Thursday, July 31, 2014

Day 212: 7/31/2014

For Food Truck Fridays all summer long. Casual Fridays, fantastic food from great trucks and the company of friends. This is what summer is all about

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Day 211: 7/30/2014

For views as such sent to you by an aviator friend. It's simply gorgeous and you can only truly appreciate it when viewed from the skies. Viewed at eye level, in the face of Mother Nature

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Day 210: 7/29/2014

For a window facing work area in a secluded part of the office. Worked hard to get this spot and to me, this is the best place in the entire office

Monday, July 28, 2014

Day 209: 7/28/2014

For the best perk afforded to me by winning that award at work, my own parking space for the next 3 months. Rockstar parking at work!

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Day 208: 7/27/2014

For toys that make you wait in anticipation like a little child. I am fortunate enough to be able to spend liberally on toys that I have my eye on whenever I want. For that, I am truly blessed

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Day 207: 7/26/2014

For hilarious pets that makes you laugh every time you turn around. They sure are a lot of work but they are so worth it!

Friday, July 25, 2014

Day 206: 7/25/2014

For co-workers and friends that appreciate all you do. This is what it is all about - all the hard work, the late nights and the sweat and tears. EoTQ Achievement unlocked!

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Day 205: 7/24/2014

For a spontaneous invitation to fly the skies with a friend. Nothing makes me happier than being up in the skies, soaring and feeling free. If only I could fly forever....

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Day 204: 7/23/2014

For late afternoon meetings that actually gives me a chance to spend more time with my co-workers and bond. It's surprising how work no longer becomes work when you are among friends

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Day 203: 7/22/2014

For free beverages on your birthday (and the fact that they let you use it a day after the real day! Yippie!). Simple pleasures bring on genuine smiles

Monday, July 21, 2014

Day 202: 7/21/2014

For Malaysian food that makes turning 35 amazing! As a true Malaysian, food is what life is all about and no birthday is ever truly a birthday without some delicious Malaysian sustenance. Happy 35th to me!

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Day 201: 7/20/2014

For all the fantastic gifts I could buy myself on the eve of my birthday, gifting myself the time to fly has to be the best. Clearing my head up in the skies and knowing that I am celebrating my last day of my 34th year on Earth soaking up all the beauty it has to offer is immeasurable

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Day 200: 7/19/2014

For a fantastic view while heading home after an exhausting week traveling for work. There's nothing more welcoming and relaxing to me than soaring through the skies. That to me is the best prelude to going home to everything familiar 

Friday, July 18, 2014

Day 199: 7/18/2014

For views like these while walking to work. I like being in the "big city" and commuting by walking from hotel to the office. It's a different feel than getting in my car and getting to the daily grind when I am home. It gave me a sense of freedom and purpose in walking among the masses, all on their way to their desks

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Day 198: 7/17/2014

For a geek like myself, this is something I actually get excited about when I travel to new places. Nothing like seeing this and knowing you won't have to worry about losing patience over extremely saturated networks

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Day 197: 7/16/2014

For views down the runway right before we take-off to yet another adventure. I squeal in anticipation and excitement when I see out the window at the vast runway. Knowing that it will take me soaring above everything and fill me with a sense of peace

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Day 196: 7/15/2014

For co-workers with a unique sense of humor. Nothing like finding an expired can of fish at your temporary cube when you ask about lunch for the day

Monday, July 14, 2014

Day 195: 7/14/2014

For a job that requires me to travel from time to time. I love planes and everything about them, so this is as close as living my dream job of being a pilot

Sunday, July 13, 2014

Day 194: 7/13/2014

For back-to-back flight days to remind me that I am fortunate enough to fly whenever I want to. Evening flights just adds to the amazingness of just being able to partake in the art of being airborne

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Day 193: 7/12/2014

For air shows at your local airport on the day you have a scheduled flight. It made me feel like I wa part of the air show with everyone clapping and waving when I took off and landed in my little Cessna

Friday, July 11, 2014

Day 192: 7/112014

For friends that sends you a pick me up on long arduous days. Lifelong friends are hard to come by and once you have one in your life, make sure you nurture that relationship for as long as you live

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Day 191: 7/10/2014

For all the technology afforded to me to make aviating a lot easier than before. With so many redundant instruments in place, there should be no ex is for getting lost anymore

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Day 190: 7/9/2014

For beautiful calm evenings for a relaxing flight for my 2nd solo cross-country flight. The universe aligns ever so nicely on the days I fly I feel almost special

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Day 189: 7/8/2014

For the ability to spend an afternoon working from my local airport. Watching the seal coating of the ramp while working is oddly soothing

Monday, July 7, 2014

Day 188: 7/7/2014

For geeky gifts that actually gets my heart racing with excitement. Nothing fuels a geek girl's squeals more than technology related gift

Sunday, July 6, 2014

Day 187: 7/6/2014

For the chance to celebrate a loved ones birthday. Nothing brings me more joy than to spend time with the people that mean a lot to me, especially to celebrate the day of their birth

