Long Haul Flights Survival Tips

How do you survive long haul flights (for those of us that aren’t benefiting from first/business class service :))? Over too many 12+ hour flights, we created a survival kit for those long flights. What qualifies as a long haul flight? Anything over 6ish hours. If it’s less than 6ish hours, we power through it. … Continue reading Long Haul Flights Survival Tips

Do you aim high? Blue Angels Air Show

“Aim high”, “reach for the sky”, “the sky’s the limit”, “free as a bird”: we have so many expressions that express our fascination with the sky, with flying. So many sayings that mirror the same sentiment, like: And with that sentiment in our hearts, we went to see the air show featuring (we hoped), the … Continue reading Do you aim high? Blue Angels Air Show

We have seen a glimpse of the future! (And so can you, on a free factory tour)

How good was this factory tour? Good enough not only to give us a glimpse into the future, but also an opportunity to wax philosophical about the future: Will our future be one where we take orders from machines, feeding them and removing what … needs removal according to commands from the machines themselves? Or … Continue reading We have seen a glimpse of the future! (And so can you, on a free factory tour)

Planning for Over 50… days, not years!

We like cruising; our best year had us spend 50 days at sea.  But we’re planning for more than a “mere” 50 days.  What is our plan… and why plan?  How much of a plan does one need during an Endless Weekend? When I started to work, I read Dilbert cartoons but didn’t find them … Continue reading Planning for Over 50… days, not years!