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Aldimar
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  • Guilford, CT
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Snow way to treat a grill

On a snowy day in the Northeast, what was one to do about grilling the evenings dinner?
Mar 8, 2016
Aldimar commented on Soaring Spirits's group Widowed in 2011
"Good afternoon Slick. J just left for the week. I will see her next weekend, perhaps a little during the week. I will keep your intention with me for you. Some people can be comfortable being alone. I am not one of those people. And it sounds like…"
Mar 7, 2016
Aldimar commented on Soaring Spirits's group Widowed in 2011
"Hi Slick, well, I don't know if I am a teacher . . . but I will share what I do. I keep my "intention" in my mind and I "send" it out to the Universe. By sending, I mean I place it "out there". I can't explain…"
Mar 6, 2016
Aldimar commented on Soaring Spirits's group Widowed in 2011
"Slick, the purpose/goal of the universe (God) is to work with us in achieving our goals. If you send your desires out to the Universe for a companion . . . it will happen! J and I often joke about how my wife must have "stirred the pot" to…"
Mar 6, 2016
Aldimar commented on Soaring Spirits's group Widowed in 2011
"Ya know Slick, you have some very good words. Becoming us . . . as an individual. In my own case I am still discovering who I am after four plus years . . . I may never achieve that goal. However, with someone in my life now (relationship, each of…"
Mar 5, 2016
Doug02122014 commented on Aldimar's photo
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Alone at my cabin and forest

"Yes, I have found by accident many a lonely place my wife and I use to go. The bad part is you don't know how it will hit you until you are there."
Feb 27, 2016
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Feb 27, 2016
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Feb 19, 2016
Aldimar commented on Soaring Spirits's group Born in the 40s or Earlier
"To Bobbygirl - I say Brava, Brava!"
Feb 4, 2016
Aldimar commented on Soaring Spirits's group Born in the 40s or Earlier
"Hi Jim, I like your attitude . . . think like you are 50. I am 78 this year and think like I am 50. Though my mind and body sometimes have a disagreement. And as others have mentioned here, I have to consider my activities for physical consequences.…"
Feb 4, 2016
Aldimar commented on Soaring Spirits's group Born in the 40s or Earlier
"Hi to Laurjay, Bobbysgirl and Jim: Yes Laurajay I inadvertently omitted "until death do us part".  I suspect that in my subconscious, my wife is not "dead". She exists just beyond the doorway which I will enter at some…"
Feb 4, 2016
Aldimar commented on Soaring Spirits's group Born in the 40s or Earlier
"Dear Laurajay, Yup, rabbit holes can be an uncomfortable place to scoot down. Even now after four years I feel like I slip into a rabbit hole every once and a while. Usually with a bottle in hand. But on the upside, there is always the facet of…"
Feb 3, 2016
Aldimar commented on Soaring Spirits's group Born in the 40s or Earlier
"Hi Jim, I am a little late in joining your thread. I stopped by my wife's grave site today of the way home from errands. In four years it hasn't gotten any easier. I am just waiting for my final date to be placed beside hers. As to her…"
Feb 3, 2016
Aldimar commented on Soaring Spirits's group Widowed in 2011
"Hi Lissa, that sucks . . . a year and a half later? When my wife passed I never thought to contact the credit bureaus. Though I did close out her CC. Now the sad thing was that she had accrued points on her CC for travel, hotels, etc. Since my name…"
Feb 2, 2016
Aldimar commented on Soaring Spirits's group Born in the 40s or Earlier
"Hi Don, That is great country. I assume you have a senior pass to all the National Parks? I got mine when I went to Acadia National Park in Maine. Did a bit of camping in the rain. Lobsters were great. My girlfriend and I almost broke up over the…"
Feb 2, 2016
Aldimar commented on Soaring Spirits's group Born in the 40s or Earlier
"Hi Don, I don't know where you live, but the sun is shining here. But I did see a big bird with something in it's claws fly overhead. Temperatures are in the low 50s. BUT, I know we will pay for it later this month or next. Then again, I…"
Feb 2, 2016

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I have been thinking of sharing my life after the loss of my wife for several months now ... so here I am. The purpose of this blog is to share my life and hopefully get discussions going between fellow widowers. My blog is: http://widowed2011.blogspot.com/

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At 5:21pm on January 31, 2016, rodsgurl09 said…

Welcome to Widville. I'm so very sorry for your loss, but pleased that you found us. You'll find caring support and friendship here.

Here's the best place to start: Need help using the site? Ask here!  You can join the Groups that fit you to connect to others with similar experiences. Share your story. Take a look at our Forum discussions where you'll find meaningful conversations taking place.  I look forward to getting to know you here in Widville.

 
 
 

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