How To Manage Feeling Lonely In FIFO Life

How To Manage Feeling Lonely In FIFO Life

Feeling lonely in motherhood is something we all experience from time to time so it’s completely understandable, expected even, to also have feelings of loneliness in FIFO. As a mum, our lives undergo a huge transformation.  Our bodies change through pregnancy,...
FIFO Life FAQ

FIFO Life FAQ

I wanted to compile some of the most frequently asked questions that I receive in regards to our FIFO life.  I’ll be sure to keep adding to this page as more questions come to mind. What does FIFO stand for, what is a FIFO husband? FIFO is an acronym for...
4 Lessons From A Decade Of FIFO Life

4 Lessons From A Decade Of FIFO Life

When I reflect on how much our lives have changed since we first embarked on FIFO life, the word rollercoaster comes to mind. I remember the days in the beginning of our journey, marked with loneliness.  In fact, we got our dog Pepa because Kane was doing large 5 week...
Long Distance Relationship Quotes

Long Distance Relationship Quotes

Being apart from the one you love in FIFO is similar at times to a long distance relationship.  On the bad days, it can be hard to muster the strength to see things in a positive light and not want to completely throw in the towel. It’s important to acknowledge...
How To Survive The Fifo Wife Life

How To Survive The Fifo Wife Life

*This post was originally published on my Borne Too blog in 2017 Welcome to the FIFO wife life (and partners) club!  Whether you’re new to the game, a seasoned pro or maybe you’re married to a shift-worker that feels like they may as well work away, I hope...