Saturday, July 5, 2014

Day 186: 7/5/2014

For being able to assist a friend when they needed it the most. I find that I get the most satisfaction from physical labor and seeing the end result of my sweat and aches. And to see a friend smile at the end of the day has to be the best end to a beautiful Saturday

Friday, July 4, 2014

Day 185: 7/4/2014

For a beautiful day to celebrate the independence of a wonderful country. Nothing says Happy Independence Day more than the sighting of a plane soaring the skies, free to fly high and away

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Day 184: 7/3/2014

For childlike enthusiasm for toys from your childhood. I am thankful that I never really quite "grew up" and still enjoyed playing with Legos. The happiness it brings me is immeasurable

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Day 183: 7/2/2014

For lunch breaks that takes me to the park by the airport for a relaxing view of planes coming and going. Watching the activity at the airport is by far the best gift of the day

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Day 182: 7/1/2014

For meals that nourish and satiates me. I am so lucky to be able to eat whatever I want, whenever I want. To never waste what I have been given as there are many that have to go without

Monday, June 30, 2014

Day 181: 6/30/2014

For being fortunate enough to afford to buy whatever I need for groceries (and then some). Sometimes I take for granted that I am able to just throw anything I want in the cart and not think twice about how it would affect the budget for the month. I need to remind myself of this fact so I don't take it all for granted

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Day 180: 6/29/2014

For a sunny and beautiful Sunday that gives me the chance to really break in my new bike. Nothing like finding out you can cycle for 12 miles and actually want to keep going forever

Saturday, June 28, 2014

Day 179: 6/28/2014

For an amazing birthday gift (way ahead of time) that makes you feel free. I still remember my first bike, and now as an adult, that feeling is still the same - total excitement!

Friday, June 27, 2014

Day 178: 6/27/2014

For food trucks that show up at work on a sunny Friday. It was an amazing day, watching Air Force One fly overhead while feasting on some quality tater tot creations

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Day 177: 6/26/2014

For a frozen lunch that actually looks (and tastes) like an actual home cooked meal. Small victories are the little things that makes your day, and it is sometimes as simple as a midday meal

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Day 176: 6/25/2014

For an amazing birthday celebration of an amazing person. It was a easy going night of conversations, delicious food and quality time spent. There could be nothing better really, it is a pretty fantastic night

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Day 175: 6/24/2014

For a beautiful evening walking in the woods at the dog park. Nothing is more peaceful than watching dogs frolic around while communing with nature

Monday, June 23, 2014

Day 174: 6/23/2014

For a long overdue flight, and to have really great company while on my flight adventures today. It was good to be up in the air after a long hiatus, and it was just a bonus to have a good friend in tow

Sunday, June 22, 2014

Day 173: 6/22/2014

For celebrations with friends for a special person's birthday. When people come together and have an amazing time with each other all in the name of celebrating another person, it's the best feeling there is

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Day 172: 6/21/2014

For reminders of past vacations that let you experience one of your many "firsts". I can still remember my first sea plane flights, hands at the controls and the feeling of lift off the lake. It took my heart and made me soar 

Friday, June 20, 2014

Day 171: 6/20/2014

For the chance to be able to bring your dog to work for the day. I didn't get to have a very productive day, but I can safely say we all day an amazing time with our pets at work

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Day 170: 6/19/2014

For stormy, rainy days, so you are able to sit back, grab a book and listen to the rain as you read. Who said a rainy day isn't enjoyable?

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Day 169: 6/18/2014

For the gentleness of soft paws and the knowledge that it belongs to the sweetest cat you know. Animals can just make you day just by being in it and that's extremely comforting to me

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Day 168: 6/17/2014

For a brief moment of sunshine amidst the barrage of thunder and rainstorms. Laying on my back and not caring if the wet grass is on my skin. Watching the planes fly above me onto their different adventures

Monday, June 16, 2014

Day 167: 6/16/2014

For a quiet house and a perfect time to indulge in some quality football matches. A house to oneself can be extremely calming and the solitude is oddly soothing

Sunday, June 15, 2014

Day 166: 6/15/2014

For sunny breaks during bouts of thunderstorms and torrential rain so that I may sit outside and enjoy the sunshine. It's always great to be able to share these moments with Mochi as well and watch her enjoy her surrroundings

Saturday, June 14, 2014

Day 165: 6/14/2014

For loyalty to a team that spans decades. I love that I stay true to the Azzuris after all these years and that loyalty is what fuels me with the butterflies in the pit of my stomach every time I watch them play. It makes me feel alive!

Friday, June 13, 2014

Day 164: 6/13/2014

For the ability and freedom to watch the World Cup matches at work while working. What's  even better is the fact that I have a fellow co-worker to be a total fanatic when watching these matches unfold before me. It makes my day 100% better when I get to partake in my passion on a daily basis

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Day 163: 6/12/2014

For burns that heal up just beautifully. I try not to post gore, but I am really thankful my 2nd-degree burns didn't progress further or had gotten infected. I am just happy everything is right on track and doing what it needs to do