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10 Storage Ideas for Small Living ....

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When living in small places like a yacht we need to be inventive when it comes to our storage solutions. On many occasions we need to store goods that will last us for many months while we cruise remote areas. Yachts have very awkward storage shapes and sizes that don't ever seem to be square. But if we are creative in how we use these spaces we can surprisingly fit an amazing amount of items. The key is to stay organised with a system so you remember where and when items were stored.



1.Roll instead of fold. In a home that hasn't got one square cupboard, folding towels and fitted sheets into these spaces is a chore in itself. So why not roll your linens? Just as it does in a suitcase, the rolling method creates more space and you do not have to worry about these items not fitting correctly. We store them grouped together eg: Vberth, aft cabin. 
2.Did we mention baskets? Placing like items in baskets will add extra space to every shelf. Also, placing small items in a basket or an u…

12 Days of Christmas Entertaining Recipes

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We hope you all have a wonderful Christmas and to do this we would like to share with you 12 of Our Galley's Favourite Easy Entertaining Recipes. Christmas is the time of year where we do the most of our socialising with family and friends. However it can also be stressful not knowing what to serve when the guests are arriving. These 12 recipes you can have prepared before the guests walk in the door. Which leaves you time to relax and enjoy the company of those you love to spend time with.
1st Day of Christmas 
Glazed Goats Cheese Platter
Ingredients
250 grams. log goat cheese
¼ cup mango chutney
2 tbs. chopped walnuts
Crackers or bread
dried apricots
Grapes
Let's Plate up
Place goat cheese on serving platter.  In small bowl, microwave mango chutney on High for 1 minute; if you don't have a microwave like us in a small saucepan bring chutney to simmer; pour over goat cheese.  Top with chopped walnuts.  Serve with crackers, bread, dried apricots, and grapes.

2nd Day of Chri…

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