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Bid Adieu To Chapped Skin With Food Based Ingredients

Spring brings a promise of fresh beginnings. It’s time for our skin to breathe new life and cast away thick balms and heavy lotions that we endured over the winter

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My shop turns into Supermarket Sweep. Will people in the queue applaud?

It was decided this week that we were allowed to have some unhealthy snacks to help lift spirits. I ventured to our local shop to get the required items (as

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How to have fun during lockdown

I hesitate to suggest what anyone else ought to be doing to stay on an even keel, psychologically, in these frightening times – partly because I don’t always manage it

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Gardening in lockdown: where can I buy plants and supplies?

Every week a Guardian Money reader submits a question, and it’s up to you to help him or her out – a selection of the best answers will appear in

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Fit in my 40s: why am I silently arguing with the mindful running coach?

Mindfulness is the last thing I want to practise while running. When I’m really up against a wall (which is to say, after four minutes), the only thing that keeps

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Groundhog day getting you down? Here’s my trick for breaking the monotony Hadley Freeman

I suspect I’m not alone in this but, at some point in the past two weeks, I hit my lockdown wall. Not literally, although apparently the “banging one’s head against

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Experience: I found a stranger in my front room

It was early on a Monday morning, about 5.30am, and I’d got up to use the toilet. Afterwards, I nipped into the kitchen to get a drink. As I stood

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