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Regional vs. Mainline: A Flight Attendant’s Perspective

When I was applying to be a flight attendant last Fall, my approach was to leave no stone left unturned. I applied to obscure little airlines and all the big … Continue Reading →


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Winged Whimsy Weekly

Hello again, all! I have another crop of winged whimsy to share today. Belle and I completed recurrent training yesterday, which is essentially a day-long review of all the emergency … Continue Reading →


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Flight Attendant Pet Peeves Pt. 1

There are several unwritten rules among flight attendants. Most are common sense (ask if anyone you’re working with wants leftover meals in first class when passengers don’t eat them/ offer … Continue Reading →


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Orange You Glad (Orlando, FL)

It was all sun, all fun on a recent trip to Orlando. I was delighted to find out that I would be flying with Y.P., one of the women I … Continue Reading →


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Flight Attendant Approved Shoes

When I went into flight attendant training, I bought a beautiful pair of comfortable pumps. They were kind of pricey, but I did my research; they were made by a … Continue Reading →


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Human Tofu

When you become a flight attendant, you’re told you need to be flexible in order to do well in this line of work. What they don’t tell you is you’ll … Continue Reading →


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10 Items Every Flight Attendant Needs On A Trip

Over the last several months, I’ve learned a thing or two about what a flight attendant needs on a long (or short) trip. It’s a slow process, sprinkled with moments … Continue Reading →


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A Flight Attendant’s Tips To Efficiently Packing Multiple Meals in One Bag

A few weeks ago, I was shopping and saw this product from Rubbermaid—Lunch Blox. I thought to myself, this would be perfect for flight attendants with our constantly-on-the-go lifestyle. I … Continue Reading →


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What Happens in Vague-Guess (Las Vegas, NV)

One of the things I’m quickly learning about my long overnights in a given city/country is it’s nigh impossible to fit everything I want to do in one day (or … Continue Reading →


one of many cabin mock-up training sessions. Those oxygen masks are hard to pack away again!

Back in Blue

***disclaimer*** names have been changed (as well as my own) to protect the privacy of my friends and family. For the list of main characters on my blog, click here … Continue Reading →