Thinking of Becoming a Truck Driver? Here are some Things to Keep in Mind

For the right man or woman, the trucking industry can be fulfilling, rewarding, fun, and the best job for them. The perks of being out on the road really comes down to personality and work ethic.

Banana and Blueberry Muffins

Who doesn't love snacks? Skip the bag of chips and enjoy these banana and blueberry muffins instead! This recipe is low-fat but still tastes sinfully delicious! Keep them in an airtight container for up to 3 days, or freeze up for a month. INGREDIENTS: 300g self-raising flour 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda 100g light muscovado [...]

By |2021-03-01T11:48:51-06:00March 1st, 2021|Recipes, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ways to Stay Healthy While on the Road

It’s important to make sure that you are healthy physically and mentally – especially for truck drivers. It is far too easy for drivers to put their health on the sideline; to get stuck in bad habits that harm your body and mind. Here are some ways you can put your health back on top [...]

By |2021-02-09T13:56:50-06:00February 8th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Easy, Reheatable Mini Frittatas

With your busy schedule on the road, it's easy to skip the most important meal of the day. With this easy, reheatable mini frittatas recipe, missing out on breakfast is a thing of the past! Cook this recipe at home, freeze it, then pop it in the microwave to start your day the right way. [...]

By |2020-11-10T11:54:47-06:00November 9th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Family Time: Things to do in November

With new regulations being put in place, you might be wondering how you can still enjoy quality family time. Of course, the most obvious one is having a movie marathon, but after a while, even this can be boring. Here are five family activities away from the TV to get the most out of your [...]

By |2020-11-02T10:10:15-06:00November 2nd, 2020|Uncategorized|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 |2020-05-04T15:29:26-05:00April 1st, 2020|Uncategorized|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 |2020-04-26T15:05:46-05:00March 20th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Family Time: Things to do in February!

There are lots of ways to spend quality time with your family, but nothing beats experiencing amazing events with your loved ones and creating lasting memories! Folk For Families Date: February 8 Location: Millennium Library, Winnipeg Children love folk music too! There’s no time like the present to get our wee folk in the festival [...]

By |2020-04-26T15:05:48-05:00January 27th, 2020|Truck Driver Lifestyle, Uncategorized|0 Comments