To Chicago (Day 38)

Wow. Just, wow! That's what I kept saying as we approached the Chicago skyline on the Mainship Many Moons. I did it decades ago, in a sailboat. But this time...well. So memorable. It's our 2nd big milestone. (Leaving Lake Superior was our 1st.) And now we're here. Along with 1,125 other boats, in the Burnham … Continue reading To Chicago (Day 38)

Hammond/Chicago (Day 36)

As I write this, music is blasting us from both sides at midnight. This marina apparently doesn't have quiet hours -- or if it does, there's no way to enforce it. To be fair, it is Labor Day weekend in one of the largest marinas in the Midwest. And we seem to be in the … Continue reading Hammond/Chicago (Day 36)