Dubois Blog Round Up for Living in Your Truck

With the COVID-19 pandemic adding additional stressors to every trucker's life, we thought we'd round up some helpful blogs we've written over the years to help you adjust to life on the road as it is now. Life over the road has never been simple, and these articles from our blog will help you eat [...]

By | April 8th, 2020|Trucking News|0 Comments

Family Time: 30 Things to do at Home in April

Even though you can’t go out and partake in events and activities, you, and your family, can still enjoy some family time! Take a look though our list of activities that you can do right at home that the whole family can enjoy. Arts, Crafts, and Games 1. Have a Movie Night – A movie [...]

By | April 6th, 2020|Truck Driver Lifestyle|0 Comments

Update from Pilot Flying J re: Operations during COVID-19

Pilot Flying J truck stops are working hard to keep operations open for drivers while they continue to complete their daily lives over the road. Please read through these important updates from Pilot Flying J so that you know what to expect while your working. Travel Center operations: All of our 780 travel centers in [...]

By | April 3rd, 2020|Announcements|0 Comments

When a Driver Comes Home: Tips for Leaving COVID-19 on the Road

The Manitoba Trucking Association has been a remarkable asset to the trucking industry during the COVID-19 pandemic. With countless updates, advocacy and information dissemination the MTA Team is working hard to keep us all informed and up-to-date with the daily changes to the trucking industry. In recent days, they have shared with us a tip [...]

By | April 1st, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tortellini Bianco

With Easter quickly coming around the corner, we thought that we would give you some ideas of what to do with all that leftover ham. Enjoy this recipe of creamy tastiness, and love those leftovers! INGREDIENTS: 3 cups cheese tortellini 2 tablespoons butter 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 cup mushrooms, sliced ¾ cup whipping cream [...]

By | March 30th, 2020|Recipes|0 Comments

March Trucking News

Staying up-to-date with the world around us changing almost daily is more important now than ever before. Here are some articles we think will be useful to you as we navigate through COVID-19 together. Truck drivers are on the front lines, stay healthy and safe. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for news and updates! COVID-19 COVID-19 & [...]

By | March 27th, 2020|Trucking News|0 Comments

Resources for Teaching your Kids at Home

Many of us with kids or grandkids at home are facing the exciting new challenge of keeping their minds active while they are home from school. At the moment, school cancellations in Manitoba are planned to be short-lived, but as the COVID-19 pandemic continues on, our world seems to be changing daily. Over the years, [...]

By | March 25th, 2020|Truck Driver Lifestyle|0 Comments

Cleaning Your Truck

We’ve all seen those passive aggressive signs that say, “your mother isn’t here, so clean up after yourself”, right? As irritating as those signs are, it’s truthful, especially for truck drivers. You live, work and relax all in the same small area, so your space should be as cleaned, organized, and healthy as it can [...]

By | March 23rd, 2020|Healthy Living|0 Comments

Spring Road Restrictions are heading into Effect

As a truck driver, it is your responsibility to be aware of the Spring Road Restrictions for the different states and provinces you will be travelling in. You are expected to abide by these restrictions and stay off roads which you are too heavy for. If you are caught travelling on roads that you shouldn’t [...]

By | March 20th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

COVID-19 & The Trucking Industry

The National Post released this morning, "For the first time since the 9/11 attacks, the Canada-U.S. border will be closed to “non-essential” traffic, American president Donald Trump announced via tweet. Speaking in Ottawa Wednesday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he spoke to U.S. President Donald Trump this morning, and they have agreed that both countries [...]

By | March 18th, 2020|Trucker Health|0 Comments
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