Members

This site is run by widowed people, for widowed people

Widowed Village connects peers with each other for friendship and sharing. The moderators, administrators, and others involved in running this site are not professionals.

Please don't interpret anything you read here as medical, legal, or otherwise expert advice. Don't disregard any expert's advice or take any action as a result of what you read here.

We're friends, not doctors, financial or legal professionals, and we're not "grief experts." But we are here, and we've been "there."

Mom2boys
  • Female
  • Chicago, IL
  • United States
Share on Facebook Share
 

Mom2boys's Page

Latest Activity

Mom2boys replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion Introduce yourselves, please!
"Terry, Oh my gosh I feel the same way.  If one more person tells me how strong I am I am going to deck them.  I like what you say about people saying we are strong so they don't have to get too involved.  I never ever thought of…"
Dec 2, 2015
Mom2boys replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion Introduce yourselves, please!
"Susan,  my husband had been sick off & on 14 yrs and therefore my sons & I had many years of anticipatory grief.  We prepared ourselves numerous times thinking that was the time and it wasn't until this May.  I too moved…"
Nov 20, 2015
Mom2boys replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion US: MIDWEST - EAST in the group Connect with others in your area
"Hope, Just saw these now.  Yes, I live in Lincoln Park.  It's not that far from downtown.  I'd be happy to meet you downtown one day.  We could try to plan a day to have coffee and lunch maybe.  Let me check out my…"
Nov 12, 2015
Mom2boys replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion Introduce yourselves, please!
"Regina, I am so very sorry for your loss.  I have recently joined here too.  It is so good to know there are others hurting and suffering along with me on this journey no one wants to be on.  It is never a dull day you are right.…"
Nov 12, 2015
Mom2boys replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion US: MIDWEST - EAST in the group Connect with others in your area
"Hope,  I've heard of Woodstock but not exactly sure where it is.  I believe you are West of Chicago.  Maybe if you aren't too far from Schaumburg or somewhere near there, we could meet up--somewhere like 1/2 way between us…"
Oct 29, 2015
Mom2boys replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion US: MIDWEST - EAST in the group Connect with others in your area
"Hi Hope.  I'm in Chicago.  What neighborhood do you live in?  I'm in Lincoln Park. Mary"
Oct 29, 2015
Mom2boys commented on Soaring Spirits's group Widowed in 2015
"Terry, I totally know that feeling of being sucker punched as you say.  My husband is gone 5 months today and it happens frequently to me.  Lately though it's been happening a lot.  The other day in a clothing store, I saw these…"
Oct 27, 2015
Mom2boys commented on Soaring Spirits's group Widowed in 2015
Oct 27, 2015
Mom2boys replied to Doug02122014's discussion What to do with spouses personal effects and when?
"My husband died in late May of this year and I went through his clothes within a week.  I couldn't look at them in my closet--it was too hard.  He didn't really like clothes much anyway and had a few things he really liked.…"
Oct 27, 2015
Mom2boys replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion Introduce yourselves, please!
"Hello.  I just joined.  I was widowed on May 27 of this year.  My husband and I were married 33 1/2 years and have two wonderful adult sons.  I have no idea who I am anymore or what I want or how to move forward.  I feel…"
Oct 23, 2015
Mom2boys replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion OCTOBER Anniversaries, Birthdays and Other Special Days
"Joan, I'm so sorry for your loss.  I was also married on October 17 in 1981.  My husband just passed on May 27 of this year.  This was my first anniversary without him and the day was almost unbearable.  What makes it worse,…"
Oct 23, 2015
Mom2boys commented on Soaring Spirits's group Widowed in 2015
"Hello.  I was widowed May 27 of this year.  I really don't like the word "widow".  I'm not sure why but the first day my husband died, I said out loud to myself, "you're a widow now".  Very odd.…"
Oct 23, 2015
LifesAJourney left a comment for Mom2boys
"Welcome to Widowed Village, Mom2boys. I am so very sorry for your loss, but pleased that you found us. You will find caring support and friendship here. Here is the best place to start: Need help using the site? Ask here!  You…"
Oct 23, 2015

Profile Information

Comment Wall (1 comment)

You need to be a member of Widowed Village to add comments!

Join Widowed Village

At 5:20am on October 23, 2015, LifesAJourney said…

Welcome to Widowed Village, Mom2boys. I am so very sorry for your loss, but pleased that you found us. You will find caring support and friendship here.

Here is 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 will find meaningful conversations taking place.  I look forward to getting to know you here in Widville.

 
 
 

© 2017   Created by Soaring Spirits.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service