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Ladies feel free to make yourselves at home in the Truckers Wives Forums and Chat room. You will find great comfort in knowing that your in a warm positive environment. (It may get just a little wild but relax, it's all love) Jennifer, Marni, and Becky are some of the regular ladies here in the truckers wives chat room and they will make you feel at home.

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Truckers wives chat is a meeting place for you ladies to mingle and share war stories or tips for relationships or whatever else you talk about when your are together. :-)

Jennifer has suggested a initial meeting time of 1pm each day.

She will be trying to make it in at that time to see if any of you are there at which time you can discuss another time to meet or you can stay and chat, that's completely up to you.

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Silent treatment on the road 
My husband has been otr for two years and we kept things strong using texts cell phone and face book. Last time I saw him we had a fight so now he won't …

Relationship Struggles with OTR husband 
My fiancé has been a otr driver for almost a year and we recently just had a baby girl but I feel like our relationship has been struggling for quite sometime! …

Should I be jealous of my trucker Boyfriend of 7mths talking for hours w/his "old lady" friend? 
I've been dating my trucker boyfriend for about 7 months now. I have a class A CDL as well I just don't use it. He has had a friend, an older lady, he …

Is it a silent breakup??? 
When I asked my husband about some odd charges in the bank account he finally admitted that he gave some one money. That was about a couple weeks ago. …

He asked me to go OTR with him.... 
So my husband and I have been married less than a year He's been a truck driver for 15 years or so Most recently he had an opportunity for a local …

Having a nervous breakdown.  
It is so hard for me to be a truckers wife. I have been sick a lot the past 4 years. Right now I have a sinus infection shingles. And am having a nervous …

Starting a family and trucking is in the way 
My husband has been a trucker now for four years. He recently switched jobs that was to make him home more but it actually makes him home less.. We …

Engaged to a trucker, can I get tips to help me 
I am newly engaged to a trucker and I love him with all my heart, it took him 3 years to get me. I am in this for the long haul. I can't talk to him for …

Wife of a soon to be Trucker 
My husband is about to start Truck Driving School. I would like some advice on how to be more supportive and keep the relationship from dissolving. …

Happy my husband is a trucker. I make it work. 
I am happy my husband is a trucker. I am very much in love with him and when he leaves I have a very clean house, no duty dishes which he dirtiest about …

Would love you ladies opinion about husbands actions 
Just curious to get some of your ladies opinions. I am a 31 year old married to a trucker going on 11 years. Here lately been treated like I don't …

OTR long tours of duty on the road ( months) 
How are other wive are dealing with it, or am I the only one that my husband stays out for months. We talk every night without fail. That's helps some. …

Time together is not really time together 
My husband is home most weekends late Friday night to Sunday evening. I'm very selfish with this time. I want him all to myself. Our children and 20 and …

Fed up! I Think I am going to break down this time 
I'm new here. My husband has been driving over the road for about 12 years. I'm 35 and expecting baby #5 in 8 weeks. We rent the house we're in but have …

How can I cope with my husband being over the road for two weeks 
Need help to cope with my husband being over the road

How do you do it? 
Hello, My husband has been driving trucks for about 4 years now however it seems that each times he leaves it gets harder and harder! We have two …

I'm So Angry 
its getting harder each day trying to makee myself happy about being at home taking care of my 2 step kids. My husband was a truck driver before we got …

trucker husband hid female friendship  
Hello. Im new to this site. I wanted some info and your opinions on this subject . My husband is a local truck driver. he's been trucking for 4 years …

Lonely Momma 
My dad drive otr all growing up. I never wanted to marry a truck driver because I experienced first hand how it was. My dad missed a lot of my brother …

Curious with a side of furious 
So this is my issue and I'm sure it is a familiar story. I would like to share it with others whom may help me understand. So my boyfriend went back to …

It seems as if my husband may have been cheating 
Have a question about my husband cheating. I found a sex toy in his truck while I was cleaning it I asked him he said he don't know where it came from.. …

my owner opp boyfriend is having the worst time with his company 
my boyfriend has only been an owner opp for about a month. He started with roadrunner, but that did not have any jobs for him, now he's with Empire Trucking …

New to truckers life....concerns 
My husband and i have been married for 10 years now and we are each others best friends. He is in middle of taking trucking school and has to go over the …

How to Be There For a Driver Having a Bad Day 
Hi ladies, I've been dating the most amazing man for the past 9 months, and he is an otr trucker. Lately he has been searching for work at home and is …

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Disgusted Truckers Wife 
My husband of 15 years cheated on me and I decided to stay and forgive him. We have 3 children together. He's been driving for over 5 years now. He …

Co-driver is horrific 
My husband's Co driver is horrific, I'm so frustrated!

