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US election meme

Trump vs Clinton

"I can see the losers being quite incapable of accepting the vote, whichever way it goes. Although, I don't think I'd accept it if Trump wins either..."

The great Halloween debate

skeletons covering faces

Guest posts: Is it ghostly or ghastly? We hear from two bloggers on opposite sides of the argument.

arrow Catch up on our previous guest posts


Is our language going to the dogs?

Judging your grammar

Language: Is good grammar a thing of the past? And, more to the point...who's to blame? 

arrow Read our previous guest posts


Natural insomnia cures

Tired woman

Sleep issues: Wide awake at 4am? Here's how to restore your sleeping pattern - naturally. 

arrow Blood sugar diet recipes


Bumper £1000 prize bundle

Ultimate prize bundle

Competitions: Enter to win a whole host of fantastic prizes worth a total of £1000!

arrow Also a chance to win fabulous kitchenware


Trick or treat...


Halloween: From goodies for grandchildren to how to avoid unwanted trick-or-treaters.

arrow Have costumes become too scary?


Names for grandmothers


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

arrow 7 ways to entertain your grandchildren

Best thrillers and scary films

woman screaming from psycho film

Film: Your favourite hair-raisers that you've watched and survived...

arrow Our favourite classic films

How to reduce the risk of dementia

woman doing yoga

Health: Practicing a healthy lifestyle can help to reduce the risk of developing dementia symptoms. 

arrow Signs of dementia


How to stay healthy this winter

winter couple

Health: Expert advice on how to stave off bugs during the colder months and keep yourself healthy.

arrow Coping with depression


No trick-or-treat poster

woman looking out window

Halloween: If Halloween is not your cup of tea, here's how to opt out. 

arrow Alternative Halloween ideas


Winter boots for under £80

winter boots

Fashion: If you're on the look out for a stylish new pair of comfy boots, here are our favourites.

arrow Essential autumn fashion buys


What to have for dinner tonight?

tuna salad

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

arrow More tasty recipes

Freebies and discounts for over 60s

over 60s discounts

Money-saving: Hitting 60 carries with it some great savings if you know where to look.

arrow How to be thrifty after retirement

Halloween events across the UK

kids with googly eyes

Local: Ghoulishly fun events to help you get into the 'spirit' of things.

arrow Find your local site