Tag Archives: happily married in a truck

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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Weeerrrrreeeee Baaaaaacccckkk

Whew…. We have been out of the loop for a long time.  For the last couple of months we agreed to a contract to provide outside services to UPS.  Last year UPS got slammed mostly due to all of the … Continue reading

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Biggest Perk

The biggest perk of driving a truck is seeing family and friends. This week we made a delivery to Washington DC. After we were unloaded my dad came and picked us up. We went to a wonderful restaurant in Alexandria … Continue reading

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What a fabulous week.

It has been a fabulous week. We spent last weekend in Boise at CJ’s football game. Craig, Myrna and I drove back to Chattanooga while Al did some work and then met us in Chattanooga. We were swapping cars and … Continue reading

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Big Storm

Wow, God is awesome.  Look at this sunset in Kansas. Who woulda thought that could lead to this. We made it to Colorado for the Rocky Mountain Showdown (Colorado State vs Colorado Football Game)  CSU kicked butt and we had … Continue reading

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Quick stop at home.

We made a quick stop at home. Love being able to sleep in my own bed. We needed to swap trailers. We were having issues with the one we had. We picked up a Fed Ex load in Memphis. They … Continue reading

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$$$$…GULP…$$$$

So we are home for the week because the truck had a bunch of smallish problems.  I can call even expensive repairs smallish after the expense of replacing the engine last year.  Some of the problems were serious such as … Continue reading

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Attitude is everything.

This morning I went with Craig to drop our load. We had a 7:30 appointment. The receiver was one of those people you just shake your head at. She was so unfriendly and just plain disagreeable. Did she wake up … Continue reading

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It’s kind of sick.

Craig and I have been driving for 3 1/2 years. We are a team so we are together a lot. 24/7 is the norm for us. On occasion Craig will finish up a run on his own or pick up … Continue reading

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A woman of leisure.

I wish that was the case.(I should be sitting by the pool eating bons bons) LOL, Craig is on his own for a couple of days. He is going out solo while I stay home and finish up a couple … Continue reading

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