Hey, Memphis! Guess who’s going to be in town!? Come on out and meet Angelia from #thepilotwifelife (that’s me!) along with my husband. You will also get to meet and mingle with other awesome aviation families from your own area. Come alone or come with your spouse. Either way, you will be welcomed with open [...]
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.
As you all know by now, we talk a lot about the necessity of learning to F.L.Y. in order to sustain a happy aviation marriage. F.L.Y. is my acronym for first love yourself. No, this doesn't mean not caring about our spouses' needs or loving them well; it means living life to it's fullest when [...]