The Great Pinterest Roundup: Funny Animals

It’s been a heavy week. When I am having a hard time finding my sense of humor, I know I can always turn to Pinterest. Whether it’s eCards, or damnyouautocorrect.com, or dog shaming, I know I will find something that makes me laugh so hard I cry. Or pee my pants. It doesn’t really take […]

2013 Oilfield Calendar Project: Voting Round

When we called for your best oilfield shots for our 2013 calendar, we weren’t prepared to be blown away! We are absolutely loving all the photographs that were submitted. Who knew the oilfield could be so beautiful? Thanks to each one of you who took the time to submit your work! We have narrowed it […]

Thankful Three

Being it is the season of giving thanks and all, I thought it would be a good idea if we focus on being thankful for the rest of 2012. Each week, we will list who and what we are thankful for, and I hope you will join us! It’s a given, but I am truly […]

Real Oilfield Wives Shout-Outs!

I know we are all a bunch of resourceful ladies! We rock the home-based businesses, websites, and the word-of-mouth scene. We also like to promote our interests to like-minded women, right? Well, here’s your chance! Do you blog? Share your site below! Love your business and want other people to love it, too? Link it […]

You Ask & ROW Answers: Wives Taking a Break

Hi there, Real Oilfield Wives! I have a question… Do any other wives/significant others take sort of a “vacation” when your man comes home? I feel so bad because I do. I get so exhausted with life, that when the hubby comes home, I let him get the kids ready for school and do the […]

ROW Pinterest Round-Up {A Day in the Life}

I went through my pinterest boards and put together what I think is an accurate representation of a day in the life of an oilfield wife. Or, maybe just a day in my life! If you’re not following me on Pinterest, you should be. I mean, look at some of the awesome things I pin! […]

Breast Cancer: The Numbers

Did you know that 1 in 8 women will likely have breast cancer during their lifetime? Your risk nearly doubles if a first-degree relative had breast cancer. Those who have 2 to 5 drinks daily have 1.5X the likelihood of getting breast cancer than someone who does not drink. As little as 1.25 to 2.5 […]

Real Oilfield Wives Pinterest Roundup!

Unless you’re living under a rock {not that living under a rock is bad!}, I’m sure you have heard of Pinterest. Maybe you have wasted countless hours dreaming and pinning, like I have? I think it’s time we share our Pinterest obsession here at Real Oilfield Wives. Each week, we will be bringing you a […]

Disciplining Children From Afar

Do you tell your husband, who is hundreds or even thousands of miles away, when your kid gets a color change at school? My husband is gone Monday through Friday each week, and he’s never more than a phone call away, but for the past 6 years, I have struggled daily with whether or not […]

You Ask & ROW Answers: Friend or No?

Hello ROW!  I am looking for some advice/input on a odd situation going on.  I have a “friend” (really my only friend right now) who is in LOVE with my hubby.  I can’t blame her, he is amazing!  Obviously, that in itself is an issue!  She won’t admit it to me, and doesn’t know that […]