STFU Parents: Summer Travel Tips: Don’t Be “That Parent” On An Airplane
5. Mom’s Gold Star: Real Talk
Finally, some comic relief — and from a parent, no less. I wish I could gift Erin a lifetime supply of mini bottles of vodka for posting this status update, because she deserves it. I’d even throw in some Valium for good measure. Something tells me she has just the right attitude to garner sympathy from fellow travelers who appreciate parents like her more than she might realize. A sense of humor goes a long way, especially on a long flight. The more passengers respect each other’s space on a plane, the less likely they are to talk trash on Facebook from 10,000 feet up in the air. So let’s raise a mini bottle (or four) to summer — and all of the travel adventures that await us in flight.