New to this and wondering if anybody else worries when they don't hear anything from their otr spouse 
Me and my fiance have been together over 2 years. We have been inseparable since the day we met. Literally we both get beyond sick when we are apart. …

faithful and not appreciated 
I have bend married to my local use to be otr trucker now five years take care of my step-children that are his biological...I'm not a dog. don't weigh …

Should we live near a terminal or yard? 
Hubby is getting ready for school and training should we live near a terminal or yard

Dazed and Confused II 
Hello, everyone. I shared part of my story once before , it the trouble now is I am much more confused then I was before. I have been with my OTR …

bf of 2 years is thinking about taking up driving again 
My boyfriend and I have been together for 2 years now. When we met he had a 3 night 12hr shift one week and 4 night 12hr shifts the next. A few months …

How to Determine if trucker is Cheating? 
Im a trucker for for 15 years and Im no kid. Im in my 50's. When we got married , all our kids were already grown, so it was just us. Hes been an OTR …

investigate to see if cheating 
I want to know if there's a way to hack oho n e and tablet to see what emails...websites..text messages to see if husband is indeed cheating..my otr trucker …

help! i am discussing going over the road with my fiancée... 
Ok so here goes ....I am discussing driving for a living with my fiancee and I m trying to explain to her its not the end of the world .... but , the reason …

I don't know what to do 
My partner is a trucker and gets angry and frustrated when I am not available when they call. I have a job, an 8 month old and my family here. Am I wrong …

Miserable new truckers wife during Otr driver training  
I am so lonely and miserable how can we make this? Sick literally hospital type sick. Worried husband will loose his shot at con way truckload if he …

How do you get yourself to relax knowing your husband is driving in god aweful weather/road conditions? 
Hi ladies, my husband is fairly new to the industry and I am just starting to experience the joys of him driving through snow storms, snow squalls, white …

I feel greedy... but I truly do feel horrified. 
My fiancé is 24 and I'm 22. We have 2 dogs, an apartment, a car and a nice life. Well, during his job searches he decided he would want to be a trick …

new trucker wife is scared 
I'm new to this life im 20 my husband is 21 we have a three month old son he just left for training with werner. im scared. i have extreme crippling anxiety …

Distance doesn't always mean miles 
My husband is gone all week and now that our kids are married it seems when he comes home he is just as far away as if he were still on the road. Work …

how do you do it 
I am newly married to a trucker. We are expecting our first child and I am starting to realize how very alone I actually am. He has children from a previous …

having a extremely hard time as a brand new truckers wife help 
I need to know how to get through him being gone weeks at a time this is the first time he has been gone thus long killing me help Lori

The no contact - he doesn't want to talk much 
I am new to the trucker life. My boyfriend and I have been together for about 2 months and the not talking is what is the hardest. Please help me understand …

im so lost! what do i do! 
My boyfriend and I have been going two years now and two months ago he started doing over seas work (we live in NI). This is the longest period that i …

This is harder than I imagined..... 
My fiance just left for OTR driving this morning. Never imagined it would be this hard. Please tell me it gets easier. We had been dreading this day and …

Married to a Man Who is Married to the Road 
My husband and I have been best friends since we were 11 and 12 years old. We are now 22 and 23. We have been together for 4 years and have been married …

Broken Trust 
Hello, Devastated, hurt, humiliated, and I love him. 5 days ago I found out my trucker man has been cheating and lying about being single. Yes, the …

my trucker my biker my man. 
I have been with my boyfriend for 6 yrs on the road,but this month he took it hard or just don't understand that my family needs me for a little while …

How to deal with a egotistical one-sided very angry husband 
I don't know where to begin or start this conversation but here goes. My husband has been driving OTR now for a little over a year & we are not newly married. …

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I absolutely DO resent my husband's lifestyle CHOICE!  
I tried posting a comment in the "Resentment" thread but was kicked out because it said I entered the wrong word 3 times. :-( Anyhow, here's the comment …

I am a truckers girlfriend 
I have been with my boyfriend for 8 months and have been supportive about his job. I wish I could go with him but for insurance reasons I can't. It has …

I'm scared and he isn't even on the road yet! 
Hey ladies! Let me just say thank you to who put up this site. It has been a real blessing. My fiance and I have been together for almost 5 years now, …

Does coping with him gone it get any easier? 
Hi everyone, I'm so thankful to have found a site like this. I'm 25 years old and I've been with my husband for a total of 10 years (married for 2). …

How can I get him to go to the doctor? 
My boyfriend and I recently moved to Portland, OR together so that he could move from otr to regional. For some context, we started dating in college …

Need advice on how to be a supportive truckers wife!  
My husband and I have been married 24 years. He recently had an affair and to make a long story short, we are both committed to working things out. …

help! New the the trucking lifestyle as the girlfriend of a driver 
I am so mad it took me this long to find a site like this. I am a trucker girlfriend and its so hard. How do I become involved with this site? My …

Been a Truckers wife for 9 years... 
I've been married to an otr trucker for 9 years now. It was fine at first, I rode with him off and on, as we don't have any little ones any more. …

Truckers wife, looking for help! 
I am trying to find a board that is made towards trucker wives who are having problems. I don't want to bring a positive board down. I just found out …

getting over regret 
I have been with this guy who has been driving for 18 yrs. he has 2 kids with his first wife. Everything with us is perfect because i work a lot so …

Should I bail or give it a try 
I recently met this guy online about a month ago. His route allows him to stop over 2 times a week usually just for 6 hours one day then a little longer …

excpecting my first baby with my otr trucker bf 
Its been quite a difference of having a seemingly long distance relationship over the norm. Id like to mention Im also 5 1/2 months pregnant with my first …

Trucker wife for one month 
Right now since we have not been apart, I go on the road with him. We love being together , couldn't stand to be apart , but I'm sure the day will come, …

New truckers wife 
After many months of not working my husband is becoming a truck driver. He starts next week and I'm already stressing over it.....

