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Finding Your Way Home: How Flight Attendants Stay Grounded

A typical conversation between long-distance flight attendant friends: “Wait, I thought you were in Texas.” “Nope, Milwaukee to Houston and then to Monterrey, Mexico. Where are you today,

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When Everyone You Love Lives Halfway Around The World

It’s almost dawn in Las Vegas. I’m staring out the window at the bright lights of the casinos, unable to sleep. Yesterday at this time I was at the airport in San Francisco, running between

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Dear John Doe: An Open Letter From Flight Attendants To The Significant Others We Left Behind

  A few days ago, TheFlightAttendant.com received a comment that pretty much broke our collective flight attendant heart. Read on, from “John Doe:”     This one sorta got

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Falling in Love: One Flight Attendant’s Confessions

I thought I understood that travel, the flight attendant life, and my life in a bag to be a slow killer of relationships.  I thought that I knew that goodbyes

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Does Aviation Ruin Relationships?

Vegas International Airport.  I was stand-by stuck.  My day had started at 4a, attempting to commute from Los Angeles, to Ft. Lauderdale, on what was said to be the busiest travel day of the year.  It

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Car Buying, Speed Dating, & An Impossible Match

Emily had begged to go speed dating.  I said there just wasn’t time, which seems a little oxymoron-ish considering speed dating’s whole concept revolves around quick assessments, and rejections,

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Maybe You Should Get A Goldfish

Today, I caught myself smiling as I looked at Real Simple.  The colorful magazine spread was telling me how I should decorate.  Decorate a house.  Yeah.  True story.  This girl, excited about nesting?

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My Tinder Boyfriend: Dating & The Flight Attendant Life

I’m dating someone! Oh wait…wrong tense.  I dated someone.  Last week.  Yeah!?  I know, right?!  Biggest surprise of my life and yours:  SHE’S NOT SINGLE ANYMORE! Hoooray!!! But,

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Confessions Of A Flight Attendant

  I believe that people make mistakes. I believe in second chances. I believe that sometimes my choices unintentionally hurt those around me. I believe in friendship, and I choose to still believe

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Flight Attendant Problems

Flight Attendant Problems… And flight attendants have a lot of them.  Being a flight attendant is not just a career, but a lifestyle.  All aspects of a flight

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