The written adventure

Follow our long adventure with the posts below. Let us know what you think by posting a comment – you can also subscribe to notifications when we publish an update.

Also check out the Brookes’ Big Boat Trip Bucket Blog to see only the posts relating to our smaller adventures we want to do while we are on our trip.

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…. 21st June 2019 - Well not really, but a Christmas tree has found its way onboard amongst our many, many, many other bits and
Winter Hats Goodbye winter hats 18th May 2019 - With seven weeks to go until the big day we are busy packing up the house. It seems strange to
Courtesy Flags Where are we going? 18th March 2019 - We spent a good amount of time running through the 36 different flags we would need to hoist in all

Recent Posts

  • Time flies.

    Time flies.

    Wow it just does not stop, it does not wait to give you half a …Read more
  • The big push…

    The big push…

    We are into our last week of our trip. We have had fun in Hampton, …Read more
  • Wahoo!


    “Am I looking any different?” Liz asked enthusiastically.“Yes, you look fatter!” Helen replied. It was …Read more
  • The old and the new

    The old and the new

    The east coast of the states so far has been unforgettable. Where the giant body …Read more
  • And we’re off…

    And we’re off…

    Winning an important match? Watching your child graduate with their degree? Buying the house of …Read more