Baby In The Truck 
My husband and I both drove truck together until I got pregnant. When we found out we were expecting he got a local job and I stayed at home. Well the …

Getting a Truck driver wife show 
We need our own show. I love this life. I feel we should share it with the world and get paid for the things our hubsand's go threw too.

1ST time trucker wife dont know what to do 
I have an issue and I been praying and ask my husband. 1st I gotten married to a trucker cause I love him and thought that he would take me along with …

Very new to this life 
How do I get through missing him and trusting hes always telling the truth about everything.

New to trucking lifestyle 
So my husband left on Easter Sunday to go to Fontana, ca to do all his orientation and his test for the license (which he passed..yay). During his …

He says I want to be the man 
I have been married to to a truck driver for two years and I have one and two year old. Five months after we got married he got in a fight at work and …

Unfamiliar with Trucker lifestyle 
Hi everyone, I've just recently met a really nice guy...but, he's a trucker, and is away on the road for weeks on end. I do realise he is doing it …

Dont want him to do this!! 
Hi I am the 39 yr fiance' of a 33 yr old truck driver. We have been together for 1yr and 8 months. We are both divorced with kids from previous. I …

Resentment 
Does anyone ever feel resentment towards your husbands for truck driving?

need advice about life as a truckers wife 
My fiance and i have been together for four almost five years. Right after high school he went and got his cdl and just last year he started OTR. …

freymiller 
does anyone have a husband that works for freymiller. my husband is looking into that company was just wondering if it was a good company.

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New to this life! 
Hi all, I'm Lisa and my hubby Mike recently joined the industry! So proud of him and the support he's looking to provide to our family. Have to get …

cheating husbands 
I know he cheats with those lot lizards when I'm not with him. Last two nights here in Indiana they been beating on the door all night. I say it might …

my life on the road 
Coping living in truck 24 7? Basically our schedule...(husband and i) Example-he wakes up.goes inside.gets breakfast and coffee.. Goes back to truck.wakes …

Sad 
I'm a truckers girlfriend, relatively new. Sometimes I feel like I miss him more then he misses me. I understand that being on the road can very stressful …

Gift ideas for my trucker? 
I am having a hard time figuring out what to get my husband for Christmas. This is my first Christmas as a truckers wife, he has given me a couple ideas …

working from the cab of a truck 
I am married to a trucker and we get along great for long periods on the road together. Do any of you have suggestions of work that i can do while on the …

How can a truckers wife trust her husband with him being away for so long? 
How to trust my husband being away for so long?

Home Alone....the grown up version 
HI everyone, Hubby and I have been married for 6 years, together for 12. He recently (this week) went into trucking. He got his CDL a week ago and …

How do you get someone else to take a shower? 
I'm not his wife, but friend and coworker. There are 3 of us on the truck and we all have our differences and habits. Think of us as the Three Bears …

Freshly Minted Trucker Wife 
Hi Ladies! My name is Jessica. I am 22 years old and married to Josh. He obtained his CDL last month and is finishing up his orientation with Roehl …

Boyfriend leaving OTR in a month any adivce ladies? :) 
My man recently got offered a job that will pay his CDL training and he will leave OTR the day after Thanksgiving. He and I have been together daily …

3 years two year old twin boys and still waiting... 
I could really use some advise! My boyfriend David left AZ about two months ago to work for Stevens, he is still training, making 318 a week doing dumb …

In a new relationship with an OTR Trucker.. what am I in for? 
I met an amazing man approximately 4 months ago. He drives long haul primarily from Ontario to Alberta and down into Texas and back. He's gone anywhere …

I need someone to talk to i feel so alone without him 
He graduated school back in August were engaged and have a 3 yr old son. I am only 18 he's 22 . I have been with him 24/7 for nearly 4 yrs until now its …

He's leading a double life...Help! 
I am in a long-term relationship with a man who is the absolute love of my life. This year he found himself at a crossroad. Being desperate for work, …

When does it get easier? 
My boyfriend and I have been together for almost a year... He said he wanted to drive big rigs before we became a couple but I didn't want him to drive …

Husband/ Dad leaving home for the first time 
My husband is leaving soon to do a 12 week training for a trucking company. My one concern is our 2.5 year old that has never been away from daddy more …

new truck driver wife 
Hello. First off I want to say how great it was to find this website. :) My husband left today for training. He will be gone 3-6 weeks. He will then …

New to the truckers wives forum 
Hi, I am new to this forum. I am a girlfriend of a trucker. He's been a long haul trucker for about 5 months. He is looking forward to becoming a local …

New trucker's girlfriend, pregnant with first child... stressed.  
Hi ladies, I'm sure my situation isn't unique, but I do need a sympathetic ear. My boyfriend and i have only been together officially for six months. …

