The Financial Strategy, Plan A: Invest in Real Estate

Once both of us secured our newly minted degrees, we put our nebulous idea to go sailing “someday” in our pockets and looked around for what to do next.  What is the next responsible and proper step?  One would think the next step would be something sailing related, but that would be wrong.

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Splash!

We had our doubts.  So much so, that we were lazing around on Monday morning drinking coffee and catching up with Andrew’s parents on FaceTime when suddenly we hear voices beneath Sonrisa’s hull and the sound of a loader firing up.  As the yard growled to life, it could only mean one thing:

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Fly Me Home

We bounce along the loosely paved road from the airport.  “Man, Leslie, she has gotten fat!  I didn’t even recognize her!”  Fredie says to Andrew, pointing backward at me with his thumb.  Andrew squeezes out a nervous laugh.  “Andrew must really keep you well!”  “He sure does.  He keeps me w

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Catch You Laters, A Word From Captain Andrew

“I’ve got to stop naming things.”  Leslie tells me as we drive North one last time to Whengerai. In the last couple of weeks in New Zealand, we are both feeling the nerves that come with upping anchor.  Leslie puts down roots easily and quickly.  Plant her in a spot longer than a week and she

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