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Dear Heloise: As I recall, you once had a good hint for keeping insects away from food that is outside. We’re having a garden wedding here very soon, and I’d like to keep the wedding cake free of bugs while the ceremony is in progress. Could you repeat that hint?

Dear Annie: I am in my late 60s, and my boyfriend, “Mark,” is in his early 70s. We have been living together in my house for a year and a half. We’re both divorced and have adult children from our previous marriages. Mark communicates daily with all five children via phone calls and text mes…

Dear Heloise: I’ve worked out a good system with my preteen kids. If they are with a group of friends and the friends are pressuring them to do things they don’t want to do, I’ve advised them to call me.