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Emma Tapping, 28, from the Isle of Man, will be making sure they each get 96 gifts - even though they still haven't used many of the items they were given last festive season.

Experts have revealed that drinking Champagne from a wine glass makes it taste better; that wine glasses should never be held by the bowl; and that red wine should be put in the FRIDGE before serving.


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Awkward Family Photos showcase hilarious classic haircuts

Awkward Family Photos have shared some of the most outlandish hairdos from the decade. It seems that the rule of thumb is the bigger the hair the better with perms and mullets making a regular appearance. Some adventurous men can be seen getting creative with their fronts and sides as well as the back of their head.

A Mumsnet user sparked a very heated debate after admitting that she's 'mystified' at people's obsession with Prosecco - but some were rather outraged that she didn't understand the appeal.

Chilean beauty Bernardita Santa Cruz, 26, began sharing snaps of herself in hospital after the accident, which left her unable to sit up for four days. She now has almost 25,000 Instagram followers.

It's a rare sight; a student on University Challenge who doesn't appear terrified of Paxman. Last night saw Goldman, of Oxford, get short shrift from viewers over his apparent lack of respect for the host.

The guidance, which popped up as the Belfast university's students registered to attend their graduation ceremony, warned against 'short skirts and cleavage on show'.

YouTube prankster Reuben Fiander sneaked up on partner Rebekah Eldridge, 24, while she was asleep on the sofa at their house in Milton Keynes, Bucks, to prank his girlfriend.

Photographer Alison Jackson has worked with fashion retailer Lyst, to recreate the birth of Jesus Christ swapping the expected protagonists with the most talked about (and Instagrammed) celebrities of 2016.

Chilling cookie dough before rolling it can make it too hard to work with. But New York baker Dorie Greenspan may have the solution: roll it out before chilling, not after.

Haleigh York, 23, a student in Ireland, originally from Spring Lake in Michigan, weighed 285lb (20st 5lb) but after losing weight, was left with excess skin that her father wanted to help her fix.

Massachusetts author Celeste Ng was served a hilarious deconstructed salad (pictured) where the lettuce was not chopped up but instead rolled up like a napkin in a ring.

Holly Willoughby, 35, has been rocking a new look after swapping her figure-hugging outfits for floaty midi skirts and jumpers, but some critics have branded the makeover 'frumpy' and 'dreadful'.



Lucy worked the trend for colourful fur this weekend while she attended The Hennessy Gold Cup at Newbury Racecourse. While her Paul and Joe jacket costs an eye-watering £1552, we show you where you can bag an almost identical one for £20...

Lucy Mecklenburgh showcased her eye for good style at Newbury Racecourse Lucy Mecklenburgh showcased her eye for good style at Newbury Racecourse

Bunny Smith from New York spent $15,000 to look like Bella Hadid

Bunny Smith, 25, has had had over $15,000 (£11,800) of cosmetic surgery and is now being hailed on social media as the spitting image of supermodel Bella Hadid (inset). After a rhinoplasty, chin implant, Botox, lip and facial fillers, Bunny from New York (pictured left before surgery, and right after the procedures) has the same stunning facial features as the supermodel. And her thousands of online followers love comparing her to the Victoria's Secret beauty. Bunny plans to have further procedures to enhance her feminine look including breast augmentation and veneers.

Women have been proudly sharing pictures of the outfits their husbands hate on social media, using hashtags like #ClothesMyHusbandHates and #ManRepeller.

Mars Delight was a huge hit with chocolate fans during its four-year stint on shelves from 2004. Now, nearly 5,000 have signed a social media petition to bring back the calorific chocolate bar.

Kris Murie (pictured) is a huge Molton Brown fan s and he agreed to test his favourite toiletry brand against the Aldi equivalent in a new episode of Supershoppers do Christmas.

One concerned future parent has taken to parenting forum Mumsnet to say that she doesn't want to lie to her children about Santa. She has since received a barrage of abuse for her question.

British viewers have been left disappointed by the news that the 2003 comedy Elf starring Will Ferrell will not be aired on UK television this Christmas.

In a new Reddit thread user Ihaveanotheridentity - who used to work as the character Goofy at Disney World Orlando - encourages users to 'ask him anything' about his job.

