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How to clean your jewellery at home

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Political correctness gone mad

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Missoni for Target

Missoni for Target launched both in store and online on Wednesday 8 September.

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Purrfect practice

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Competitions

Win tickets to Love, Rosie

Win one of ten double passes to see the uplifting love story Love, Rosie in cinemas.

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Win a $25k Broadway experience

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Win Animal Kingdom on DVD

Win a copy of Australian crime drama Animal Kingdom on DVD in this week’s Friday Freebie.

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Jokes

They walk among us

This week’s Friday Funnies are guaranteed to make you feel better about yourself.

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Husband down in aisle 5

This week’s jokes about men and marriage will have you laughing out loud.

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When grandkids make you giggle

Kids say the funniest things, as these seven grandparents found out first hand.

Grandkid giggles

Photos

Only in Australia

Take a look at these amazing images of things which you would only see in Australia.

Animals gone wild

Little laughs

These hilarious pictures of babies are guaranteed to make you laugh.

Best of babies

Mind-boggling beach art

Created using only sand, this 3D beach art puts your average sandcastle to shame.

Brilliant beach art

Videos

Henry Winkler

Why not watch a clip of Henry Winkler, who turns 69 today, as the ever-slick Fonzie in Happy Days?

Oh, Happy Days!

Aussie Aussie Aussie

Have you ever stopped and thought how people from other countries feel about our food?

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Amsterdam Airport's new employee

KLM’s lost and found department has the cutest new employee.

A round of a-paws

Tributes

Joan Rivers

Acerbic comic Joan Rivers has died, age 81, after her family made the decision to turn off her life support.

Watch what made her funny

Bill Kerr

Bill Kerr, the 'boy from Wagga Wagga’ has died, aged 92.

Listen and laugh

Billy Crystal's tribute to Williams

Just two weeks on from the shocking death of Robin Williams, it seems the world has moved on.

It says it all.

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Caroline’s poem

Caroline has shared her poem on the frustrations of ageing.

Read her work

Steve Martin is a first-time dad at 67

Actor Steve Martin has become a father for the first time at 67

Is 67 too old to become a father?

Trying tai chi

YOURLifeChoices member Brian talks about starting tai chi, and the little slice of calm it has added into his week. How did you get into tai chi? It was one of those things that had been on the periphery of ...

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Resources

Stylewatch – Embellished necklaces

Style guru SJ shares that chunky costume necklaces are back in a big way.

Top 10 chunky necklaces

Stylewatch – In full bloom

Style guru SJ shares her tips for wearing colours this season.

How to wear spring colours

Style watch – Which glasses suit you?

Changing your current frames is a great way to update your wardrobe

Find fashionable glasses for less

Activities

Five free language-learning websites

Five best websites to help you learn another language for free.

Learn another language for free

Quick guide to World Cup 2014

It’s again time for the World Cup of football, but should you really care?

Surviving the World Cup 2014

How to make a digital photo mug

Why not make your own photo mug at home, for a low-cost personalised gift?

DIY digital mug

AgeWave

Who’s worried about ageing?

Pew Research’s latest paper on global attitudes to ageing is a real eye-opener.

Which countries are worried?

You’re still hot to me

You’re still hot to me is a straight-up look at the world of menopause.

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Planning for Act 4

How can you make the most of your mature workforce?

Retain your baby boomer workforce

Word of the week

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Entertainment

Best movie witches

To get you in the spooky spirit, why not watch these clips of the best movie witches to grace our screens?

Which witch is which?

Henry Winkler

Why not watch a clip of Henry Winkler, who turns 69 today, as the ever-slick Fonzie in Happy Days?

Oh, Happy Days!

Best of catch-up TV 30 October

Catch-up on The Embassy, Flying Miners, The Fall and Recipes to Riches.

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Christmas

Where to go: Christmas in July

Find a Christmas in July event near you with this list of festive celebrations.

Dreaming of a white Christmas

Five last minute stocking-stuffer books

If there’s a space on the stocking you’re filling this Christmas, consider these handy sized books

Something for everyone

Five funny Christmas videos

If you need to escape the Christmas madness for a few minutes why not watch these five funny Christmas videos?

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