Monthly Archives: March 2011

Chivalry is alive and well in my trucking world.

Craig and I were walking to the truck and Craig opened my door. I asked why are you doing that. His response was, “We may be truck drivers but I can still be a gentleman.” One of the many reasons … Continue reading

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In Nebraska, no one can hear you scream….

You have GOT to be kidding me.  1:30 in the morning between North Platte and Ogalalla Nebraska (yes, the exact same place as two weeks ago) the Red stop engine light came on and the truck shut down.  We got … Continue reading

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OK, NOW we go West

After delivering the tires to Ford in Chicago this morning we grabbed a Fedex load in Rock Island and we are heading to Portland Oregon.  Fingers are very crossed as we head across Nebraska (Nebraska has not been good to … Continue reading

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Dang

just when we think we know what is going to happen……..in literally the exact same spot we got the repower call last week we get one again. A solo driver has run out of hours an hour Southwest of St … Continue reading

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Go East Young (at heart) Man!

With apologies to Horace Greeley for misquoting him. We had an awesome but short time home.  We saw the kids, the ones who live in Colorado anyway, and we made some changes in our wardrobes and we picked up Max.  … Continue reading

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Behind the curtain.

I wanted to say a little more about living in a small place with another person. Craig and I are lucky because we communicate really well. Even with that we still have our moments. Those things that can start out … Continue reading

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A Day in Our Lives

So, here is what a “typical” day looks like.  Generally Anne drives during the day and will shut it down about 11 PM to Midnight.  If we have time in the schedule, and we usually do, we both sleep for … Continue reading

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