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Archive for January 2010

Air New Zealand’s bare cheek when it comes to safety

January 27, 2010

I have a friend who has moved to New Zealand recently, and my attention has since been drawn to this video… I have to say, that as far as safety demonstration videos goes, it doesn’t fail to keep your eyes glued to the screen in a ‘surely not!‘ way…  Oh, and just in case you […]

Living with a Pilot is frustrating when your career is not so hot.

January 26, 2010

Life is a mixed bag at the moment. I am getting fed up with work. I am self-employed, but this is something that wasn’t made clear to me until several weeks after I was taken on in the role. They led me to believe that it was an employed role with all the benefits thereof […]

A touch of the green-eyed trip monster

January 24, 2010

Bf has just got back from a 5 day long-haul trip that I had hoped I would be going on with him too.  Unfortunately, for logistical reasons, it was not possible.  It was a hard goodbye to say through green eyes and I have to be honest I did give him a bit of a […]

A beautiful song I wanted to share

January 13, 2010

Sorry, this is a little off the wall, and nothing to do with aviation, my pilot, or me (other than I like it) but I still wanted to share it with you. I just discovered a musician I really like. A Fine Frenzy… If you have never heard anything of hers before, listen to this […]

Happy New Decade!

January 9, 2010

So we’re in a new decade… Out of the Noughties and into the ten-teens. I can’t help wondering what the new decade will bring. I remember the turn of the millenium so well; mainly because I was so bloody miserable! I had a six month old baby, with a man I wasn’t happy with; we […]