Many thanks to Donna for hosting a great St. Patrick’s Day potluck party yesterday! A big crowd turned out wearing their best green to celebrate the day and enjoy each … Continue reading St Patrick’s Day at Donna’s
Here’s a Ted Talk lecture from psychologist Susan David who shares how dealing with emotions shapes everything that matters: our actions, careers, relationships, health and happiness. By dealing with life … Continue reading The Gift & Power of Emotional Courage
Do you wonder if your brain is still working as well as it used to function? Do you find yourself forgetting things or having trouble remembering details about a long … Continue reading Brain Fitness?
Thanks to everyone who turned out for our regular monthly Sunday Social, this month at Hampton’s in the Quality Suites Inn on Bronte Road. Congrats to Sara P who won … Continue reading Sunny Sunday in February
There was a lot of penguin walking as members found their way to Liz’s while trying to remain upright in the freezing rain and ice laden sidewalks and driveways last … Continue reading Slip Sliding into Liz’s
If you’ve had enough snow and cold for awhile, maybe it’s time to daydream a little and plan a trip to some place amazing. A few of us went to … Continue reading Ciao Italy!
The first Sunday social get together of 2018 kicked off last week at Ricky’s All Day Grill in Burlington, with a crowd of over 40 attending. With most of the … Continue reading Sunday at Ricki’s
“Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.” Helen Keller Loneliness can often be a widow or widowers new companion following the loss … Continue reading Walking Each Other Home, Part 2
Are you a Widow or Widower? Would you like to meet new friends who are also widowed? If so, we’d love to have you join us at our monthly get … Continue reading Widows & Widowers! Join Us Sunday, January 21st 2018
Many thanks to Vishan for hosting Sunday afternoon’s first potluck of 2018! Despite chilly temperatures, over 40 people braved the wind and icy streets, and brought with them a huge … Continue reading Sunday Afternoon at Vishan’s
The start of a new year is a great time to put the past in the past and focus our sights on new things. Here’s a couple of articles we … Continue reading Some Inspiration For 2018
Now that Christmas day is done for another year, perhaps you can find some time to put your feet up, wrap up in a cosy warm blanket and read a … Continue reading A Little of This & That
A happy crowd braved the start of snow on Thursday evening to meet up at Tucker’s Marketplace in Burlington for one last holiday celebration before Christmas. Tucker’s massive buffet is … Continue reading One More Holiday Bash….
With everyone’s generous help we raised $285 for the Food For Life Turkey Drive from members purchasing hand-drawn turkeys at WF events. The amount raised is in addition to frozen turkeys … Continue reading Champions For Food For Life
Last week we posted the first in a series of thoughts of encouragement and hope for this holiday season. Today our message is about taking the time to look after … Continue reading The Bittersweet Season of Joy & Cheer #2
Sixty members and guests joined Stephanie and Dorothy at Hampton’s restaurant on Sunday for a celebration of the season. Many thanks to everyone who purchased a turkey drawing in support of … Continue reading Widowed Friends 3rd Annual Holiday Party Was A Blast
Since December is such a busy month and everyone’s calendar fills up quickly, we wanted to remind you about two upcoming events. Widowed Friends Third Annual Holiday Dinner is Sunday … Continue reading A Couple of Reminders
It’s December, that time of year when it feels like the whole world is celebrating the holiday season. But, for many people, the Christmas season is bittersweet – wonderful celebrations, … Continue reading The Bittersweet Season of Joy & Cheer