New to the road  
Just looking to find advice. My husband just finished school and has not even got his cdl yet & i am trying to prepare for whats to come. Between the …

Can I handle it? 
I am 48 and in love with a trucker. we have been on and off for three years. He recently took a job were hes only home 3 days a month. He has a six …

Mixed emotions I dont want him to leave  
Hello Recently my husband got his CDL license and now is on that find a job path. But surprise surprise everywhere needs experience. Which obviously …

Trying to find a great group 
I'm looking for a great support group or something remotely close that offers support to truckers wives. I'm tired of feeling very lonely because i …

He's not even gone yet and im heartbroken already 
He doesn't leave for another week or two and I'm already sad and crying my eyes out! I can't do it I don't want him to go! We've haven't been apart more …

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How do I get over the sadness and emptiness I feel with him being gone? 
I have been married for almost 12 years. Me and my husband have very rarely been apart in our marriage and In April he was downsized from his job. …

does it ever get easier? 
I hate seeing him leave, i hate when hes out of service. I hate worrying 2/47 if our new baby will meet his daddy. I just wanna know if it ever gets …

he says he is board 
How can I entertain him he is gone 4 weeks home 3 days. When he is gone how can i entertain him.

Hearts Don't Break Even 
Does the loneliness ever go away? Jason's been OTR for about a year and a half (I realize that this is NOTHING to some of you). Most of the time, …

new to site 
just stopped in to say high, to everyone i am looking for a little support.

First Night Back 
I have found out that if on the first night home, my husband gets to take a nice long, and I mean LONG, hot bath and then gets to go to bed that the rest …

Anxious about leaving to go over ther road 
When my husband decided to go into trucking, we made the decision that we would give notice on our rental when he finished training and I would go with …

Just got engaged to a trucker. Now bothered about him being gone for extended periods of time. What do you think? 
I have been in a relationship with him on and off for 2 years now. Our relationship suddenly went into overdrive and we just recently got engaged. …

Some general trucking questions from newbies 
So, my partner and I are super new to this. I just had a few questions and would love some input! 1. I know it depends on the company, but how much …

why do they lie? 
Why the majority have to lie and can't be a man or a leader so to speak? They follow the crowd and are cowards

Trying Hard To Be Supportive 
It has been very difficult since my husband left for his training 2 weeks ago. We have been married 5 years and have NEVER been apart. We have adult …

looking for trucker wives/girlfriends for TV documentary... 
I would love to chat with some dynamic trucker wives and/or girlfriends of truckers. We are interested in doing a documentary for television about a group …

To let him leave, or not to let him leave... 
Okay so about a year ago I was pregnant with our son and he was leaving to go to a trucking school for three months. He got half way there and decided …

He just left for orientation 13 hours ago..and I have not stopped crying since he left.. 
He just left for orientation 13 hours ago....and I have not stopped crying since he left....I was literally sick all day. We have lived together for …

need advice 
Well I am new to this I have been married for almost 12 yrs now and my husband has been a truck driver for about 5 yrs now. Well at least otr, more if …

New to all of this 
I'm 22 almost 23. My husband just started training. He's been away from home for almost 2 weeks now. He will get home Saturday afternoon then leave again …

He just doesn't get it 
He just doesn't get that while he is out there on the road driving his truck he is settled into his own routine out there. But at the same time his …

something new to pack in his cooler 
my husband has only been at this for a couple of months but i need some ideas on what to pack him.. Right now he has limited use of a microwave and only …

what are the good trucking companies 
My husband is going to start truck driving classes soon. I'm trying to help him research. What are the good trucking companies you can suggest to apply …

budgeting as a trucker's wife 
I'm new to this website. I'm trying to find some good advice on how to budget with a trucker's income. I have searched the internet and I really need a …

Help!!! 
I don't know what I want to talk about, I am sitting here alone as usual. He is working been gone for two days over the road. I am on my way to disability, …

23yr now gone  
sick of sitting by myself, he comes home and I take care of his laundry, cooking and cleaning and send him back on the rd. i know he is doing this to keep …

About to be a Newbee and Scared To Death 
Hello. My husband is about to be an over the road driver. We are relatively newlyweds (2 years in July) between us we have six kids, three of which will …

How to Prepare To Ride With Hubby Over The Road? 
Hi ladies, I am going to be riding with hubby next year for the first time..Any of you have any ideas for anything I might prepare myself with? Can …

new to dealing with a trucker husband on the road 
My husband just finish training with the new company and we manage to last thru the hours of him studying and learning. We are both in our 40s and both …

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What's it like being a truckers wife 
Whats it like being a truckers wife? I know it's not easy but how do handle it..... I mean I trust him but there's that tiny place in my head that's full …

Pity Party for one.... 
I am usually upbeat and OK with the whole OTR thing. We talk daily and text.. but am feeling somewhat bluesy in the last couple of days. The nights seem …

Advice for a New truckers wife 
We are so new to this. My hubby started this week. He was to be home tonight. Is planned to be home every other night. But as can happen, the engine …

wondering if she should ride with her husband over the road 
well my hubby is going over the road for the first time and he would like me to go with him and i honestly would love too but every one keeps saying im …

laundry lol 
got to love the laundry, when he comes home from being otr. its like a college kid bringing his laundry home to mom ! should i say 3 wks worth too!!!

