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lizbeth4 commented on movingforward's blog post YIKES
"I just read your post.  I related to much of it.   My Husband of 30 years passed away 2 1/2 years ago.  He was my best friend.  I almost lost my Mother a few months ago but thank goodness she survived.   His death has…"
Aug 28, 2015
Callie2 commented on movingforward's blog post No Title
"It is the small things in life such as a text, a phone call, an e-mail, a letter or card with six little words--how are you, I love you---they make all the difference in the world! Words so powerful that can give us hope by changing our moods and…"
Aug 4, 2015
movingforward is attending Dianne in Nevada's event
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Camp Widow CANADA 2015 at Toronto Marriott Eaton Centre

September 11, 2015 at 8am to September 13, 2015 at 12pm
Our Camp Canada takes place during the Toronto International Film Festival this year, which brings some exciting opportunities but will also impact our room block flexibility. Reserve your room now if you think you may want to join us.…See More
Aug 4, 2015
movingforward commented on Grenville25's blog post Camp widow Toronto
"Dianne: Thanks for the post.  I am calling my road trip to Canada, my newest road trip adventure.  I am going with the expectation of meeting some new friends! As the time is approaching, I found myself trying to talk myself out of…"
Aug 4, 2015
movingforward commented on Grenville25's blog post Camp widow Toronto
"Grenville: I am going to the Toronto event.  It is going to be the most adventurous thing I have done since my husband died 7-28-13.  I will be driving by myself and am so looking forward to meeting new people.  As I venture forward…"
Jul 24, 2015
movingforward replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion JULY Anniversaries, Birthdays and Other Special Days
"Yvonne: I remember well my 1st birthday w/o my husband.  He died on 7-28-13, my birthday was 9-29. A grade school girlfriend and I were planning to go to Marco Island to visit another girlfriend from high school.  While Jay was so very…"
Jul 24, 2015
movingforward replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion JULY Anniversaries, Birthdays and Other Special Days
"July 28, 2015 will mark the 2nd anniversary of my husband's death to Stage 4 metastatic lung cancer.  I hope to face the day with strength, being positive, remembering the great times in our 37 years together.  My plan is to text…"
Jul 22, 2015
LifesAJourney left a comment for movingforward
"Welcome to Widowed Village. I am 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…"
Jul 16, 2015

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As I venture forth in my new life as a single person, I find that having been married for 34 years, together for 37, I don't really know where to begin. So I am with joy & trepidation going to attend the Toronto event.

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Well July 28, 2015, came and it went.  It marked the 2nd anniversary of my husband's death.  I sent each of my children texts that morning, letting them know how much I love them, how very proud I am…

Posted on August 4, 2015 at 9:51am 1 Comment

Well July 28, 2015, came and it went.  It marked the 2nd anniversary of my husband's death.  I sent each of my children texts that morning, letting them know how much I love them, how very proud I am of them, asking how their hearts were..  I began to start my pity party, when I received a text from my daughter in law and newest grandbabe, asking how I was doing, how very much they love me and sent me a hug.  Thankfully, my pity party never began.  I decided to honor this 2nd anniversary,…

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YIKES

Posted on July 17, 2015 at 6:18am 1 Comment

This is the first time I have been on any type of site like this. 

I am approaching the 2nd year anniversary of my late husband's death, 7-28-13.  I took the first year to mourn, grieve the loss of my spouse, healing from all the pain, hurt of a 34 year marriage to an alcoholic and all that entails.  My healing was miraculous.  Prior to my husband's death, complete, utter, unconditional forgiveness was the gift the Divine gave to me.  Jay and I had no unresolved issues between us. …

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At 6:43pm on July 16, 2015, LifesAJourney said…

Welcome to Widowed Village. I am 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.

 
 
 

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