"Yes, that's A as in apple, N as in Nancy, G as in giraffe..." And my all-time favorite, unofficial letter clarification that I've ever actually heard uttered from someone's lips (to date)..."that's U as in uterus!" Can you imagine having big, macho men all over the world coming over the airwaves with those deep, sexy, [...]
I recently sat across the table from another woman over a dinner of sub-par pizza at a unexceptional restaurant. We attempted to have some semblance of a conversation despite the persistent din of her young children, who apparently found our attempts at female fellowship dull, at best. It was my first time meeting her, and [...]
If you are married to aviation...errr...I mean someone in aviation (is there a difference?) you know that it definitely affects many every aspect of your daily lifestyle. From where you live (about a zillion miles from anyone you actually know) to your newfound ability to single-handedly deal with the venomous snake curled up on your [...]
Tuesday night I asked a seemingly simple question on my The Pilot WifeLife Facebook page: How did you meet your aviation spouse? The response was breathtaking and diverse, as I knew it would be! Because you, my family, are breathtaking and diverse. "He's a gift!" "My best friend." "Married 41 years. He passed almost 2 [...]
We're all searching for it--the secret to surviving the pilot wife life. After all, that's why you're reading this, right? Well let me apologize to you in advance because... If you're looking for advice from a mighty oak-- a solid, unwavering somebody who's got this whole pilot wife life thing all figured out and held [...]
It never fails. As soon as I mention that my husband is a pilot, one of several typical responses/questions will immediately follow. It's truly not the asker's fault, as there is no way for them to have an insider scoop unless they are, well, an insider, and aviation truly is a vast and fascinating career. [...]
You are beautiful, family.