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
If you are a member of Widowed Friends, you always have dinner plans! With so many events on the schedule, there is almost always a group of people meeting for … Continue reading Dinner Plans?
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
If the news, the weather and life are getting you down, take a few minutes to watch Dewitt Jones offer a simple but powerful message – look around and see … Continue reading Celebrating What’s Right With The World
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
Sheesh! Here it comes again, the season of hearts and flowers and love, a difficult reminder for those who have lost their spouses. If this time of year brings you … Continue reading It’s Valentine’s Day….. Again
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!
Just when you thought you’d never have to think about the whole dating scene again, it makes a surprise return, sometimes, following the loss of a spouse. Everyone adapts to … Continue reading How Soon Is Too Soon?
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
Saturday Feb 24th, Food For Life is participating in a Canada wide event called Coldest Night of the Year. The Coldest Night of the Year is a fun, family-friendly fundraiser that raises … Continue reading The Coldest Night of the Year
Well, it’s over for another year – the bittersweet Christmas and New Year’s season of joy and cheer. Now, it’s time for us to decide what 2018 is going to look … Continue reading Living Life In The Front Row
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