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During my final semester at University, I told my best friend, “I think I’m going to do this whole yachting thing!” She replied with “When do we go?” Over seven years later I’m still traveling around the world, enjoying adventure and friendships as a Super Yacht Chief Stewardess.
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Hey, I’m Gemma.

Vancouver girl with a heart for community, obsession with baked goods, and love of yachting. Striving to help as many yachties as possible to find a balance between work & travel.

Join me as I share stories from incredible women around the world — all on a mission to build a stronger yachting community. The Yacht Stew is here to serve YOU! From Chief Stew to New Crew, and everything that pops up in-between, I have you covered.

Cabin Deco


As someone who gets giddy over the finer details, I knew I simply had to take some time to make our Cabin feel like home. The boat provides the linen, mattress & towelling, but what about a beautiful throw blanket or dainty lights that create the perfect glow? I’m sharing my favourite & easy peasy ways of make a Cabin feel like HOME!

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At the core of this platform, I have always wanted it to be about Community & Collaboration over Competition. So today, I am really excited to be sharing our first GUEST EDIT! Recently the lovely Alessia reached out to me and asked if she should write something...

Long Distance ~ Part 2

Long Distance ~ Part 2

Happy Friday Friends! I am currently sitting in our cabin.. yes... OUR! For those of you that didn't see my instagram announcement , Ben joined my Crew this week and I officially  have my gorgeous hubby as a roommate again! Totally weird  timing though as this week...

Long  Distance ~ Part 1

Long Distance ~ Part 1

As many of you know, I have been doing long distance with my husband this past summer. At the beginning of our relationship, we spent 11 days together in 6 months and we certainly didn't expect to have to do it again! And while I would have loved to of spent every day...

Service Q&A

Service Q&A

I recently received an email from a lovely Yacht Stewardess that is about to take on her first Head of Service Role! She had a few questions for me and I thought it would be great to share them with all of you! When stepping into a Head of Department role for the...

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