The Boat Galley Resource Center is THE place to get information that you won't get in a typical Learn To Sail or Learn To Cruise course. I'm Carolyn Shearlock and I'd like to help you:
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Get 5 full-length courses and more for one low price. Lifetime access for $99 ($165 if purchased separately).
Go up to three weeks between grocery trips and still have great meals with these detailed step-by-step galley-tested strategies. $29
Save time and make cruising to The Bahamas easy on yourself with these step-by-step how-to’s, info, and in-depth checklists. $39
How to best use your VHF from routine calls to advanced features such as DSC, AIS and weather. $29
Innovative ideas for storing everything aboard your boat: tools and parts, galley, clothes, medical supplies, electronics, and more. $39
Details of living aboard and the cruising lifestyle. An introductory course loaded with practical info. $29
Conquer your galley from provisioning to storing food to cooking. Save time, money and stress! $29.
Step-by-step plan to downsize your entire home without being overwhelmed. What to keep, sell, store and how to do it. $97
Organize every aspect of your boat's operation and maintenance in one book. Six sections; 164 pages. Sold on Amazon US, Canada and Mexico.
Quick reference to use at the VHF -- what channel to use, high vs. low power, spelling alphabet, and more. Sold on Amazon.
Expandable case for title, registration, insurance, surveys, hurricane plan, and more for local or international cruising. Sold on Amazon.
20% off Aqua Map chart packages for use with the free Aqua Map app for iOS/Android. Cost varies by region.
Eat great meals, using fresh ingredients, even without a refrigerator. $12
800+ everyday recipes made from obtainable ingredients, using hand utensils. In-depth instructions for unfamiliar cooking techniques.
Discover all my recommended Amazon products for boat and galley in The Boat Galley's Amazon store.
Want to know what living on a boat is really like or how you can do it? Info for those just starting to explore the possibilities.
Get info on gaining skills, buying and owning a boat, working on your boat, buying stuff for your boat and moving aboard.
Real help for the frustration, stress, and overwhelm that the first year of cruising can bring.
Make cooking off-grid easier, even though you have less space, few electrical appliances, no nearby store and a tiny refrigerator.
Make prepping for a hurricane easier and a little less stressful with my 10-point tip sheet and editable hurricane prep checklists.
Six editable documents and checklists to help in buying, using and maintaining a boat.
Know just how much to buy of what -- all arranged by grocery store aisle -- with this handy form. Includes detailed instructions.
Part-time cruiser? Know just what you need to take back to the boat - without overprovisioning - with this handy editable list!
Affordable individualized mentoring, including budgeting, boat-buying, gaining skills, avoiding pitfalls, transitioning to life afloat, and more.
See what cruising is really like! Take on as much of the responsibility as you wish with a teaching captain to lend support.