Very lonely and empty in need of advise. He said trucking over our marriage, what should I do? 
I have been with my husband for 11 years we have been married for almost 8 years. When I first met him he was/is an over the road truck driver. At …

Need advice!!... My husband just started OTR trucking :( 
Hi everyone, My husband and I actually just got married august 28th and he started his job 3 wks before we got married. He was able to come home for …

married five years ago do not quite understand it yet 
do they ever get a nine to five job

New to Trucker life!!! 
Hi everyone!! My name is Jessica and I am just new to this whole trucker thing. My husband is in Memphis for his orientation as I type this and will …

our men need more support at home 
My husband tells me stories of the conversations he has with other truckers that he has befriended regarding the relentless pressure from their wives. …

guilty homebody.  
My husband and I met 3 years ago, married for 2 years. I love him very much and miss him terribly when he is gone working. Our biggest fights lately …

Stability 
I an new to this life and since my husband of ten years started driving my sense of stability has flourished. How do you all handle that?

idk if this is the life for me. need dating advice 
need advice on dating a regional trucker

what really goes on at the trucker truck stops??? 
what really goes on at the trucker truck stops??? new to this lifestyle and i've heard so many stories about what goes on in truck stops that i'm a bit …

Can I trust a trucker? 
Hello everyone, First I want to say that having read through a few blogs I am surprised of how open and honest you all are on here. I read …

Suggestions on meals and ways to cook for 2 on the road? 
I am looking for recipes for my trucker and myself as I am on the road with him. Trying to find healthy foods that are easy to keep and cook on the go …

Sleepless Nights 
My husband left for CDL Training February 10th, and since then I have not had a full nights sleep. We have been together for 2 years, and married for …

thank u so much for the support and advice for trucker's wives 
Thank u so much for your support and advice. Having someone out there that knows how I feel and what I'm going through is very reassuring. It has helped …

How do u handle the lonely nights? 
I have been the wife of a OTR trucker for 2 weeks but hes been trucking OTR for two months I've figured out how to deal with the daytime without him by …

Very New Truckers Wife...eek ??? 
Is this web site working. I am looking for a truckers wife support website but every website for trucker's wives support ihave found so far is not working. …

He has been away for almost 2 weeks now and I don't really miss him. 
This is the first time my husband has gone away for a long period of time, he is going to be gone anywhere from 3 weeks to 3 months. At this point …

the thoughts of being alone 
how do you get through the being alone part of this? I miss my husband so much that I haven't slept in 3 days and it is hard for me to eat. My kids see …

Bringing childeren OTR 
My husband & I need each others company like some people need showers. We can go a couple of days without, but it's best for our comfort & that of those …

Cell phone texting  
A lot of the truckers download porn and jokes on their cell phones and send them out to others they relate too. And I was wondering if other women are …

Not sure about being a truckers wife in this relationship 
I'm not sure if being a wife of a trucker is for me. I'm glad I found this site, iv found a lot of good information. My trucker and I recently got engaged …

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Trucks will have to get better mpg, U.S. says  
Government is enforcing emissions and fuel economy! Fuel additives are going to be mandatory! Government to propose truck fuel efficiency rules ------ …

truckers accounting software 
My husband is a new long haul driver out of Montana. I'm wondering who does the accounting for your man /driver. You or someone else? I'm thinking it …

How to attach a carseat to sleeper? 
Partner just got his own truck and we are wanting to do a few family runs but need to find a way to attach our 3 year old's car seat to the sleeper. Would …

Gift Ideas for your truckers this year! 
Hi girls! Miss chatting with ya'll on Facebook, but I am giving it up for a while, life is really crazy right now with the new school year and all of the …

fiance to a trucker in training... 
hows it going everyone, like my title says i just got engaged to my trucker in training boyfriend. when training is over we're suppose to get married and …

Mrs matthews new trucker wife he's been gone a week! 
I dont know how you ladies do it. I know he is doing it to take care of our family, me and 1 yr old daughter. With the economy the way it is there …

How to put the spark back in the relationship 
My partner and I have been together 2 and a half years and she started driving OTR in March. We have been very happy together, but I just learned that …

New truckers wife (since 2007) of an o/o trucker alone at night... :0o 
I'm here to talk with other wives of truckers. What a nice opportunity! Here's my current question: How do those of you whose children are grown (I was …

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website tabs 
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just wanting to talk 
just life in general, just to hangout with the girls

New to being a truck drivers wife 
I am 26 years old and have 3 children and my husband is an OTR driver for about 4 months now. I have no idea how to deal with him being gone. I miss …

after he lies 
Hi, Me and my fiancee have hit a really rough spot. He lied about alot of things, white lies really even some good intentioned. However with this …

Help he is cheating and no idea what to do 
My husband is otr driver and one of his exs found him on a site like myspace and now he is talking to her on his cell and he has been to her town twice …

The Trucker Family Project 
Hi Guys and Gals. My name's patricia, and I'm a student at NYU Film School. When I was little, my dad used to tell me about how my grandfather was a …

Moving Forward Pt 2 
So I guess I am considered a Vet in the Truckers Wives Club. My hubbs has been on the road since 1988, mostly long haul. When he did drive locally for …

Moving Forward 
Just need some girl time. I have been doing this for 27 years and I think I am feeling like it is time to stick the fork in me...I almost feel like I'm …

Easy meals 
Meal ideas for my husband to eat while on the road.

