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Fred Christoffel
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Ex Professor of Design and soon-to-be fulltime sailor
Ex Professor of Design and soon-to-be fulltime sailor

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The Lizards make another trip around the sun
I see a white sail Skipping cross a blue bay And I say Someday I will I see a young man strumming a green guitar and I say Someday I will I don’t have a plan It's not that kind of thing I'm not Martin Luther King It's just sometimes I know That's the way I'...
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Stranger Danger?
One of the greatest things about traveling are the constant new experiences you have and people you meet.  When we started cruising we were not antisocial rather very reserved.  New and unfamiliar situations were to be avoided at all costs.  Hey we were WAS...
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The Lizards One Year (more or less) Into This Adventure
So I guess it's time to write something.  Why? 
Well I know my 10's of fans are rolling their eyes right now, but the
why is because I don’t want to go do the laundry and am tired of boat
chores.  Also, it has now been over a
year since we started this adve...
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Part 17: Top Ten List of Things That Are Great about being on a boat and living the nomadic life
It has been
brought to my attention by my editor that my recent blog postings might be
"scaring off" family and friends from the sailing life at the least
and feeling we are in mortal danger at the worst.  This is NOT the case.  Yes we do get bumps and brui...
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Part 16; Where Did That Blood Come From!
Boat Bites, Lizards on da Boat Getting Boat
Bites, Slippin' and Slidin' on da Ice, No Way to Call 911 OK so that's not exactly what Jimmy wrote but I thought we
would continue our discussion from last time (Part 15) regarding
breakdowns.  No not the mechani...
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PART 15, or - Lizards On Ice sing: "I Got The Low-Down, Breakdown, Boatyard Blues"
Part 15: "These
are the times that try men's souls" 
OK, so I know this wasn't first penned by a boat owner but it could have
been.  Up until now I have been writing
this sporadic blog somewhat chronologically, or at least the way I remembered
it.  This tim...
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Part 14: Be Careful What You Ask For
Before we start, you might notice a change in the title to include Just A Couple Of Lizards On Ice Lizards on Ice was to be the name of the Dean 440 we first thought of buying but  wisely  walked away from.  When we bought Caribbean Dream the name fix and b...
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Part 13; And the Winner Is?
The Envelope Please......... Well at the end of the
last part of this, hmm the adjective escapes me so let's use thrilling,
adventure we had just looked at the first three of the list of boats we had
here in the Virgin Islands to look at.  We had made it ba...
Part 13; And the Winner Is?
Part 13; And the Winner Is?
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