Author Archives: Anne Leonard

Hold still Zazu

Driving through the Columbia River Gorge and I am ecstatic. There are tons of baby birds. I mean tons of them. All different kinds. Then I notice a big bird swooping down. OH MY GOD it’s an eagle. I never … Continue reading

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Let’s assume the best of each other….

I have noticed in the past month how many people have absolutely no grace. What happened to common courtesy. What about being nice to your neighbor. Not mocking people. Not making fun of the way someone looks, talks or acts. … Continue reading

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Brutal and emotional week.

  This past week has been one of the worst weeks for Craig and I. Our 3 year old Chihuahua Ed had to have major surgery. He was having issues peeing and we thought he might have a urinary infection. … Continue reading

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What a difference a day makes.

6 years ago yesterday I met Craig on a lunch date. It was a very, very long lunch date. We started at lunch which turned into dinner which turned into playing pool and ended after midnight. It’s pretty amazing to … Continue reading

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2016 is going to be a great year!

We had an awesome Christmas with most of our kids. Tyler was the first visitor to fly in. He flew into Atlanta during a storm and was diverted to Memphis then Nashville and finally arrived 2 hours late. CJ flew … Continue reading

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Mini me

After not being home for weeks. Shelby comes to pick me up to go out. All she says is nice skirt. I hope she had as much fun with her baby girl as I have with her.

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Perks

This was another post that wasn’t uploaded. I love that we are able to see this beautiful country from corner to corner. Craig and I were talking this morning about how much we love our job. (Stopped in Fort Collins … Continue reading

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PLEASE be aware of your surroundings!!!!!

Today I had something happen and I didn’t do what I should have done. I drove Craig to the truck so that he could go pick a load up in GA and bring it back to Chattanooga. We don’t have … Continue reading

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Family and Friends Matter

Craig and I are blessed with the best of friends. Friends we’ve had since we were kids, high school. College, early married life, divorce, remarriage and trucking life. I love meeting new people and love my old peeps dearly. This … Continue reading

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Revolving door of trucking friends.

I wrote this last year and never posted it. I think it is still relevant so here you go. Today I was talking to my trainer Carl, who is still driving and training for USXpress. We’ve stayed in touch as … Continue reading

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