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Your grandparenting checklist

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Grandparenting: Essential items to have on stand-by when the grandchildren come for a visit.

arrow 7 ways to entertain your grandchildren

Baking with your grandchildren

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Food: Spend an afternoon baking up a storm with these fun recipes. Ideal for any pint-sized baker.

arrow Q&A with GBBO's Nadiya Hussain 


Products for grey hair

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Beauty: We present gransnetters' favourite products for maintaining bright and shiny grey hair.

arrow Build a capsule wardrobe


Blood sugar diet recipes


Health: Carefully-crafted, low-calorie recipes that will help you lower those blood sugar levels.

arrow 5:2 Diet tips from Michael Mosley


Living with Rosie


Guest post: At what age would you say 'no' to any new pets (and the chaos they bring)?

arrow Read our previous guest posts


Kids' book of the month

The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen

Books: A heart-stopping adventure inspired by The Jungle Book, from real-life adventurer Bear Grylls.

arrow Gransnet recommended reads for kids


Names for grandmothers


Grandparenting: Are you Gran, Grandma, Nonna, Gaga or even Gorkie...?!

arrow Lifelong gifts for your granddaughter


Picture book of the month

Products for grey hair

Books: We're featuring Four Silly Skeletons, the ideal picture book for children this Halloween.

arrow Gransnet recommended picture books for kids

How to dress for autumn weather

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Fashion: Boiling one minute and chilly the next? Here's what to wear in early autumn.

arrow How to remove facial hair

What to have for dinner tonight?

Beef stew with horseradish dumplings

Food: Lacking inspiration? We've got daily dinner suggestions that are quick and easy.

arrow More tasty recipes

Boosting your grandchild's happiness

Walker Books giveaway

Wellbeing: Enhance your grandchildren's happiness and wellbeing - and yours too!

arrow Long-distance grandparenting


Grandparents and childcare

Nadiya Hussain

Grandparenting: Should grandparents help with the childcare juggling act?

arrow 2016 grandparents and childcare survey


Grandparents' contact rights

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Legal: What to do when you can't see your grandchildren.

arrow Are you seeking contact or residence?


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