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You’re going to give up on me…

My schedule is NOT the reason we won’t work out…or maybe it is. A flight attendant’s schedule and dating.

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A Flight Attendant’s Time

When travel and schedules are dictated on someone else’s time table. It’s the nature of aviation, but what happens when it conflicts?

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That ‘Other Life’

You live ‘Flight Attendant Life’ and then you live that ‘other life.’ The one that includes the realities of home, unrequited crushes, babies, bills, stillness, and all the things

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Holiday Schedule

Do you ‘Fly for your sanity’ or is Flight Attendant Life something else entirely?

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The One Guarantee as a Flight Attendant

What consistently happens in my job is CHANGE and LOTS of it. I plan my trips, the catering, and what I pack based on one scenario— redeye departure, one passenger, reposition, back on Wednesday— only

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Adventure vs. Security: Can you have both as a flight attendant?

Human nature is funny. It’s as if we equally crave both adventure and security. If we have too much stability, routine, and predictability, we become bored. If there is too much unknown, uncertainty,

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Staying sane when a ‘flight attendant schedule’ means NO schedule

It was 6am, in whatever mid-western city I happened to wake up in that morning. My phone brightly blinked awake as an incoming text vibrated an announcement. “Do you have an India Visa?” The words

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Don’t Get Attached

“Hey, Alex! It’s Karalee…or Kara.” I pause for a second before continuing my ‘cold-call.’ “I’m on your trip tomorrow…” I transform my statement into a question by the slight intonation

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Flight Attendant Schedules: A Flight Attendant At A Major Airline ‘Bids’

One of the most frequent questions flight attendants field, or that I hear on this blog is, “What is your schedule like as cabin crew?” This inquiry usually

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This is #MyFlightAttendantLife: How A Flight Attendant Spends The Hours Of A Month

“Where are you?” they ask… I answer with, “Here.” I am here.  But, always going there. My life is determined by three pages in a digital PDF document, sent to me every month

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