Bereavement can be overwhelming and knowing how to help someone through it isn’t easy. If you and your grandchild are both grieving, you might feel you need to be stoical to support them, or find that focusing on them rather than your own feelings is easier at times. However, it’s important to make sure you’re both getting the help you need. So what can you do to best support your grandchildren and yourself in this situation? Here's some advice from Independent Age.
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What to have for dinner tonight
Today's recipe comes all the way from the Levant. Featuring lots of veggies topped with pieces of crispy pitta bread, it's perfect for a warm day and well worth a try this week.