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Born in the 50s Discussions (36)

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Just an introduction

Hello, just an introduction here. My name is Jim, and I just joined this a few days ago. Not sure if it is my type of thing or not, but som…

Started by Jim

6 on Friday
Reply by KJPE

Anyone experiencing loneliness?

Since coming to Florida ten years ago wanting to get away from the snow and cold up north my husband and I have had acquaintances but had f…

Started by bblue5

15 Nov 10
Reply by Laurie


I lost my beloved wife a month ago we had just celebrated our 40th wedding anniversary and her 60th birthday  , she fought a valiant 5 year…

Started by Butleri62

9 Nov 4
Reply by KJPE

Just mad at the world today

I had to take one of my dogs into the vet today.  We have been going to this vet for years and know everyone there.  My husband always went…

Started by Mary

18 Oct 28
Reply by Mary

Little Family?

I have just one grown daughter (50) who is occupied with her own life as she should be. My grandson is away at boarding school which he lov…

Started by Hope

8 Oct 27
Reply by saddy

Anniversary Today

Today is my anniversary. The second since Tom died. Last year I was barely functioning, and his memorial service was 2 days after our anniv…

Started by jlsrdh

7 Oct 5
Reply by jlsrdh

What are you doing to keep busy during the day?

   Like many of you, I don't work any more. I'm educated, financially stable, no kids, healthy and very active. I am taking and have taken…

Started by Angeldawg

13 Sep 27
Reply by jlsrdh

social security widow/widower benefits

hey  all, So this past week I went into the social security office to file a claim for full retirement widow benefits. I was not comfortabl…

Started by Lissa

17 Sep 10
Reply by booktime (Susan)


I posted this on Facebook but wanted to get feedback here too. Has anyone used any dating apps?  Have you had any success using them?  Whi…

Started by Mike

32 Aug 29
Reply by Ultra2015

Camp Widow San Diego

Are any of you going to Camp Widow San Diego? I attended Camp Widow Tampa in March and found it to be very helpful. I have a group of new f…

Started by Kathy

8 Jul 9
Reply by Dianne in Nevada


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