April 20, 2010

Webfoot’s New Gas Tanks

If you read the earlier blog about our adventures in the San Juan Islands you know that we had some problems with our aging gas tanks. They are located in the cockpit in open compartments on both sides of the steering station. Due to their size and shape they are partially exposed to the environment causing the plastic to break down quite rapidly.We replaced one tank by necessity during our trip to the San Juan’s last summer and have since bought another to replace the second tank as well. One of the aging tanks in the open compartment. Note the...
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Warmer weather and protein pancakes

This weekend we had our first breakfast of the year on our deck. It’s finally warming up! And to celebrate the occasion I made Protein Pancakes. They taste great topped with honey or fresh fruit. Full of energy from our hearty breakfast we spent the rest of the day scrubbing and waxing the boat. Protein Pancakes Ingredients: 1 cup cottage cheese 2 egg whites 1 egg yolk 1 tbsp flour (soy or other) Beat the egg whites until until stiff peaks form. In separate bowl, mix egg yolk, cottage cheese and flour. Add the mixture to the egg whites and...
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