How To Protect Your CDL
Your Commercial Drivers License (CDL) is obviously a very valuable asset… Do you know how to protect your CDL? For anyone who makes their living as a commercial driver, losing their CDL would be as devastating as an attorney being disbarred or a doctor being decertified. It completely changes how... Read more
How Valuable is a Commercial Drivers License?
Who Needs A CDL? In any economy, having a good income & solid career is very important to most people. Few career options out there provide the income potential, flexibility and diversity from entry-level to 5-decade-veteran that commercial truck driving offers. If you have a Commercial Drivers License (CDL)... Read more
Flying J in Warrenton, MO Truck Stop Review

Not my favorite Flying J store, though I find myself stopping here frequently due to fuel prices. This place is dirty, stinky, cramped and has a lot of shady people hanging around who want money or a ride.

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Wings America Flying J in Avoca, IA Truck Stop Review

Wings America offers exceptionally clean showers, plenty of food options. None of us want to break down on the road, but if I had to choose where a breakdown would happen, Wings America would be one of my top choices in the Plains States.

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Being A Truck Owner Operator – What I Learned The Hard Way

The idea of becoming a trucking owner-operator was very enticing due to the promise of a significantly higher gross income, more freedom and the concept of being in business for myself. Little did I really know!

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7 Signs Your Relationship Won’t Last On The Road

Truck driving is a great path to go down in order to bring home a more than respectable living. However, it can be the nail in the coffin of a dying marriage or a relationship that’s been on the rocks – if you don’t know how to handle it properly.

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Dealing with Negative Opinions – The Difference Between Fact & Opinion
Truck drivers deal with many kinds of negativity on a daily basis – and while each kind has its own challenge, negative opinions can be especially rough when they come from someone who’s close to us. Negative comments can cut like a knife…or fester over time like a tiny sliver, making life... Read more
How Life Coaching Can Help You On Your Path To Health & Success
The Pressures Of Being On The Road Many professional drivers may not know how to handle the unique pressures of being out on the road day after day. It’s a demanding job – I know that personally because my husband is an over-the-road driver and we’ve been associated with... Read more
Super Easy Trailer Backing Tip
Backing a trailer is one of the most difficult skills a professional semi-truck driver practices throughout his or her entire career. Here’s a tip on how to backup a semi trailer the super easy way. Driving an 18-wheeler for a living, you’ll have the “opportunity” to back your trailer into some... Read more
How To Lose That Rubbin Feeling & Defeat Chafing
Chafing Is A Common Issue For Professional Drivers Chafing: a lot of folks might think it’s too personal to talk about. I’m going to write about it because it’s important – especially with hot summer weather just around the corner. Rubbing, chafing, heat rash, red irritation eventually leading to... Read more