The Wisecrack

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Become The Best Guitar Player Out There

  Have you ever looked at a musician play a guitar and wonder how they are able to do it? If so, you will not be wondering much longer. In

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The best flavoured beers for people who don’t like the taste of beer

On National Beer Day and beyond, few things top the simple joy of cracking open a cold beer on a hot day. Unless you don’t really like beer. I am

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I gained 8 stone after my husband and best friend died

As I gorged on my third mini Mars bar from my kitchen’s treats cupboard, my daughter Melissa cried. ‘Mum, you’re diabetic,’ she pleaded as she watched me down the chocolate

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Woman hatches three ducklings from eggs she bought at Waitrose

We’ve all taken up time-intensive hobbies during lockdown to keep ourselves entertained. One woman has gone a bit further and given life to some duck eggs. Charli Lello, from Hertfordshire,

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How to make beer bread with this easy three-ingredient recipe

In celebration of National Beer Day, we are combining two of the nation’s favourite things: baking and – you guessed it – beer. More specifically, we are going to teach

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How to stay safe if you’re going back to the shops today

After three long months of lockdown the shops are reopening today. Non-essential shops have been closed for weeks, but as of today we can go back to clothes shops, department

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Woman creates face masks from old fish nets

With masks now mandatory in some public spaces in the UK, such as hospitals and on public transport, it’s high time to invest in a durable product that will last

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It’s not your mixed race friends’ responsibility to educate you on racism

These past few weeks have been hard for everyone linked to the black community. On top of the collective trauma that comes from the murder of yet another black man,

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