When we finally knew we were going to actually bring our trawler home, Randy and I decided then to start thinking of what to name her. Being my usual organized self, I started a list of boat names on my iPad. When ever Randy and I felt creative (or had a few drinks) and thought of any cool boat … [Read more...] about Naming our DeFever trawler
Once Randy and I decided this DeFever was the boat for us, we made an offer. The negotiating process went well and once we had reached an agreement, it was time to schedule the sea trial and survey.We googled surveyors in the Sarasota/St. Pete area and found a couple promising sites. Randy … [Read more...] about Sea trial & survey
Hi ya'll, welcome aboard. My name is Kim and I am embarking on a new adventure. My boyfriend, Randy, and I have decided to purchase a 40' trawler and live aboard.Now, this wasn't an overnight decision, however, both of us have always loved the water and loved boating. We've always wanted a good … [Read more...] about Welcome aboard the Blue Turtle!