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Old 07-22-2016, 02:04 PM   #1
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Video series about family selling everything to live on a sailboat

I remember reading about a family that decided to sell their house and quit their jobs and to live on a sailboat full time, and there was a series of videos they posted to show the process starting with getting rid of their stuff and selling their house to getting the sailboat, etc. I seem to remember seeing it referenced on one of the threads on here, but for the life of me I cannot find it, and I have searched on Google to no avail! Can anyone help me? Does anyone else know what I am referring to??

It sticks out in my mind that the first video in the series was done with a vertical orientation, and I remember there were comments complaining about that, and the rest of the videos were recorded in landscape or horizontal orientation.

UPDATE: I found it! The video series is on youtube called Sailboat Story Sailing.

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In case others might like to view the videos the OP refers to

I'm enjoying this young couple who first sold everything and lived in an RV for years. They just bought a 43' cruising catamaran, literally just learning the ropes. They have quite a few videos on YouTube as well.

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Old 07-23-2016, 07:53 AM   #3
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There is a great kindle book called Bumfuzzle about a couple that did this, and the book was free last time I checked.
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You might enjoy Sell Up and Sail: Taking the Ulysses Option, by Bill and Laurel Cooper: now in its fifth edition.

See generally "We Sailed Away From the Rat Race: the magical adventures of one couple who turned their backs on work and spent 36 years travelling the world".
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Old 08-08-2016, 05:53 AM   #5
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Here is one I have been following. They are cruising the Caribbean
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