74, Independence, IAMy faith is my major source of strength in life. I'm most grateful for my faith ,family and friends and health to enjoy life. I enjoy exercise and test my endurance with my many travels over the world. I'm open to new adventures and just learned to ski this past Dec. My goal is to learn a new skill each year.
61, Marshalltown, IAI'm a country girl at heart and enjoy most anything of a domestic nature, cooking, entertaining, gardening, decorating and enjoying the outdoors and a cozy home. I'm fun-loving, witty, caring, sensitive and an incurable romantic. I love spending time with family and friends, love to dance and socialize as well as spending quiet times at home. I'm a mother of two grown, married children and have 8 beautiful grandchildren. I like to travel when I have the opportunity and look forward to having more time for that in retirement, as well as volunteering and a few more home projects. But although I look forward, I live life in the present,find enjoyment in, and am grateful for, all blessings, no matter how big or small. I've always considered my faith one of the biggest blessings.
78, Traer, IAI enjoy walking, bicycling, playing cards, listening to good music, going to plays and spending time with family and friends. My Catholic faith is important to me and has been a big influence in my life. I have a granddaughter who is playing college basketball and enjoy watching her compete, as well as all of the Iowa college teams, especially the Hawkeyes. My husband and I had 54+ years together before he passed from cancer over 5 years ago. He loved to tease me and I loved to make him laugh, even if it was at me. They were good years for the most part. We raised 4 boys and 1 girl and they have given me 14 grandchildren and 2 great grand children. I love to spend time with them, but they have their own lives as I have mine. I enjoy an occasional adult beverage, either beer or a glass of wine and an evening at home or out with friends. Most of all, I love to travel and believe in all of life the journey is as important as the destination. As of 10/2016, my granddaughter has graduated college so my winters are going to be filled with more travel and adventures. I am looking forward to zip-lining sometime soon. Also would like to kayak and/or canoe more.
62, Ames, IAI like traveling, riding my bike in nice weather, movies, going out to eat, reading mystery books, some gardening. My parents and family and friends. I enjoy going out with friends.
67, Waucoma, IAI am currently employed as a bookkeeper full time. I am heavily involved in fundraising for the American Cancer Society. I have been co-captain for our local Relay for Life team since 2010, am a member of the local American Legion Auxiliary unit and a member of our local Historical Society. My leisure time is spent volunteering, reading, gardening and spending time with family.
69, Cedar Rapids, IAI am a writer and I write children's rhyming pictures books. I have had five published and am working on the sixth. I look forward to each and every day as I feel it is a gift from God and it's not to be wasted. I retired from the medical field after 20 years and my late husband and I moved from this area we had lived in for many years. When he passed away in 2009, I moved back to Iowa to be close to some of my children. I spent the last few years volunteering at a medical clinic for low income patients and then at the new PCI medical facility here in Cedar Rapids. I was a Eucharist Minister at my church until I moved to the other side of town recently and will eventually be volunteering at my new church. I love my flower gardens and enjoy working in them very much. My daughter is the most influential person in my life at this moment. I have met many interesting people in my lifetime who have also been influential. In my leisure time, I enjoy reading, playing with my little dog, movies, and I enjoy good music and occasionally dinner out. I am a home body and I enjoy a good DVD and popcorn and cuddling in front of the fireplace. Walking in the park and a picnic in the summer is a real joy. I also love to read and write poetry and enjoy working crossword puzzles. I especially appreciate well groomed men who make me laugh. I enjoy the company of others and look forward to meeting a real gentleman from the "old school." I'm hoping there is someone close to my address as I'm not wanting to travel far for a relationship.
67, Cedar Rapids, IAI am a fun loving person. I'm up for the party. I an RN and work every weekend two twelve hour shifts in the ER at the University of Iowa. Love my job! And only two days a week, it's great! A very nice way to ease into retirement although that is not a priority for me. For the two reasons I just mentioned. Love my job and only two days a week! I love to bake. Always making something to take to work. My door is always open to welcome whoever wants to stop in. I would love to go an all-inclusive resort or on a cruise. A couple of things on my bucket list. I used to ride a motorcycle but didn't get out much. Didn't really hang out with anyone else who rode. So I either went alone or didn't go at all. Have been to northeast Iowa a couple of times just myself and it was a great adventure. Also rode to Sturgis and back twice. I like adventure and trying new things. You don't grow unless you get uncomfortable and I'm all about growing in any way I can.
69, Cedar Rapids, IAI am a kind, considerate, warm and caring woman. I believe in complete honesty and trust for a relationship to work. I was married for 44 years and have been a widow for over 2 years. I am ready to move forward to the next chapter of my life. I love to laugh, like most kinds of music except rap and heavy metal. Life is an adventure and am looking for a partner to share it with. I like to travel and usually try to get somewhere warm for at least part of the winter. Family and friends are a very important part of my life and I miss making memories with that special partner.
67, Charles City, IAI have a busy and happy life walking, biking, reading, golfing, traveling and socializing with friends and family. I am an active volunteer at church and in my community. Summers in Iowa and winters in the south give me the best of both worlds. Still, life alone after a long and happy marriage is lonely. I enjoy a glass of wine on the deck or patio with friends. By nature, I'm pretty conservative, however I survived a mile-long zip-line at speeds of 70 plus MPH. Owning a classic Mustang is on my bucket list. I'm interested in meeting someone who shares my interests as I share their interests.
64, Cedar Rapids, IAHi! I love camping with my dogs. I go every other weekend to my camper up in Clermont, Ia. I hang out with my brother and his neighbors. Some times go visit my cousin. Go up to Decorah just for a drive. At home watch TV and play games on the computer. Go out for lunch with my friends for a couple hours. If I see somebody not having a good day I invite them over to cheer them up. I'm a happy good lucky person. Back in 2015 I had breast cancer much better now, lost my husband of 38 yrs. to a heart attack. Not a very good year. Have a daughter that lives in Richland, Wa with her boyfriend and dog. Love my family take my mom every where. Just started going back to church this month. I don't smoke drink very seldom. Just like hanging out go fishing sometime when camping. During football season love to watch my Packers. Sundays watch my football all afternoon if my teams are on more then one.
65, Mason City, IAI am a sincere individual who treats people the way I want to be treated; with respect. I am passionate about people because we are all unique in our own individual way. I believe we can all learn from one another. I love music of all types, except for most rap, love to dance . I occasionally will read a good book. Love to take walks in the summer. I enjoy traveling. Will try anything within reason for the first time and if I don't enjoy it, won't do it again. Love going out to dinner or a good movie or just cuddling at home and watching a good movie.
63, Marion, IAI have an active life with friends and family but would like to find someone to enjoy this wonderful life with and share as a true partner. I love music of all kinds, love to dance, play golf, fine dining as well as a beer and a pizza. Love small towns but love to get into the city for theater, dining etc. Love the beach. Long walks and good conversation. Ok to agree to disagree. Friends and family are definitely important. Love people in general. I am a lady with small town values but whom enjoys the city life. My friends would say I love to laugh and i am independent and am open to most things.
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