Last week, on a very hot day in August, we found this little flower, growing in an Oakville parking lot, alone, a bit bedraggled, but standing strong, despite the reflected … Continue reading Keep Going
The summer golf group meets at Millcroft Golf Club in Burlington to enjoy a few rounds and then to review the game with a summer beverage or two. The group … Continue reading Summer Golf Crew
There was no sandy beach or ocean nearby but at least it felt like the Caribbean at Steph’s house this weekend! With the continuing summer heat, it was lovely to … Continue reading Caribbean Night at Steph’s
From time to time we like to post a few articles that we think might be of interest to our community. This time, our theme is managing through challenges – … Continue reading Summer Reads
The rain washed out the planned BBQ on the patio for our monthly Sunday Social last weekend, but everyone happily made do with a buffet dinner in the restaurant/bar instead! … Continue reading There’s Sunshine Inside
We had a great turnout at our second dinner in Milton at Symposium last week. Many thanks to all our new members who joined us and to our great existing … Continue reading Welcome Milton!
It’s that time again! Once a month the group gets together to see old friends and welcome new ones at a casual, friendly Sunday Social. If the weather co-operates, there … Continue reading Widowed Friends Monthly Social Get Together – Sunday July 22nd!
Looking for happiness after loss can be a challenge, but one way to renew happiness might be in finding new experiences that build memories to share with family and friends. … Continue reading Collecting Moments
With thanks to Donna who once again generously shared her house and backyard with over 50 Widowed Friends at her annual Canada Day party! It was a very hot day … Continue reading Happy Canada Day!
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We are thrilled to announce we are expanding the Widowed Friends community to Milton, Ontario! We’ve heard from so many people that they would like to be part of our … Continue reading Hello Milton!
Widowed Friends know how to celebrate! It was Steph’s birthday and a big crowd came out to help her celebrate the big day. Thanks to everyone’s participation and to the … Continue reading Happy Birthday Steph!
You may remember about a year ago, reading an article entitled “You Might Want To Marry My Husband,” written by Amy Krause Rosenthal. The article detailed her battle with ovarian … Continue reading Wisdom from Widower Jason B. Rosenthal
Bereaved Families of Ontario -Halton-Peel is holding its 21st annual Walk to Remember next weekend June 16th at Streetsville Memorial Park from 10:00am to 1:30pm. This is a free event … Continue reading Walk to Remember – June 16th 2018
If you are a member or thinking about becoming a member, check out our 3 year retrospective video of all our members and events since we started. The video is … Continue reading A Look Back At Widowed Friends Over 3 Years!
Widowed Friends (WF) third anniversary was celebrated in great style last Sunday when over 70 members came together to catch up with each other, reminisce about the first meeting of … Continue reading Happy Anniversary To Us!
We all want to be happy, but for some of us who have lost a partner, that can sometimes be a challenge. At Widowed Friends, we think we’ve found one … Continue reading The Secret To Living a Fulfilling Life
A group of Widowed Friends recently helped out Food For Life with sorting through 5,040 pounds of potatoes! It was a dusty couple of hours, but in the end, the … Continue reading That’s a lot of potatoes!
The third year anniversary of Widowed Friends (WF) is coming up May 27th and it feels pretty significant this year as the group continues to evolve and grow. We thought … Continue reading 3 Years Strong……& Growing
You know spring has arrived when the golf course fills up with golfers after a long winter hiatus. Widowed Friends hosts bi-monthly golf evenings open to novice to more experienced … Continue reading It’s A Sign of Spring