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Slow food. Rich Life Part 3

Breakfast was amazing. These unsweet crepes are quite delicious and called M'smmen. They have a very mild cream cheese and honey that you...

Slow food. Rich Life Part 2

So back to Bob, I mean Alastair. He told Linda and I a crazy story of arriving in the Medina and being locked out of his hotel for at...

Slow food. Rich Life Part 1

This is my first blog from Morocco. Today we sit in our resort the J’nane Tamsna eating by ourselves in our rooms and waiting our return...

POWER

Power… I have never had so much power at the tip of my fingers as I do as a Captain for American Airlines. It is an extremely seductive...

Boulevard of Green Lights

I have never lived a “normal” life…….but what is normal? It is the status quo of the past? Is it what people are doing now? Is it what...

A Christmas Miracle

Sometimes it is the smallest things that touch our hearts and create a moment that we know we will remember. A small, very small...

Leadership 401

Flying has been very benign lately so I have been working on this post for a while now.  At the same time, I have been noticing on...

The Dark and Stormy Night…..Part 2

Where were we?  Oh, my screens just reappeared for the second time.  This is where I start thinking from the hearing backward.  “So how...

The Dark and Stormy Night…..Part 1

“Just another one of those days” means something totally different at 35,000 feet than it does on your living room couch.  Settle in…this...

SELECTIVE FATIGUE

Getting older, I rarely sleep though the night anymore……it was about 2:20 am and I woke up, I noticed that my phone was face down but the...

RECREATIONAL OUTRAGE

ALOHA!!! Life has smiled on you when you realize that you are telling people that your paid job is taking you to one of the most...

Trip number 3 as a new Captain

I am finally feeling comfortable in my new seat. From the first flight little things would plague me. There was always something that...

from the flight deck

It is a beautiful day at Flight Level 320. Even though I don’t write these blogs while I am flying, the hours across the blue skies of...

The Last

I am sorry I have not blogged in so long.  8 days to be exact.  It has been a hard 8 days.  We have been so busy trying to execute the...

8 days and a wake up

It is so close now I can smell it…the sweet smell of freedom. Though, I am extremely disappointed that there were no flights to Africa...

Pool Party

Even the inmates get a day of fun!!  Saturday was Mia’s birthday and we had a group of us that traveled off base to a hotel and enjoyed...

Happy Birthday to me

Well…..thank you to all of you who showered me with birthday cards, presents and surprises.  What a great birthday…Mom and Dad’s cards...

Roll them balls...

Just a little blurb about our Bingo night….I can’t believe I won two games.  One regular bingo and I got the final game of blackout bingo...

The Grand Mosque

Wow…..what a great day.  Full of every sort of new experience.  Well, first of all a huge thank you to the Air Force Chaplain Corps. They...