Oil and Gas, Lose that Ass!

  Oil and Gas, Lose that Ass! Yup. You heard that right! Have a little pudge to lose? Looking for motivation? Want to win money for losing weight? You’re in luck! Real Oilfield Wives is teaming up with DietBet for a 4-week weight loss challenge. The challenge? Lose 4% of your body weight in 4 […]

Keeping an Oilfield Marriage Strong

The cold hard truth is that tales of infidelity in oilfield marriages are everywhere — sadly, even on the ROW Facebook page. And while there are no official statistics on oilfield couple divorce rates, pretty much everyone agrees that they’re higher than among the general population. Ladies, don’t let this happen to you. Don’t let […]

Hello, My Name Is…

Good morning, ladies! Real Oilfield Wives has been going strong for three months now, and I figure it’s time we get to know each other a bit more. I’ve put together a fun little questionnaire for all of us oilfield wives and girlfriends to answer! Leave your answers in the comments below. It’s all in […]

Anyone have an Oilfield Dictionary I Could Borrow?

Hubby has officially been a roughneck for three months now and I am only slightly closer to understanding what he does than I was back in October. It’s not that he hasn’t tried to educate me, it’s just that there is so much to learn. I’m from North Carolina where the oil and gas industry […]

I Will Survive! Taking Long-Distance Marriage One Day at a Time

Shortly after our engagement, my fiance told me he found a great job. I was excited! How could I not be? I was still in college, and he, not long out of the Army, had been trying to find a job he enjoyed. When he told me he’d be working 5 hours away, I wasn’t […]

You Know You Are a Real Oilfield Wife When…

You Know You Are a Real Oilfield Wife When… You have to blow dust off your razor the day before your husband is due home… it’s been THAT long since you shaved your legs. In North Dakota and Canada, we also keep the leg hair long for warmth during the long winters. Right? You go […]

Whoa, {Stay-at-Home} Momma!

I have worked without a major break for the last ten years. If I was in school I worked part time, otherwise, I’ve been a full time employee. Until now. With hubby’s income and the rising cost of child care, we have made the decision that I will be a stay at home mom until […]

12 Sure Signs That Your Husband’s Hitch Is Almost Over

Sure Signs That Your Husband’s Hitch Is Almost Over He texts you a countdown every morning. 5 more days, 4 more days, 3 more days… Your response to every text from him says either, “HURRY! The kids are driving me CRAZY!” or “HURRY! I don’t know how much longer I can do this!” Your legs […]

Casting Call for Oil Field Wives

LOS ANGELES TELEVISION PRODUCTION COMPANY SEARCHING FOR OIL FIELD WIVES.   Santa Monica, December 07, 2012 – Producers at CrashHat Entertainment are currently casting for a new reality series that follows the wives of men who work in the oil fields. Is your husband gone for weeks or months at a time working in the […]

The 2013 Oilfield Calendar Has Arrived!

And it can be yours, all yours! You submitted your best photos, now we can showcase them on our wall all year!