The Ultimate Sailing Websites Roundup

This is your favorite sailing website above all others, right? [wink] Actually, I’m not so arrogant as to believe that. I bet you have several others that you like to visit as much or more than this one.

Enter the 2016 Stingy Sailor DIY Project Contest

As I said in Top 10 DIY Projects of 2015, we got a lot of work done on our sailboats last year. I’ve received comments and emails from many of you who rolled up your sleeves and took on DIY projects large and small, simple and complex. Now’s your turn to show off some of your hard work…

Top 10 DIY Projects of 2015

What a year it’s been here on The $tingy Sailor! We’ve seen incredible growth in the number of pages viewed every day—up 260% over last year to over 250,000 views to date from 148 countries. The number of you who subscribed to this blog to receive the Stingy Sailor Spotlight newsletter more than doubled. I sent out…

Joyeux Noël

Today we celebrate the Christ who came and lived a perfect life of love and peace among us as an example for all mankind. While hatred and violence still remain, be a gift of love and peace to your family, your friends, and your fellow man today and every day to come. Joy and hope for 2016 from…

A New Kid on the Block is Coming!

It goes without saying that the Catalina 22 is the undisputed King of the 22′ Sailboats. Hands down, walking away. But there’s a new kid a-comin’.

Seattle Boat Show 2015 – Operation Foghorn

For a stingy sailor, boat shows are like going undercover as a spy. You can walk the aisles of exhibits and tour fancy new yachts looking like any other potential buyer but in reality, you represent the antithesis of the new yacht shopper. You’re a mole from the other side, the kind of owner that keeps…

Dinner Invitation for Seattle Boat Show Attendees

Are you going to the Seattle Boat Show 2015 on Friday, January 30th? If so, and you’d like to meet up with other stingy sailors for a casual, Dutch treat dinner, join us at the Cask and Trotter restaurant at 711 Westlake Ave N (between Valley St & Mercer St) around 6:00 pm for some good BBQ,…

Ten Most Popular DIY Projects of 2014

Merry Christmas to all you stingy sailors out there! I hope you are enjoying a warm celebration of the reason for the season with family and friends. That’s what’s going on here at The $tingy Sailor home port, but this is not the time of year for being stingy to others. Instead, I try to be…

Important Address Change Announcement

It’s official. The $tingy Sailor blog now has its own domain name, stingysailor.com. In part due to your nudges, I registered the domain name this week. You can now forget the wordpress.com domain part and simply type stingysailor.com in your browser’s address bar to get here. If you have the old address bookmarked in your…