Talk to truckers wives that go with their husband otr. 
Is there any one out there that can give some pointers and tps on OTR with hubby> Thanks

Need to talk with those that travel with their husbands on the OTR jobs! 
I would like to have some pros and cons from the wives that go with husbands. We are just getting started in about to weeks with Swift. Can you offer tips …

Are there any fellow truckers out there that work in the same company as my Fiance? 
Just want to know if there are any Truck Drivers that work in the same trucking company as my Fiance and if you may even know him. I meet like 2 other …

I'm going nuts not knowing anything. It's been too long!! 
I'm a fiancee of a trucker. And we talk everyday on Instant Messanger or phone.But mostly IM. I'm worried because I haven't heard from him in 9 days! It's …

Casting Television Show about Trucker Wives 
New television series looking for truck driver families willing to share their lives with us. We are looking for families dealing with the real life issues …

how about those new peterbuilts? 
i was going through the truck paper, i think it was, anyway and i saw the new peterbuilts they are so nice what do think about them? im not really sure …

lonely 
how to cope with your man away on the road

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My husband using poem and dating hook up sites!  
Just married a year and find out my husband is watching p o r n and visiting chat rooms as well as hook up apps! What am I to think?

Loneliness  
How to cope with being alone

New to my husband being a truck driver 
I'm new to this life. Before my husband chose this job, we were so close...inseparable. Everywhere he went i went to. He went to a 1 month school in Texas …

Advice needed about being a trucker's wife 
Hi Ladies, I am a new truckers wife as of two months ago. My husband went through driver solutions and is now working for PAM transport. He is …

Quit Complaining 
Quit complaining about being alone. Get off the pot or suck it up! If you can't live your life 98% of it walking alone, don't marry a truck driver, because …

EX farmers and VERY NEW to trucking, HELP dont know what to do! 
Hi My husband has just completed the basic training for the SHNEIDER trucking company. He is 53, I am 52 and we have been married for 33 yrs. We are EX …

Lets get together 
Hey ladies, How about setting a meeting where we can all get together, and throw some idea's around about how to make the "truckers wives" section more …

this job of his is ruining our marriage 
How to make my marriage survive being married to adie-hard trucker. WE FIGHT ALL THE TIME,AND WE'VE ONLY BEEN MARRIED A YEAR THIS SATURDAY. I FEEL …

New boyfriend is a long distance truck driver Not rated yet
Hi, I don't know where to start to be honest. So I have known my boyfriend for over 20 years but only recently have we got together and are now in a relationship. …

Issue with Boyfriend of 7mths- last issue was him talking to his "old lady" friend- now my other issue...the way he visits his "kids"?? Not rated yet
Now the other issues I'm having that I'm having a hard time dealing with...his kids. I myself have none yet but we have talked about it. He has 2 biological …

How do other truckers wives deal I'm about to bail! Not rated yet
We have been married 18 years he has only been a otr trucker almost 6 years he is a completely different person than I married sadly. He doesn't call …

New to ALL of this! Not rated yet
Hi! My name is LaNae, I and my fiancee just started a car hauling business and has been gone a week tomorrow, it's his first trip, and it's a lot harder …

It's hard to deal with Not rated yet
I want to talk about the time limit. I can only see my wife on the weekends she took a regional position

Apple picture Not rated yet
Years ago probable 07-08 my husband brought home a picture for me it was an apple basket in a older looking wooden frame. Would anyone else happen to know …

Do you know anyone driving in North Dakota Oil Fields Not rated yet
Do any of you have loved ones driving for the oil fields in ND ???

Meeting with other ladies for a gathering in their area Not rated yet
I live in Athens Ga. My fiance is an otr owner operator. I moved here from South Florida and has been hard for me to make friends. I work with children …

Lonely & depressed - My Life is Pure Hell Not rated yet
This is such a lonely life. I regret my boyfriend ever started driving because my life is pure hell. No matter how good think I've gotten with it I still …

I became 2 different people Not rated yet
My husband has been trucking for 20 years. Back when cell phones were non-existent and waiting at home for him to call from a payphone, to $1000 roaming …

Feeling resentment for husband choosing trucking Not rated yet
So this is the 2nd time my husband has decided to try his hand at truck driving. The first time we had our 2 daughters at home and they were young. I ignored …

Taking Steps Toward The Future Not rated yet
You know it's funny how if you have faith and listen to God, he'll lead you right where he wants you to be. Actually I'm not a trucker's wife nor did I …

How do I juggle it all?? Not rated yet
So my finace is a trucker (obviously), we have 2 boys - 11 and 2 - I work 4days a week and am currently going to school online (part-time). School is soon …

love my trucker - we make it work Not rated yet
I love my or trucker. He is about to be gone for three weeks. I was just on here to say our relationship is working. I am taking college classes so when …

