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A Flight Attendant’s Facebook Updates That Will Make You Question Humanity

  People constantly ask me, “What’s the craziest thing that has ever happened on the plane?” I always shrug and say, “I dunno.”

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5 Gifts To Give The Flight Attendant In Your Life This Holiday Season

I was out wandering Las Olas Blvd— the quaint restaurant row and fancy shopping avenue in Ft Lauderdale. It was window and ‘sometimes walking-in’ shopping. While purchasing a knick-knack,

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“I Do This Because…” 9 Reasons Why Flight Attendants Must Fly

Ask a flight attendant why she flys… Ask a cabin crew why he packs his suitcase for the millionth time… Ask a recovering FA why she wants to return

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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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The Perfect Combination Of Chaos And Control

So I am now 27… This is what being a year older and a year wiser looks like. Last year, I had a break up, quit my job, moved, my close friend passed away.  I went on a cross country road trip.  I

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What Is ‘The Flight Attendant Life?’

I asked myself the question, “What is The Flight Attendant Life?” while staring at a mostly blank screen, trying to write.  I hate that word ‘trying’ because what it really means

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Don’t Leave Me Here

I don’t feel very alive at this moment.  Maybe it’s that I’ve been living so alive, so fully, at such high intensity, that I’ve temporarily run out of pizzaz.  Only for a second

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Benefits Of Flying For A Large Airline

Recently, I wrote about the benefits of working for a small airline.  I have been very grateful for my flying experience, but it is all that I know.  I wanted to learn about what the opposite is like,

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Peanut Butter Goes Better With Jelly

I sit around in my room for hours on end, drinking tea and listening to The Sleep Playlist on Spotify.  I curl up with a book, the only interruption being the frequent whistles of a text messages from

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Up, Up, & Away: Saying Goodbye To Hawaii Life

Today, I got back to Hawaii, finally, bringing an end t0 my stint as a Honolulu based flight attendant.  I say finally because we were a day late…weather this time (it’s always something).

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