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Merry Christmas!

Whether you are a long-haul or short-haul driver, you might be missing your holiday traditions this year. We all have to work and make money right? So as bad as it may seem, if you have a family back at home that you can’t be with, use these short tips to make the best of this situation. Granted, you might not have your family with you on the road or celebrate during this time of year. Whatever your situation, as long as you are happy that is what matters.

Decorate Your Rig for the Holiday.

Now, this can be really simple or you can just go all out with the following:


  • A couple of Christmas decorations inside your rig is the simplest way to get festive.
  • Grow a huge beard and wear a Santa hat (wigs work as well).
  • Maybe a wreath on the front of your tractor.

Okay now let’s get crazy:

  • I don’t know what else I could say other than watch this video

Holiday Gift Ideas.

Well, this really could be anything that you know your buddies or family likes. Clothes are always a good option like the ones from Over The Road Apparel. Other than that choose anything at your own discretion for this holiday season.

Be Jolly!

No one likes a Scrooge or Grinch during this time of year. Give back to your community; volunteer, donate, or just be nice to all around you. Whatever will fill your heart with joy, do it! You don’t have to isolate yourself this holiday just because you may be driving or away from your family. One way to remedy being away is by using Skype. With Skype, you can video chat with anyone else that has it. Download their app on your phone or tablet and get going. This is a great way to connect!

Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

About the Author:

Niles Schambers is here to bring you fresh content. Including but not limited to Technology, Driver well-being, management and life hacks. Niles is the Vice President at Auto Carrier Software.

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