But WHY Is Flying So Exhausting?

But WHY Is Flying So Exhausting?

So, you want to know why flying is so exhausting??  Welllllll...you're going to have to wait a bit because I'm currently trying to take a nap in the Pilot's Lounge at KCBE.  😉😳😴

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flyGIRL Lilian Bland

flyGIRL Lilian Bland

Unconventional and not ladylike, Lilian Bland eagerly smashed tradition while pioneering many “firsts” for women and for the world of aviation. By: Haley Guerin  The wind rushed through the brown, wavy hair of Lilian Bland as she soared through the skies. Tingling...

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Miami Trip!-Part Three

Miami Trip!-Part Three

The Florida vacation was coming to an end.  Hopefully, you’ve read Part One and Two.  If not, please go back and read to catch up!  The whole point of my sharing this trip is to provide some encouragement for you to plan flights or flying expeditions that are out of...

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Flying to Miami! Part Two

Flying to Miami! Part Two

My experience flying IFR for any amount of time longer than two hours is limited.  My journey from Cincinnati to Miami (which you can read more about in last weeks blog, Part One) was mostly VFR.   So far, the flight had made it over the Smokies and into Florida.  The...

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Flying to Miami! Part One

Flying to Miami! Part One

Flying to Miami and venturing over the Florida Keys in my little plane has been on my bucket list for a couple of years and the time had finally come to do it!  Any excuse to visit Florida is always good for me.  I was born in Florida and absolutely love the constant...

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flyGIRL Interview with Ten Dot

Flying is in my blood.  My father was a Navy pilot and retired as a commercial pilot from FedEx.  My love of flying actually came from my Uncle Robert.  He was a general aviation pilot.   He would take me flying in his Chipmunk at our local municipal airport when I...

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Keep It In Perspective

A few weeks ago, my blog revealed some personal insight into some recent challenges.  There was a tremendous response and concern from many.  It has been greatly appreciated.  I’m fine.  Life is full of ups and downs.   At my core, there is always an optimist.  ...

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Top Ten Playlist!

Top Ten Playlist!

Life without music (and flying) would be terrible!  Music can change your mood and lift your spirits in mere seconds.  Just for fun, I’ve compiled my current favorite ten songs to share.  It was challenging just choosing ten.  Some of these are new songs, some are...

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Wow!  Who Knew?

Wow! Who Knew?

If you follow me at all or know anything about me (which I’m assuming you do otherwise you wouldn’t be reading this), you probably know that I’m on a winding path of discovery.  I’ve been acquiring new knowledge in all things aviation and running two businesses, one...

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Special Mother’s Day Edition: flyGIRL Photo Album

Mother's Day I've been traveling all day today and really had no plans to post a blog at all today.  However, after receiving messages and gifts from my boys, I decided to publish an album showcasing my handsome, fun, gifted boys.  Life with boys is amazing!  I love...

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