Often after loss our worlds can seem grayer, quieter, lonelier. We can spend months and sometimes years in a lonely space feeling sad even among friends or family. Widowed Friends … Continue reading Bringing Back The Colour
Sometimes we all need a little inspiration to keep going, to persevere, to keep on the sunny side of life. Dorothy recently found these words of wisdom from Carol Brody … Continue reading Monday Inspiration
Grief always comes with change. Usually unwanted change, but change nevertheless. Anyone who has experienced loss knows that change is grief’s close companion, so the question is, how do we … Continue reading Grief=Change
It was a beautiful day on the deck at Liesel’s condo party room looking out at blue sky and green spaces and enjoying the company of friends. Many thanks to … Continue reading Sunny Summer Day
A huge thanks to Liesel for hosting us again at her lovely condo clubhouse on Sunday for our monthly social. The clubhouse is the perfect venue for the 70 people … Continue reading Summer Sunday Social
Where did all this stuff come from? If that’s what you say to yourself when you survey your surroundings, here’s some advice and tips to help get your mind in … Continue reading The Simplifying Life
Finally, more summer sunny days than dreary rainy ones! If you’re glad to finally be able to relax in your garden or on your balcony, here are a few suggestions … Continue reading Summer’s Here!
We were thrilled to celebrate Widowed Friends fourth anniversary at the Millcroft Golf Club this past weekend! We had a great crowd turnout for the get together and enjoyed some … Continue reading Happy 4th Anniversary To Us!
There are so many articles written about the increasing amount of loneliness people are feeling in these days of turmoil and change. As this recent article in the Economist points … Continue reading Loneliness & Connection
Many thanks to Liesel for sharing her lovely party space with Widowed Friends to kick off the spring season. It was a great event with lots of tasty treats contributed … Continue reading Happy Spring Potluck!
Lovely presentation from Nora McInerny about what grief is really like. A great 15 minute watch that holds a lot of meaning.
Winter weather warnings and high winds didn’t discourage Widowed Friends members from blowing into the Millcroft Golf Club for an afternoon of friendship and fun last Sunday. To accommodate the … Continue reading Look What The Wind Blew In