Kirsty Kirkhope

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10 of the best ways to enjoy Barcelona … on a budget

Photograph: PR<p>Gran Bodega Saltó, ‘the grandaddy of vermuts musicals’<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/7/17/1437143469381/1937fada-da8e-4c11-8bba-88bec177ee16-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: PR<p>Gran Bodega Saltó, ‘the grandaddy of vermuts …

War

13 Subscription Boxes That Will Help You Snack Smarter

Subscription boxes are all the rage, and we’re so excited to see healthy snacks and products at the top of the heap. These monthly subscriptions are an amazing way to try out new products, get creative in the kitchen and even add a little spice to your diet. Whether you’re looking for snacks or …

5 anti-ageing facial exercises you can do at home

If it's good enough for Meghan Markle...<p>It’s hailed as a non-invasive alternative to Botox and surgery, with Meghan Markle reportedly a huge fan, but …

Skin Care

The 7 Easiest Ways Ever to Improve Your Diet

You won't even notice these changes—swear!<p>Of course you know that eating healthy is a lifelong goal—but that doesn't mean that it takes ages to make it happen. In fact, there are tons of quick, easy ways to be sure you're eating well that basically involve zero effort. Here are a few to get you …

Nutrition

Raw Chocolate Mousse - Healthy Recipe, Ellary's Greens in NYC

I've had all sorts of "healthy" chocolate mousse, and they're not all created equal. Coconut-oil-based recipes are delicious but have way too much saturated fat for my liking. Avocado-based recipes (while satisfyingly creamy) often tasted way too much of avocado and not enough of chocolate. But …

Sallys Baking Addiction Cinnamon Swirl Banana Bread - Sallys Baking Addiction

• 2 cups (250g) white whole wheat flour <i>(or all-purpose flour)</i><br>• 3/4 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1/2 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon<br>• 1/2 cup (100g) light …

12 books that make you want to travel

From Cheryl Strayed's Wild to Khaled Hosseini's The Kite Runner, here are our picks for books that make you want to pack your bags and trot the globe<p>Evoking jagged landscapes, mysterious cultures, and mouth-watering dishes, literature has the power to make us yearn to travel. Here are our picks of …

10 DIY Projects That Are Past Their Prime (And How To Update Them)

DIY? Maybe don't. These 10 trends have overstayed their welcomebut they're ready for an update.<p>DIY? Maybe don't. These 10 trends have overstayed their welcome—but they're ready for an update.

101 romantic things to do in London

Whether you are planning a romantic weekend getaway in London or looking for Valentine’s Day ideas, here’s our pick of London's most romantic things …

3 Essential Facts About the Male Orgasm

Want to ensure you're making your partner as happy as he's making you? Take these factors into consideration<p>Yes, talking about how to "please your man" can be seen as a bit retrograde, out of context. But that's not what we're talking about here. If what you're looking for is an equal partnership …

11 Must-Know Oral Sex Tips from Real Women

Hats off to you super-skilled ladies.<p>Many women have their go-to oral sex moves that they know will work every. Single. Time. But why keep all of that great intel to themselves? We asked around to get real women's best tips for amazing oral. The goal: To make it great for you and pretty damn …

Nutella Liqueur Is the Most Delicious Booze Ever

Nutella makes everything better -even booze. If you want to enjoy enjoy the delicious flavor of hazelnut and chocolate with vodka, you won't want to …

To bot or not to bot? Ethics of the seat-buying arms race

Just because you can … should you? The recent upswing of bots that game the online reservation market begs that very question. Developers are …

Television is fighting a losing battle for the attention of Americans

Detailed within a new media consumption study conducted by eMarketer, 2013 is the first year in which digital online devices like laptops, desktops, …

How to remove the background from an image

Cutting out the background from an image can be time-consuming and fiddly, especially if there’s a lot going on in it. Fortunately, there are a …

How to Brand Your Company Right from the Start

Ask any salesperson who knows her stuff and she will tell you that it can take a dozen or more touches -- or interactions -- including emails, phone …

Come to Germany to work and find love, British are told

Germany has launched a £120 million drive to entice young workers from Britain to come to the country and work as apprentices by offering generous all-expenses-paid schemes.<p>With the aim of plugging the skills gaps in Germany’s prosperous economy, Berlin will encourage hundreds of Britons aged 18 to …

10 of the best hand-drawn maps – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/travel/gallery/2013/may/15/10-best-hand-drawn-maps-in-pictures<p>720<p>Hand-drawn maps are enjoying a renaissance as …

DIY Gift Idea: Create Glass Jar Picture Frames for Mother's Day

Mother’s Day is just a week away, and if you’re looking for a simple DIY gift, these recycled glass jar picture frames are not only easy to make, but …

An unusual way to decorate your room/house. Use old tennis rackets to create a mirror: Find a tennis racket, take it to a glass shop and ask for a custom cut mirror that fits in the rim, use liquid nails mirror adhesive on the back of the mirror, firmly press it on the strings, let the adhesive dry through the night and then hang where ever you like ☺

10 Small Space Container and Herb Garden Ideas

Growing your own herbs is incredibly satisfying. Not only do they take up very little space, they take your cooking to new heights as you start …

Gardening

Roundup: 10 Inexpensive DIY Art & Picture Frame Ideas

Framing your artworks can become quite costly when you add it all up, but take a peek at these inexpensive options that won't break the bank AND …

4 Chic Ways to Switch Up Your Sandals

Sandal season is in full swing. We’re loving all sorts of inventive new ways to style your favorite pair of flat sandals, but what happens when you want to add an extra oomph of style to some of your old kicks? We’ve created four bona fide Brit + Co. hacks for that! Here are a few easy, chic, and …