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October triggers and events... including Halloween.

Friends, each month I have been starting a thread to talk about anything related to the season and specific dates, as well as thoughts on a…

Started by Soaring Spirits

53 Nov 2, 2011
Reply by rodsgurl09

going away for the "first" alone christmas holiday

i am thinking of renting a condo in ft lauderdale fl from dec 22 thru jan 1 and giving my kids plane tickets for christmas so they can fly…

Started by willo

13 Nov 2, 2011
Reply by rodsgurl09


Suggestions for WV: How can Chat serve you best?

Please chip in your ideas about making our Chat function better! Thanks!

Started by Soaring Spirits

70 Oct 27, 2011
Reply by jean



JOIN IN! Are you at home? Talk to Villagers and others at Camp BELOW. Are you at Camp? Talk to Villagers who are at home BELOW, too. You ca…

Started by Soaring Spirits

52 Oct 25, 2011
Reply by A Widowed Father


Share something from your wedding or another huge landmark

Share something about your wedding or commitment ceremony, or another day that was very important to your early relationship. Was it all jo…

Started by Soaring Spirits

4 Oct 17, 2011
Reply by AlwaysMrsLeBus

Funny Stories

Does anyone else miss the funny stories you have no one share to them with?  I found myself talking about one and was cut off.  I bet this…

Started by Robinak

27 Oct 4, 2011
Reply by Krista W. (whoknows)

organ donation

My husband was an organs donor. He died 2 days before Christmas. What got me through was knowing he helped 4 people. 1 got his heart 1 his…

Started by el_ducan1961

7 Oct 2, 2011
Reply by Susan B


My husband died 9 monthes ago and was cremated, per his wishes. I had a simple headstone made and our children and I will bury the ashes in…

Started by 52widow

17 Sep 28, 2011
Reply by Dee

To online date or not to online date - help!

Hi everyone, I've enjoyed reading everyone's posts and responses, but I'm nervous about posting my own -- here it goes. I have been a widow…

Started by teriw

7 Sep 25, 2011
Reply by teriw

Tattoo with his Ashes?!

So I have known for some time now that you can get a tattoo with ashes mixed in the ink, ironically Michael and I watched a tattoo special…

Started by butterfly430

3 Sep 25, 2011
Reply by Debbie


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