Author: BarnacleBabes

First ALL-FEMALE TEAM to do the VanIsle 360!

The VanIsle 360 is known as one of the most grueling yacht races in North America and Geminis Dream did it, “short-handed’, as there were only 4 of us on a 44’ yacht, most yachts that size had 8 or more crew. We had a 5th woman from Port Hardy to Winter Harbour, then Winter Harbour to Ucluelet legs. Just to note, this 5th woman was also a Gemini, the same age as myself and is just as much a character as all the other Geminis on the team. Geminis Dream Team with Moi won “first over the line”...

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Geminis Dream – Yes We Do!

Life is short and precious, and as a curious Gemini, I have always dreamed of travelling around the world…and somehow knew I would do it on a sailboat. As a lucky and a determined woman who had the good fortune to “just said no” to a rare form of aggressive cancer, I then realized that I had not yet even started to work towards my dream.  When I understood I had been given the gift of a second chance: I talked to my sister, who, as another Gemini wanting to travel…promptly announced she had the same dreams as me,...

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Magazine Winter 2017

CLICK TO READ Barnacle Babes Magazine – Winter/Spring 2017 Welcome to Vol 2 / Issue 1 of our Barnacle Babes Magazine.  Our Mermaid Issue Vol 2 / No 1. Filled with incredible stories, inspirations, advice and messages of ocean love, connection, community and conservation. We hope that you enjoy the stories, inspirations and efforts and that you share yours with us for future issues! Thank you to our contributors and sponsors – we could not do this without you!   Contributor Writers and Photographers Harriet Collins, Sarah Specker, Jessica Winkler, Morgan C. Knowles, Shaunna Echo-Hawk Atkinson, Kim Malama Lucien, Lisa...

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