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Up, up and away - taking a familiarization flight at Winnipeg Aviation

“Okay, Brenlee, you’re going to land this airplane,” says Dan Reeves, flight instructor and owner of Winnipeg Aviation.
These are words I never thought I’d hear – especially without some monumental crises happening around me and about 72 people who must’ve refused before me. 600 more words

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Travel Thursday: Flying Tips for Rookies

So you’ve never flown before and you have no idea what to expect. No idea what to pack and you are wondering how you are going to kill time on a long-haul flight or any flight for that matter. 607 more words


We Just Booked Our First Flight Ever...And We Need Your Advice

I just spent the last half hour booking our first flight ever. At ages 31 and 32 respectively, people always balk at the fact that neither my husband nor I has ever been on a plane. 627 more words

Surviving Your First Flight with a Baby

I’ll be the first to confess that one of my biggest fears, was to fly with my one-year-old. I was so nervous, I replayed “the plan” over and over again in my head, and only slept for two hours. 1,129 more words

Taking to the Skies

Readers, if you live in the South, you know we are experiencing a ice storm. In a couple days it’ll warm up and life will go back to normal, so until then stay safe and warm. 445 more words


Its a bird, its a plane.. Its me on a plane!

I travel a lot. Okay. Maybe travel is the wrong word. I don’t want to mislead you into thinking I’m jet setting to exotic locations every week and gallivanting around the world. 1,276 more words

Guest Post: First Time Flying

I’ve never had a guest blog post before, but here’s the first one. My first passenger has written up a post for me on his experience on Monday.

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