Pregnant and going OTR with my hubby? Not rated yet
Can I go for two weeks at a time while pregnant with my husband. I am 30 weeks pregnant just had a check up and am healthy. Has any of you ladies done …

My husband shows off Not rated yet
My husband is very well endowed, like REALLY well endowed. When he leaves to go back on the road he sends pics to other women.. anyone else go through …

Help my Dad a long haul trucker with your votes!! Not rated yet
Hello Ladies!! I entered my dad into the Pilot Flying J Road Warrior contest and he made it to the top 5!! Can I please get your votes!! Its greatly …

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In for the Long Haul Not rated yet
Hey ya'll! My name is Jean Marie and I am recently new to the whole trucking life. Im twenty years old and work as an office assistant and go to school …

Does the loneliness ever cease? Not rated yet
Hi everyone! So I'm still pretty new at being a truckers girl, we are hoping to be married soon but its hard to plan anything with him on the road. But …

New Trucker Wife Not rated yet
My husband just started out as a cross country trucker. I kind of got thrown into this and didn't realize he'd be gone so much. We decided I would …

New at life as a truckers wife, looking for insight and advice Not rated yet
My finance just started his new job on the road. I'm having a difficult time coping with him being gone. I don't really have anyone to talk to that knows …

Need advice for weing a truckers with a 5 month at home! Not rated yet
Alright so I've never wrote on one of these pages but I need advice from people other than my family trying to make me feel at ease.... Me and my fiancé …

happy trucker to be wife in november Not rated yet
Interesting site, Getting married to my long haul truck driver fiance. Been together a long time, am used to him being gone two weeks and then back …

happy trucker to be wife in november Not rated yet
Interesting site, Getting married to my long haul truck driver fiance. Been together a long time, am used to him being gone two weeks and then back …

Torn between want and should - (Go or Stay) Not rated yet
I'm a truckers wife new to having kids involved. I'm torn between going on a load with the hubby and staying home with the kids. We have a good babysitter …

Casting AZ Truckers Not rated yet
CASTING CALL for Male and Female Real- Life Licensed, Independent 18 Wheel Truck Drivers: TSF is working with Sydney, Australia based Collider on a …

Company forcing husband to drive illegally. What can he do? Not rated yet
My fiancé is on his fourth week of being a truck driver, and the company he works for is pushing him very hard to drive illegally. This morning he …

On the second week of this challenging lifestyle Not rated yet
Ok, so this is his second week of long haul trucking (they try to bring their drivers home every weekend as they are a family oriented company) the first …

How do you get yourself to relax knowing your husband is driving in god aweful weather/road conditions? Not rated yet
Hi ladies, my husband is fairly new to the industry and I am just starting to experience the joys of him driving through snow storms, snow squalls, white …

hard to trust.need some advice  Not rated yet
My husband n i been together for 7 years, married for two. Have his n her n our kids. We had our ups n downs in life n got through them. We both talk …

love movies suck Not rated yet
I think that watching a romantic movie to try to kill time will eventually kill you. I mean you are enjoying the movie at first but then you feel miserable …

I am truck driver wife  Not rated yet
I love my husband but some times I hate being a truck driver wife but I what he did when I meet him I get only some times and my friends go out he not …

Experiencing the trucking lifestyle for the first time - New at this :( Not rated yet
I was just checking out a few support places hopefully I can make some trucker wives friends .. my husband leaves Sunday. It's his first as a trucker …

This is harder than I imagined..... Not rated yet
My fiance just left for OTR driving this morning. Never imagined it would be this hard. Please tell me it gets easier. We had been dreading this day …

Being alone Not rated yet
How long my husband will be gone before me an our kids get to see him. Life's just crazy with out him we miss him so much .we been married almost 20 years …

long haul coolers to send food with trucker Not rated yet
what do you all use to send food with your husbands on the road?

New to being a truckers wife in Florida Not rated yet
Hi everyone..I just got married 5 months ago and My husband just got hired from a Otr company and is currently going to their school in another state to …

night driver  Not rated yet
My husband drive at night from 12 midnight til 12 noon. When he gets home he is so tired everyday, and on his days off he spend them sleeping, this is …

Looking for extra income on the truck Not rated yet
My man is a driver and we both want me on the truck with him. I am going to school but want something more that i can do for an income while with him. …

Need some advice on my relationship  Not rated yet
Well I've been with my boyfriend about 3 years now and about 2 years now he's been OTR. He's home on weekends, we live together but lately there has been …

2nd time trying this lifestyle Not rated yet
I have been with my boyfriend now for bout a month he's an OTR trucker and outta the month I saw him for 4 days which really sucks. I don't know when I …

trucker's life advice from experienced lady trucker: Relationships Not rated yet
I am an old retired lady trucker, with nearly 18 yrs OTR. I have driven trucks in the USA, Canada and even got to do a season down in western Australia, …

