Author: Carole

Cheers to Autumn

From September to November, schedules remain quite hectic generally, it is a transition period. Between end of season, last bosses or charter trips, Atlantic Crossings, Yacht Show in the Med & Florida, boats getting sold, or getting ready for shipyards…. , crew leaving  or starting new jobs, what did I forget ? Holidays of course, Yes they are also part […]

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A Cigar Tale

So when it comes to smoke a cigar, aficionados like an entire ritual with it, in a way it is very similar to wine tasting : it is all about aromas, taste, aging, storing but also pairing with the right drink.   Here I will just go with the basic tips for you to feel at ease when you have […]

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Loving Orchids

Orchids are one of the richest flowering plants family with over 30 000 species , dispatched in over 800 groups . You can find many of them in the Tropics like South East Asia, and Caribbean Islands but not only. They also live in semi desert countries, some neotropical orchids species can be found in Southern Central America, South America, […]

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The Crew Coach

When I have decided to create my website/blog, I knew what I was trying to achieve: helping stewardesses and everyone working in the hospitality industry with their interior decoration purchases… but I had no idea of the outcome of this new activity. In fact since I have launched this new project through all the social networks (which I normally would […]

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Easter Inspirations

For those looking for a combination of a fun trip and a chocolate decadence, go run to Brussels for Easter week end . For those in the Netherlands area, it is a short trip going to Belgium and totally worth it . I will always remember my week end there back in 2012 , beside the fact that all chocolate […]

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Beach Spirit

Turquoise is my favorite color so it will be the theme of these lines. Working on boats for so many years, living by the sea or spending time in Marinas, you always try to cruise and search for that perfect patch of color ….   Now that you have found it, it is time to find the perfect beach and organize […]

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Yachts du Coeur

🐠🐟🐬🦞🐙⚓️  Non profit organization  dedicated to provide unified humanitarian aid, conservation, and disaster relief to coastal communities. Eco Mer association, in partnership with YachtAid Global in the USA, has become known for its work coordinating yacht crew and help those in need, collecting from yachts who want to give away items which are no longer used or needed on board […]

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4 Ocean

4 Ocean is actively cleaning our oceans and coastlines.🐬🐠🦀🌊 You can support Andrew and Alex , the founders of  “4 Ocean” and buy one or several cut lovely bracelets made out of recycle material Go check their website and get to know the story behind this fantastic project.🐬🐠🦀🌊

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Montana Mex

Montana Mex carries a line of delicious condiments with plenty flavors, this company has been created by Chef Eduardo Garcia nearly 10 years ago now, private chef on yachts for many years , we have had the chance to work together on the same yacht for nearly 2 years , it has been a fun and rich experience , especially […]

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Ironing a button down shirt in less than 5 mn

Start with the collar (remember to put back the collar stays) Then shoulders, and top front part of the shirt Sleeves 1 and 2       4. Frontside with button hole       5. Backside of the shirt       6. Frontside with the button (button on table side)       7. Place the shirt on […]

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