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Rejection: It’s not just a flight attendant thing

Within the past week, I fielded a couple of rejections- one writing related and one dating related.  The simple email response from the intern telling me, “I’m

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I Don’t Want To Fly Anymore…

And as I write that sentence, I feel tears welling up, blurring my current view, which is a street in the city of Nazareth.  Yeah, you read that right.  I’m in Israel.  Not for work this time,

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Drinking & The Flight Attendant Life: When does drinking in aviation become a problem?

By Chase B New Year’s Day 2015 was monumental for me.  For the first time since I began drinking at 16, I was alive and functioning after the festivities of

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Dear New Flight Attendant- What You Don’t Know About Airplane Food

Dear New Flight Attendant, Congratulations and welcome to the best and worst thing of your life.  This job is filled with many highs and many lows, and with all of my baking background, I’m not

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Cabin Crew Stories: Shouldn’t That Be Illegal?

Disclaimer: I will have to tread softly with this post, as I have already chosen a controversial headline.  I’m a marketer.  What can I say?  Website numbers matter to me.  That, and honesty.

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The Flight Attendant Life’s Reflections of 2014

It’s time for the yearly wrap up.   Usually, I don’t end up posting this blog until December is practically over, but I have had the very good luck of sitting reserve, meaning on call, in

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True Stories: How I Became A Flight Attendant

A few months ago, while biking to a small Swedish town, I asked Rachael to contribute to 'The Flight Attendant Life.' I felt that the website could use her contagious energy and spirit of adventure. I

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Don’t Rush Her- That Thing Called Life

As the train clicks and rocks its way past buildings colored with Japanese characters, and trees dusted with the yellow, orange, and red hues of Fall, I sit quietly, contemplating how life discoveries

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Tired of…

Tired of… This life.  It makes me tired of… Disclaimer: Everyone has bad days at work. This is not the view of a collective group or an employer, but simply

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