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do all truckers have bad breath? Not rated yet
My boyfriend has breath that smells like mothballs ever since we met. Could it be a trucker problem? I know he doesn't brush every night on the road …

local meet up groups?? Not rated yet
Hello ladies, Im wondering if there are any trucker wife and mother, 'meet up groups' in the area where i live, Temecula,California...If any of you ladies, …

new girl Not rated yet
Hiyáll my name is Betty and me and my hubby live in Germany. so he is hauling all over Europe and gone for long periods of time. I´m just looking …

time of forum and a little introduction of myself  Not rated yet
I understand 1:00 p.m. is the forum time but what time zone? I live in Arizona. I am happy to see there is a site like this because this life style of …

Rereply to re- think  Not rated yet
Hi I live in phoenix Arizona. I either ask a friend to get me to and from or i take the bus, and the nearest store is about 5 miles and the nearest …

Proud Truckers Wife Group on Facebook! Not rated yet
Hello ladies! I am Amanda. I made a truckers wife group on Facebook to meet other wives with similar stories. The group is for us ladies to have someone …

online jobs Not rated yet
Hello im trying to find a job online while my husband takes me with him over the road to catch up on some bills. Got any ideas where to look? _________________________ …

Part Trucker Part McGyver Not rated yet
When your trucker is an owner operater he's got to be "McGyver" too! It never ceases to amaze me how good my hubby is at improvising . LOL he has tubs …

How do you chat?  Not rated yet
How the heck do u chat? I can't figure it out. It is confusing and won't let me copy and paste to my blog

looking for michigan otr wives Not rated yet
Looking for women who are married to otr drivers for some girl talk and a night out.

Arkansas Truckers' Wife Not rated yet
Are there any Truckers' wives out there from Arkansas? My husband, son and I are new to this and I would love to have some trucker friends. :)

Just found out we are expecting!! Not rated yet
We just found out two days ago that we are expecting our first baby together. We are excited but I'm worried about him missing out on a lot with him being …

trucker wives are spread out all over the place Not rated yet
It doesn't seem like to many trucker wives live close to each other, we are kind of all over the place.

New to being the wife of a trucker Not rated yet
Me and my husband have been married for nine months now (got married July 9, 2011), we met three weeks before we got married. I knew he was a trucker …

BBC Worldwide and HBO Documentary about Couples Not rated yet
Hello members of the Truckers' Wives forum, My name is Marshall James and I am a researching for a BBC Worldwide documentary about couples and relationships …

BBC Worldwide and HBO Documentary about Couples Not rated yet
Hello members of the Truckers' Wives forum, My name is Marshall James and I am a researching for a BBC/HBO documentary about couples and relationships …

He's gone OTR again Not rated yet
For the last several years I have been by his side. Funny thing is I was not going to be married to a truck driver but ended up with one anyhow. …

First time being a trucker's wife, advice is welcomed Not rated yet
My Story My husband and I have been married for 6 yrs and have struggled financially along the way while raising two kids. My husband recently …

Been a truckers wife for 2 years now and....... Not rated yet
I have been a OTR truckers wife for 2 years now. He is a trainer and loves his job. I like it at times and hate it other times. I run a daycare and …

Missing Him Not rated yet
The kids and I are still trying to adjust to my Husband being on the road

it always happens Not rated yet
Have you ever noticed that everything happens when they are out on the road. Never when they are home. Even though for some, with otr drivers they are …

Weight Gain Not rated yet
With my hubby away so much, I have difficulty cooking a healthy meal just for myself. When he is home, I eat so much healthier (and less!) and am …

Anyone in live in Cedar Rapids, Iowa that can tell me about the area? Not rated yet
I am wondering if anyone lives in Cedar Rapids and what you can tell me about the area. Thinking of relocating there so DH can be closer to main center …

Rizk Family Trucking Not rated yet
I hate that i dont get to see my hubby as often.. I get a lot of things on my head, like if he were to be cheating.. But i TRUST my hubby 100%. I …

It's all about him Not rated yet
The world needs to stop when he comes home. Good food, clean cloths packed, rest and that's about it....... Could use some tips for Nurse Mate

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Chat for truckers wives Not rated yet
I just wondered if you all still meet to chat. I keep trying at different times to no avail.

I am a trucker wife! Not rated yet
Hello everyone, My other half drives for Roehl and is constantly on the road. As we have no children I have lots of 4 legged children, Just lost my great …

how to keep from being grumpy on the road Not rated yet
seems like whenever i'm on the road with my husband, which is often, i have more grumpy days than good..the long driving..trying to sleep while he's driving..him …

On the road Not rated yet
I met my wonderful man 3 years ago.We both came from a marriage with a mentally abusive spouse.He had two kids a boy and a girl and I have two kids,both …

Life as trucker significant Not rated yet
I figure if trucking is so disruptive to a relationship, perhaps find some other type of work. There are plenty of other things to do. Why does life …

Working for Conway Truckload Not rated yet
Thinking of switching companies? My husband recently started to work for Conway truckload and he's been running steady, little or no waiting between loads. …

Trucker Life as a girlfriend Not rated yet
Learning to not feel as if you are 'selling yourself short' by choosing to be with an OTR driver.

recipes- Send me your favorites Not rated yet
Ladies, I have been long considering making up a page for recipes for foods that we send our husband's on the roads with. Hervy and I have decided we …

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