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A woman walking past a 'stay home, save lives' sign in London
Family & Friends

Noticed friends breaking Covid rules? Here’s how to talk to them about it

Is it our responsibility to call out our friends?

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Lauren Geall
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Life

How to navigate cultural expectations, according to an expert

Getting the balance right can be tricky

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Clinique
Life

The 5 most common regrets of the dying – and what we can learn from them

Learn to live in the moment and care less about what other people think.

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Bronnie Ware
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Mental Health

Selma Blair is here for us all with her honest words about crying at Christmas

It’s normal to feel shaky over the festive season – especially this year.

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Anna Brech
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Charlotte Moore
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“How my mum and dad's divorce shaped my experiences of love and failure”

If our parents choose to separate, it has an impact on how we approach things as adults. Here's how it's possible to make it into something positive.

Life

“My big, beautiful, Ghanaian-British Christmas: how my family celebrates”

Arnelle Paterson describes her childhood festive memories – a mix of Ghanaian and British traditions, from highlife music to watching the EastEnders special.

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Arnelle Paterson
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Regé-Jean Page as the Duke in Bridgerton
TV

The awkward truth about watching TV sex scenes with your parents

And yes, the carnal action includes period dramas like Bridgerton.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Christmas and Covid-19: 14 people reveal what Christmas will look like in the age of Covid-19
Long Reads

15 people reveal what Christmas will look like in the age of Covid-19

“It will probably just be booze and board games, with a few Zoom calls.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Lockdown life: “how 8 months of Zoom quizzes brought my family closer together”
Long Reads

“How 8 months of Zoom quizzes brought my family closer together”

They’ve been frustrating at times, sure, but the relentless virtual quizzes throughout 2020 have proven an unexpected lockdown bonus.

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Kayleigh Dray
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A woman on the phone
Family & Friends

How to tell your family you’re changing your Christmas plans (without hurting their feelings)

Get your point across in an emotionally sensitive way.

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Lauren Geall
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Mother and her son
Family & Friends

Did you grow up thinking your mum treated your brother differently to you?

And expert explains what really happened.

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Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
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“The surprising lesson I’m learning while living with my big brother in the pandemic”

One writer shares the reality of moving in with an older sibling.

Opinion

“As an only child I’m feeling the weight of Christmas Day guilt and which parent to choose”

“It’s felt like a bigger deal this year as this is the first time I’m actually having to pick between them”

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Megan Murray
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A group of friends playing a board game at Christmas
Entertainment

11 of the best board games to play online and in-person this Christmas

Just don’t blame us when the bad loser ruins everything.

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Lauren Geall
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A woman who is angry
Relationships

How to stay calm during confrontation if things start to get heated

Struggle with letting your emotions get the better of you? Read this.

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Aiden Wynn
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Woman packing presents in her car
Life

People are sharing their strong (and divided) views on the Christmas bubble rules

Twitter reacts to Boris Johnson's latest announcement.

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Hollie Richardson
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Relationships

“Spending Christmas without family means more than missing out on the holidays”

What's the holiday without our loved ones?

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Meriam Ahari
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Chrissy Teigen
People

We can all learn from Chrissy Teigen’s heartfelt message about needing her mum

You're never too old for some mum-style TLC.

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Anna Brech
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Helen Bownass
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Strictly star Clara Amfo on why her mum is her biggest fan

From top of the leaderboard to Stylist coverstar, the Radio One DJ talks exclusively to Stylist.

Kamala Harris’ nieces are genuinely the best thing on Instagram
Politics

Kamala Harris’ nieces are genuinely the best thing on Instagram

We’re obsessed with Meena Harris’ Instagram feed, and how proud her daughters are of their Auntie Kamala.

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Kayleigh Dray
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