Widowed Words

August 11, 2022

It’s About Hope, Connection and Friendship

What is friendship?  What effect have friendships had on your life and how have they changed over the years? When we’re young, love and romance is […]
July 8, 2022

Winnie the Pooh or Eeyore?

In the children’s classic A.A. Milne  book Winnie the Pooh, there are two characters that personify opposing views of the world.  Winnie the Pooh is forever […]
June 2, 2022

It’s Never Too Late To Build Resilience!

No matter our age or life circumstances, we can all still build resilience as we face life’s ups and downs. If you’re wondering how to start, […]
May 6, 2022

Widowed Friends Celebrates 7 Years of Inclusion, Hope, Connection & Friendship

A few years ago, Debbie, a recent widow, was supporting two young daughters and working full time when a grief counsellor suggested a community social group […]
April 22, 2022

Snakes & Ladders

Snakes and ladders, the old traditional board game, is a great metaphor for life after loss. As Penny R suggested once on a Zoom call,  in […]
March 25, 2022

Bloom Where You’re Planted

  It wouldn’t be spring if we didn’t talk about gardening. For those who live in apartments and condos, you’re included! There’s been a growing interest […]
March 18, 2022

One Road; Two Directions

“The road up and the road down is one and the same.”  Heraclitus You could interpret that quote in lots of ways, and maybe we have […]
March 1, 2022

Volunteering: Good for the Body,Mind & Spirit

As we approach our 7th anniversary in May, it’s a good time to reflect on the past few years and all the changes and transitions we’ve […]
February 24, 2022

The Best Way Out Is Always Through

Do you feel like you are living in the twilight zone?  Everything’s the same but completely different? Every day is another day at home?  While our […]