Family Life

A category for posts regarding the comings and goings of my family.

The Days of June Past

Canada Day Well, it’s Canada Day and the last day of my 6 day weekend break.  For everyone reading this, I hope you had a Happy Canada Day.  For myself, I was content in updating my blog as the weather was not conducive to being on the boat this weekend as planned.  As you can see the weather was so-so by 6 pm but raining off and on earlier including Tuesday.   The Start of Summer Of course, being July…
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How I Became a Sea Ray 270 Sundancer Owner… The Good, Bad, & Ugly

So as the saga continues (do read the first and the second posts of the story).  My brother and family arrived soon after we got our 175 Sport.  For a period of a couple of weeks, the whole gang essentially lived out on the canal.  The good part of the Rideau Canal, besides the scenery, is that boating there is more slow and relaxed.  This is due to the fact that there are speed/power limitations since it is a canal. …
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How I Became a Sea Ray 270 Sundancer Owner… The Boating Lifestyle

Continuing with the story (read How I Became a Sea Ray 270 Sundancer Owner…), me and my wife finally took delivery of a brand new Sea Ray 175 Sport bow rider. I was on cloud nine since achieving one of your life dreams is a rare occurrence in life. Little did I know at the time how much further I will go beyond my dreams and blow away all my expectations. So for Father’s Day, my gift was the fulfillment…
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Remembering How I Became a Sea Ray 270 Sundancer Owner…

Here’s a repost of my 2009 posting on Club Sea Ray I’ve been reading CSR for awhile now, ever since I began researching Sea Ray boats which began just after Father’s Day this summer.  I’ve decided to share how I became a proud owner of a brand new 2009 Sea Ray 270 Sundancer with all the bells and whistles.  Believe me when I say that I’m still trying to figure out how it happened. To start the story, a little…
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