Tips, Tricks and Tales is a compilation of over 100 posts from www.simplysailingonline.com. Included are dozens of tips for living and sailing a simple boat, sailing with kids (including homeschooling ideas) and stories to make the reader laugh and cry. Nearly 200 full color photographs illustrate do-it-yourself projects and show us the people and places that make cruising a joy. There are complete recipes as well as easy to follow instructions for tying the most useful knots onboard any boat. Connie McBride is the author of several cruising books and her articles have been published in many sailing magazines. In Tips, Tricks and Tales she shares a decade of experience of living and exploring onboard a simple boat. ...