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Things are really moving towards a new life. I feel ten million ways about it, but it's something I have to do. I will miss this house and the view and some of the people and some of the places, but it's not where I want or need to be right now. I cannot believe that I will be closing in three weeks from today.
For those of you that asked to see pix, here is a link to them. They are not the best pix in the world, but they give you a pretty good idea of the place. I have…Continue
Well, I made the decision. I have bought a smaller house in Lexington, SC - near my parents. I thought about going north (PA and/or CT) to be near sons and grandchildren, but I cannot take that weather anymore. I don't want to drive in the ice and snow, I don't want to use my heat 8 months a year and be stuck in my house. I can't find affordable equine boarding facilities up there, taxes are high, real estate is high, etc. So I made the decision to move to SC. At least I'll be…Continue
My husband had his own room, and I made it into a golf-themed rest area for him. I had golf lamps, golf decorations, an area rug, wall hangings, even the electric plugs and light switches, etc. He loved it. When he died I removed all the golf stuff from his old room and put much of it in the office. I painted his room and put in an accent wall, changed the bed, and all that goes with it. My sons emptied all his clothes and brought them to a charity in town. They went through his tools…Continue
Well, I got up this morning and did my usual stuff - housework, fed the dogs, made the bed, took my meds, etc. and then watched some recorded shows because there sure is nothing on the television. My older son gave me a video call, and I saw my granddaughter and all the stuff she got from "Santa." They had lots of plans today - breakfast at home, lunch at his wife's aunt's, dinner at her…Continue