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"I put on my new dress for my stepson's wedding and the zip broke. I was distraught at the time as I was desperate to look good with my husband's ex being there."

Have you ever had an embarrassing wardrobe malfunction?
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"The trick is preparation and application."

How to get glowing skin over 50: http://bit.ly/2LaVcVj

Essential skin care tips to help you achieve glowing skin, including the ideal skin care routine for older women.
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"I have never understood those who love barbecues. I don't mind eating outdoors, but why cook something over an open fire like some caveman when there is a perfectly good kitchen inside the house?"

Barbecues - do you love or loathe them?
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"I wore a black feather fascinator to a wedding as I don't do hats and I was quite pleased with the effect."

How to wear a fascinator in style this wedding season http://bit.ly/2njGMtl

Top tips on how to wear a fascinator in style no matter your look or age.
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"My daughters-in-law are both as different from each other as the sun is to the moon! Each brings strengths and gifts we need to stretch us and make us grow as people as well as a family unit."

What do you love about your daughter-in-law? http://bit.ly/2LbUeIk

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When relationship breakdowns happen within a family, it's often the grandchildren and grandparents who suffer a separation, through no wish of their own.

But what are grandparents' rights? Here's what you need to know. http://bit.ly/2Gs3UuD

Grandparents do not have any automatic legal rights. If contact with their grandchildren is denied, they can apply for access, providing they have leave from the courts to do so.
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"I’ve just converted to Charlotte Tilbury! It spreads very thinly and feels very light, but still seems to cover blemishes well while making my skin feel very smooth."

What's the best cream foundation for mature skin? http://bit.ly/2k6lzzt

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What's your favourite thing to bake with your grandchildren?

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Are you in need of a new activity to keep your grandchild entertained? Baking with kids is a great way to spend time together! Here are some fun recipes that they'll love...
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It just isn’t worth getting your knickers in a twist over a bit of paper, is it?"

Are cards and gifts a given on special occasions?

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"I have to have a fringe as I have enough wrinkles to screw my hat on!"

Short hairstyles for older women: http://bit.ly/2IGyO4f

We reveal the best short hairstyles for older women from edgy pixie cuts to bouncy bobs.
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"It was such a relief not having to have a funeral for my father. He certainly didn’t want one. If you can be useful after your death, why not be?"

Would you leave your body to medical science?
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"My husband found out this week that if he shows his bus pass in one of the local pubs near to us he would get 40p off a pint of beer. Local restaurants also have a 15 to 20 percent discount for over 60s depending on the day or night. It's well worth hitting the big 60 when it comes to matters of the purse strings." http://bit.ly/2GcWawt

If you're over 60, there are lots of tricks in the book to help you save money. Here’s our pick of the best money saving tips and discounts for over 60s.
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"As much as I wish the young couple a long life, good health and a great marriage, I really do not wish to have every single detail blown up out of all sense and rammed down my throat!"

Have we become too obsessed with the Royal Wedding? http://bit.ly/2GfTpdW

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