier - https://amzn.to/31CgORW(Amazon) Under Sink Water Filter - https://amzn.to/31Hazft(Amazon) Sponsor: Infinity (https://infinitylwv.com/), the most trusted name in woven vinyl flooring in the marine industry. Since 2008, Infinity has offered boat owners premier flooring options proven to withstand even the most demanding environments. Each of their products is equipped with UV-stable fade resistance and antimicrobial technology, giving them both durability and style that can’t be matched. Thinking about kicking carpet to the curb? Make the switch to Infinity and see the difference true luxury makes. Visit inf...

7 MINSEP 16
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Making Boat Water Taste Good