How My Unexpected Trials Led To flyGIRL

Forgive any grammatical errors please! I’m currently traveling and my WiFi is very spotty, at best.  This had to be typed up and posted as quickly as possible! You Feel Me?!  For those of you whose brains are constantly bombarded with random thoughts, ideas, and...
You Make It Happen..Here’s Why.

You Make It Happen..Here’s Why.

  This week was exciting, busy, and often overwhelming! That’s how I’d describe the last few weeks! It was with great joy that we were able to award the flyGIRL/Sporty’s $4,000 flight training scholarship to Laura Galvez. She is well-deserving of the financial...
Scholarship Finalists!

Scholarship Finalists!

Check out these amazing applicants and give me some feedback on your favorites!  The Essay of Laura Galvez My grandfather treasured his little Cessna and loved to fly family and friends. My uncle used to share stories from flying with the Air Force in Desert Storm and...
What Do Female Pilots Have In Common?

What Do Female Pilots Have In Common?

It might not be what you think.   Choosing A flyGIRL In the past few weeks, a large amount of my time has been spent reading and reviewing (reading and reviewing, and reading, and rereading…) the resumés, essays, and recommendation letters, etc., of hundreds of women...
Should You Keep Your Resolutions?

Should You Keep Your Resolutions?

We are two weeks into the new year.  How are your resolutions going? Do you remember what they were?? 🤔I’ve personally never been a huge fan or practitioner of New Year’s resolution-making.  To me, they come off as unrealistic in the long-term or a blatantly temporary...
2020: How To Handle The Ups and Downs

2020: How To Handle The Ups and Downs

2019 is over and done.  All of our friends are posting and sharing what their greatest accomplishments were in 2019.  If you’re a pilot, you’ll typically see statements such as: “I earned by tail-wheel endorsement!,” “I became an airline pilot!,” “I made my first...