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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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Guest Edit ~ Crew Wellness

Guest Edit ~ Crew Wellness

Recently, I reached out to Lauren (The Green Stew) to ask if she would be interested in doing a Guest Edit. I really admire her eco approach to all things yachting and thought you would all benefit from her wisdom! Lucky for us, she said a massive YES and put together...

Online Wine Courses

Online Wine Courses

Online Courses Whether you are for them, or against them, online courses seem to be the hot topic right now amongst Stewardesses. I am all for continuing your education and making the most out of every situation. Being stuck in a pandemic can be daunting and being...

Iso Job’s List

Iso Job’s List

YAY after 2 months of solid guest trips, I have had a day off! And the first thing I did was have a massive, and well deserved 12 hours sleep, it was the BEST! I am feeling well-rested and have spent the past two days reading a book & laying in the sunshine....

Cigar’s: Types & Smoke Time

Cigar’s: Types & Smoke Time

In an effort to continue learning, I have been taking a few online courses. When deciding what courses to take, I asked myself...  "What topic would I be unable to teach the Interior about?" Cigars came to mind, so I decided to try out an online Cigar Course! I went...

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