Yachtie Glow

The Yachtie Glow: Comparing crew life on cruise ships, yachts

The Yachtie Glow: by Angela Orecchio My first job at sea was on The Pride of Aloha cruise ship in Hawaii, working for Norwegian Cruise Line America.  I was a…

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The Yachtie Glow: Have a plan to help you survive the job hunt

The Yachtie Glow: by Angela Orecchio When you first arrive in port looking for work, you’re excited about the adventures and opportunities on the way. You also may be nervous because…

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Battling weight gain onboard boils down to choices

Many stewardesses gain weight while working on board a yacht and then become unhappy with themselves after a while. It seems unfair since stews are always running around and working…

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Yachtie Glow: Six simple ways to reduce plastic onboard

Yachtie Glow: by Angela Orecchio While I care a great deal about the environment, I’m just as guilty as anyone when it comes to buying plastic items for convenience. Plastic…

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The Yachtie Glow: Five healthy grab-and-go snacks

The Yachtie Glow: by Stew Angela Orecchio Yacht crew have many days when they barely have the chance to sit down, let alone eat a healthy meal. Maybe it’s boat…

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The Yachtie Glow: Seven-day, healthy crew workout plan

The Yachtie Glow: by Stew Angela Orecchio Even if you’re having a long week, try fitting in a short workout each day. This workout can be done easily in a…

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Skip the gossip, negativity to stay healthy onboard

The Yachtie Glow: by Angela Orecchio Being healthy on board isn’t always just about what we eat and how much we exercise. It’s also about our emotions and how we…

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Five ways yachties can beat the winter blues

While many yacht crew get to enjoy an endless summer, many more of us will experience some cooler weather, shorter days and less sun this winter. This can affect our…

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Seven tips for creating the perfect holiday dining experience

When guests sit down at the table this holiday season, it should be the goal of all stews to take their breath away with extra special table settings. It is…

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Yacht table decor, a beginner’s guide

It’s no secret that the food on board a yacht is one of the biggest highlights of a guest trip.  Similarly, how the table is presented will change the experience…

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