As the days grow shorter and the weather colder, it’s a good time of year to settle down for a little light reading. For those who’ve lost partners, this can … Continue reading The Reading Season
“You’re on a path, whatever it may be, and occasionally you go down a side road. That’s all it is. You’re on a path. We still live, go forward, and … Continue reading You Are On A Path……
Last Sunday, Widowed Friends monthly social event was at Sotiris in Burlington. A great crowd turned out to enjoy some Greek food and get together with friends. Having a private … Continue reading Good Food & Friends – The Perfect Blend
Many thanks to Stephanie for hosting Friday evenings get together – a great start to the Thanksgiving long weekend. As always there was great food to eat, thanks to the … Continue reading Thanksgiving Friday at Steph’s
A big crowd came out to the Mandarin in Burlington last Sunday for lunch to celebrate the Moon Festival! With a huge buffet and lots of variety, everyone found something … Continue reading Moon Festival Sunday
A tornado hit Ottawa last week – a rare and frightening experience for everyone there. The pictures of the devastation were startling, the cleanup slow and hydro was challenged to get … Continue reading The Darkest Night Produces The Brightest Stars
If you’ve ever considered retirement living, you might be interested in attending Revera’s Churchill Place Open House this Saturday September 22nd from 1-4pm in Oakville. Come out and visit the … Continue reading Events & Volunteering Opportunities!
Last weekend saw the first inaugural treasure hunt/scavenger hunt/car rally for Widowed Friends! Expertly planned and executed by Phil, a group of hardy explorers took off from Bronte and spent … Continue reading Road Trip!
What kid (parent, grandparent) doesn’t love s’mores? The best part is putting them all together and getting sticky and marshmallowy and then eating the results! Thanks to volunteers from the … Continue reading S’Mores for Kids!
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
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