Help! Tips for Flying With Children During a Pandemic

The pandemic is raging but you find yourself with a situation that requires you to get somewhere in a short amount of time…  Flying during a pandemic is scary.  Flying with your children adds another layer of complexity.  But with some planning and some precautions (okay a lot of precautions) you can fly with your…

Why Delta Needs to Empower Its Agents

I admit, I booked my flight in haste.  Under normal circumstances, I’d never book a 36 minute connection.  But I was greiving, flying to a funeral, and I needed to get home and back, so I didn’t pay close attention to the flight details. Once in New Jersey,  I called Delta concerned about the short…

Flying on Thanksgiving

I love Thanksgiving. We always have the big dinner, taking turns hosting with a friend, and a group of us get together and celebrate. I love the time to regroup with family and friends, to have the reminder to give thanks for what we have, and to start the Holiday season, my favorite time of…

Family Friendly Emirates Air

Our journey to India began with Emirates Air.  We had a 15 hour flight from San Francisco to Dubai, then a quick 3 hour flight to Mumbai.  We booked this flight for a number of reasons: The modern architecture at Dubai International Airport. – We prefer one long haul flight and one short flight as…