Sydney mother-of-two Mim Hammonds is taking a stance against the 'inappropriate' clothing, make up and heels toy dolls wear by giving them 'make-unders'.

Gold Coast personal trainer Holly Louise never deprives herself when it comes to food. The blonde beauty follows a 'flexible dieting' approach, that allows you to make your own food choices.

Christmas enthusiasts showcase ugly jumpers from around the globe

For these festive enthusiasts when it comes to Christmas jumpers the busier the better as they share photos of their outlandish sweaters. For many of the festive fans a good pullover needs to include plenty of elements whether that's baubles, tinsel or even fairy lights. Others have included photos of loved ones and even Barack Obama.

A plastic surgeon upset viewers with the way he spoke about his wife like she was a 'mannequin'. Anna and Phillip Craft (pictured) plan on her having more surgery to alter her appearance.

In the expert hands of a cosmetic doctor, facial fillers simply replace lost volume and restore the face back to where it once was, with no other telltale evidence of treatment.

Wobble the whippet was beaten so badly around the neck that her spine was fractured, causing the puppy to lose her balance. Now she's back on all four paws thanks to the efforts of TV vet Noel Fitzpatrick.

Tannins, sugar and histamines are the cause of wine headaches, say experts. We share some tips on how best to prevent them, including drinking two cups of coffee before you start on wine.

A fed-up Mumsnet user said their sons were given blue payment cards ahead of their first residential trip, while girls were given pink ones. Baffled parents called it 'tiresome' gender stereotyping.

Mary Portas, 56, opened up about her marriage to Melanie Rickey, 42, on BBC Radio Four's Woman's Hour and how surprised she was about falling in love with a woman.

Sydney woman Casey Beros did not say 'till death do us part' in her wedding vows. Instead she wrote her own, and focused on making her relationship as good as it could be. And she's not alone.

Luke, 21, wanted his terrible tattoo covered up by the E4 Tattoo Fixers team but viewers shamed him for choosing a portrait of his wife Nikki. They were both delighted with the results.

Mark 'The Beast' Labbett was seen leaving the general knowledge based quiz show and even punching the wall en route after Michael, Trish and Terry beat the chaser and snared £60,000.

Last year MailOnline told the story of Sylvia Kalibeera, 31, from Masindi, Uganda, went blind overnight and was banned from seeing her children. She has recently been reunited with them.

A New Zealand mum has written about the 'truth' of pregnancy, including the reality about pregnancy 'farts', swelling feet, skin tags and loss of bladder control that can occur when you're expecting

British WWII POW who drew plans for 1930s caravan while in captivity sees dream realised

When Jan Fursier, from Powys, Wales, discovered detailed plans her father had made during his time in a WWII Japanese prison camp. The carefully illustrated pencil designs, etched into a tiny scrapbook, showed a luxury 1930s caravan which - 70 years on - Channel 4's Amazing Spaces' team have helped Jan bring to life. (Pictured from left: Jan Fursier, centre with George Clarke and Will Hardie of Amazing Spaces. Right: The caravan her father conceived while in a Japanese POW camp. Inset left: Reg Newman's plans, Captain Newman as a soldier)

Katy Harris, 45, from Middlewich, Cheshire, splashes out hundreds of pounds every month on her three Boston terriers - and December is even more extravagant than usual.

If your living room is currently bedecked in white lights, colour-schemed baubles and there's not a garland of tinsel in sight, then you're winning at Christmas says William Hanson.

When Jasmine Overton's sister complained that she was throwing away excess breast milk, the 37-year-old, from Queensland, decided to use it in soap - and her sibling now won't use any other detergent.

Queen Mathilde, 43, wore a yellow pussybow blouse with a printed knee-length skirt and black patent heels to visit Antwerp's Royal Conservatoire, where she met with young musicians today.

Shannen Roan, 24, from Birmingham, was told her baby was dead after her bulging belly hid his heartbeat has dropped eight stone. She has since gone on to lose eight stone in six months.

Men have revealed their partners' most cringeworthy tendencies on Reddit, accusing them of everything from telling 'boring' stories to singing in public and leaving the shower curtain open.

Harry, 32, met the songstress at an event marking 50 years of the country's independence on Wednseday. He earlier visited Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Bridgetown - six years after his first visit.