This summer is flying by! Despite my wanting mostly to just hide inside from the thousand degree humidity, blasting AC on my pregnant face, it's been jam packed with new escapades. We've been riding a whirlwind of adventures as a family of three, while simultaneously preparing to become a family of four in a few … Continue reading Summer adventures
This weekend Tim, Kai and I headed north to visit my grandfather. We sat by the fireplace and chatted about future woodworking projects. Later in the afternoon, we traveled outside for Kai's very first adventure in the snow. Kai was all smiles from the first moments in his new sled. We pulled him along over … Continue reading Weekend notions.
Today marked the first day of many new adventures to come for the Iappini family. We ventured to Warwick, RI. where we finalized the purchase of our new sailboat, a Pearson 30'. The boat came with the name "Seawave" which is quite auspiciously the english translation of Kai's birth name (Kainalu)....AND Folks, the struggle is … Continue reading Sailing: New beginnings
Tim and I both happen to come from families of aquaholics. Growing up my dad was a lobsterman. I can't remember a time where I was ever uncomfortable on the open ocean. Some of my favorite childhood memories are out on his 23' Boston Whaler, pulling and baiting traps. Then taking home and racing the … Continue reading Sailing: Bright Light