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Getting Bolder: The Gift of Friendship

“There are no strangers here; Only friends you haven’t yet met.” William Butler Yeats When I first joined Sisters on the Fly, I had yet to experience many of the “firsts” of grief. The first birthday without him. The first Thanksgiving. The first Christmas. Oh…I […]

Sister Spotlight: SOTF Admin Manager’s Balancing Act!

Have you had the delight of meeting Tara, Sister #106? She’s young, she’s sweet and she is devoted to Sisters on the Fly’s welfare now and for the future. She is a very special Sister, besides being the daughter of co-founder Maurrie Sussman, Sister #1. […]

Getting Bolder: A Time of Thanksgiving

“Joy is the simplest form of gratitude.” – Karl Barth   Ginny, SOTF #3537, shares with us all here– As we head into this season of gratitude, I look back over the past year and begin to count my many blessings. This was a big […]

Sister Spotlight: Braving Her Fears with Sisters

(This blog post was written & contributed by Sister on the Fly #8835, Lynda F.) Bravery…. I am told I am brave. I am living my truth. My motto is “everyday is an adventure” and I share this with my spouse of 30 years, Barbara […]

A Final Frontier

Ginny McKinney, SOTF #3537, contributed this post: I’d be willing to bet we can all remember our first outing with Sisters on the Fly. We remember where we went, what we did, and if we don’t remember every single Sister that attended, there are certainly […]

Step Out & Be Bold

Post contributed by blogger, Positive Aging Expert & Motivational Speaker, Ginny McKinney, SOTF #3537    Marshmallow Ranch Blog I’ve been a member of Sisters on the Fly since April 2013. I joined just two weeks after my husband’s funeral. I knew instinctively I needed something joyful to […]

Sister # 62 Spotlight

“Glenda has been with Sisters on the Fly member forever. She is one great and loyal Sister to us and to you all. We could celebrate her life forever and never quite pay her back for what she has added to our wonderful world of […]

A Heart-Healthy Valentine’s Message

I just read an article that strongly suggests that being part of a group like Sisters on the Fly can have amazing benefits for your health. Scientists state that looking after your social life may be even more important than a good diet and regular […]

Sister # 2011 Spotlight

“As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands — one for helping yourself, the other for helping others.”  Audrey Hepburn 2017’s Sister Philanthropist of the Year! Leeann Moore, Sister # 2011 Last August was a month many will never forget. Hurricane […]

Auld Lang Syne for a Special SOTF Year

Post contributed by blogger, Positive Aging Expert & Motivational Speaker, Ginny McKinney, SOTF #3537    Marshmallow Ranch Blog Getting Bolder: Auld Lang Syne “Should auld acquaintance be forgot, and never brought to mind?” A Scottish poem written by Robert Burns in 1788, these words are set to […]