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Slip, slop, what? Why putting on sunscreen suddenly seems complicated

19/01/2020 • 16:30 Lifestyle The Guardian  

Despite concerns over reef health, vitamin D deficiencies and multi-layered skincare routines, tried and tested sunscreen advice holds true Advice …

Can a yoga and sleep retreat cure my 20-year battle with insomnia?

19/01/2020 • 14:00 Lifestyle The Guardian  

A sleep retreat in the rugged hills of central Portugal, filled with sunshine, yoga, vegan food and kindness, promises a lasting cure for sleepless …

Low alcohol wines don't have to taste awful. Try these…

19/01/2020 • 13:30 Lifestyle The Guardian  

Not all zero- or low-alcohol wines have had their soul removed Can a wine be a wine without alcohol? Not according to the European Union it can’t. …

Taste test: kimchi, kefir and kombucha – the best fermented foods

19/01/2020 • 13:30 Lifestyle The Guardian  

From sourdough to sauerkraut – chef and food writer Olia Hercules tastes and rates high-street fermented foods Continue reading... …

Try a novella and ditch your snobbery: five ways to read more books

19/01/2020 • 13:00 Lifestyle The Guardian  

Reading is good for the brain and the soul, but we don’t always find the time, the inclination – or the right book. That can be easily changed …

20 of the UK's best restaurants – as chosen by Britain’s top chefs

19/01/2020 • 12:00 Lifestyle The Guardian  

Secret gems and neighbourhood hideaways where chefs love to eat: from a cafe lunch in Cornwall to a tasting menu on the Scottish coast Silk Road , …

Neverland forever: the tiny Scottish island that gave us Peter Pan

19/01/2020 • 11:00 Lifestyle The Guardian  

Eilean Shona inspired the author JM Barrie. It seems some dreams do come true … As we skim across Loch Moidart in our speedboat to reach Eile an …

When Nigel Slater met Nadiya Hussain

19/01/2020 • 11:00 Lifestyle The Guardian  

Over curry and cake, two of the UK’s best-loved food writers talk about family, anxiety and learning to cope with life in the public eye It is almost …

Out of the lab and into your frying pan: the advance of cultured meat

19/01/2020 • 09:00 Lifestyle The Guardian  

In a few years meat grown in laboratories from animal cells may become part of our regular diet, a prospect that raises complex technical, social and …

My old pub has banned mobiles. I cherish the return of tranquility

19/01/2020 • 08:12 Lifestyle The Guardian  

A world of hushed conversations by a good fire is back at a Sam Smith local in Knaresborough It was during the pouring of my first pint that I began …

I eat only strangers' leftover food – and it's the best diet I've ever had

19/01/2020 • 08:00 Lifestyle The Guardian  

To try to combat the mountain of food waste, diabetic Andrew Mayers decided to live on what people chuck in the bin. Even if it’s two doughnuts and a …

10 of the best UK spas and wellbeing holidays

19/01/2020 • 07:00 Lifestyle The Guardian  

From a recently refurbished London institution to new spas and wilderness weekends in the Hebrides, we pick great retreats and sanctuaries …

Stay in vogue with the new rogue eyeliners

19/01/2020 • 06:30 Lifestyle The Guardian  

Dare to take an unconventional approach to your makeup It’s time to go rogue with your eyeliner. Many SS20 catwalks (like Victoria Beckham, …

I fancy both boys and girls, but don’t know what that makes me | Dear Mariella

19/01/2020 • 06:00 Lifestyle The Guardian  

Our once-binary world is loosening its shackles, says Mariella Frostrup. Be inquisitive but don’t feel pressured to define yourself yet The dilemma …

Observer sudoku

19/01/2020 • 00:01 Lifestyle The Guardian  

Click here to access the print version. Fill the grid using the numbers 1 to 9. Each number must appear just once in every row, column and 3x3 box. …

Observer killer sudoku

19/01/2020 • 00:01 Lifestyle The Guardian  

Click here to access the print version. Normal Sudoku rules apply, except the numbers in the cells contained within grey lines add up to the figures …

We love... Fashion fixes for the week ahead – in pictures

18/01/2020 • 23:45 Lifestyle The Guardian  

Lululemon and Roksanda collaborate on their second capsule collection; Kitri is making wedding dresses affordable; and Basic Rights find a way to …

Ben Gorham: ‘With Byredo I wanted a more inclusive approach to luxury’

18/01/2020 • 17:00 Lifestyle The Guardian  

After his career as a basketballer ended, Ben Gorham leapt into a whole new world – and set up the luxury brand Byredo He has shops on the coolest …

The only diet you can stick with is one you can enjoy

18/01/2020 • 17:00 Lifestyle The Guardian  

Dry January, Veganuary … when it all gets a bit much, reach for something simple like shepherd’s pie or mushroom soup By the time you read this, it …

Blooming on Instagram ... why Gen Z has taken to flower arranging

18/01/2020 • 16:29 Lifestyle The Guardian  

Classes sold out at new breed of florists Once upon a time flower arranging was the preserve of the 1950s housewife accessorising the kitchen table, …