David Saavedra

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Here’s What to Snack on If You’re Trying to Slim Down, According to a Nutritionist

These five bites are nutritious, filling, and low-cal enough to support your weight-loss goals.<p>Tired of eating almonds and Greek yogurt (over and …

'Mad Honey' and 4 Other Naturally Occurring Psychedelics

Natural doesn't always mean better, though.<p>Nature is full of drugs. For various reasons, evolutionary forces have led certain plants, fungi, and even …

Psychedelic Drugs

Why you'll be forced to buy a case for your iPhone X

Today is iPhone launch day. No, not for the highly-anticipated iPhone X (that's not coming until Nov. 3), but for the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus.<p>Some people …

Mobile Technology

What You Really Need to Do to Make Your Employees Happy (No, It's Not More Money) | Inc.com

Want to inspire your employees to perform at levels you've never imagined?<p>In <i>Give and Take</i>, Adam Grant says that when people find purpose in their work it will not only improve that person's happiness, it will boost productivity.<p>Give the people what they want -- purpose.<p>One way to give them that …

Fundraising

This new drought-tolerant garden in Burbank is overrun with visitors (that is, butterflies and birds)

We're asking Southern California readers to share photos of their lawn-to-drought-garden makeovers. Here's how one couple did it:<p>In an effort to jump-start their Burbank front-yard makeover, Robin Russell and Jennifer Tait "solarized" their neglected landscape by covering the lawn in plastic to …

The Secret To Being Happy And Loving Your Job

There is no way to happiness; happiness is the way.<p><i>This story is part of our monthlong “</i><i>Work Well</i><i>” initiative, which focuses on thriving in the workplace. You can find more stories from this project</i> <i>here</i><i>.</i><p>Having a meaningful job does not guarantee happiness.<p>The truth is often the other way around. It …

How to Give the Most Motivating Pep Talk

‘I want to be here for you. What can I do?’; stay away from cliches like ‘Time heals’<p>I recently told a friend I needed a pep talk. “What kind?” he asked.<p>He had a very good point. Everyone wants to be the type of person who gives the pivotal talk that turns around a friend’s outlook or makes a …

Motivation

Norwegian Recipes: Easy to Make Apple Cake

I love anything apple-cinnamon flavored and with a touch of vanilla ice cream. Apple Cake is heavenly! I actually like to bake, but I am all for the simpler recipes. I don't have the patience if you have to fly through hoops and hassles to get the result. After all, I am in it for the baked goods …

FCC mobile competition report once again dodges its key question

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: FCC<p>Another year, another report from the Federal Communications Commission on the state of competition in the U.S. …

Vertical Garden Installations Archives - Living walls and Vertical Gardens

Category: Vertical Garden Installations (page 1 of 6)<p>Vertical gardening has arrived. Combining inspirations from landscaping, architecture, interior …

Bar Behavior Common Mistakes Avoid: How to Be Your Bartender’s Favorite Customer

Don't be that guy: This bad bar behavior will place you on any bouncer's naughty list.<p>There's nothing like a good, dark bar. The details are irrelevant: The walls could be covered in graffiti or mounted jackalope heads. The floor could be covered in wide wood planks or sticky beer and peanut shells …

Alcohol

7 Secrets to Unlock Success and Happiness

I frequently speak at conferences on many topics including innovation, leadership, and the future of mobile technologies. At these conferences, young people often ask me for career advice. I am reminded of my younger days when I was looking for the same. Wisdom from a few people has greatly …

How Alex Stupak Reinvented the Michelada

Traditionally, a Michelada means beer poured over ice with salt, lime and, if you’re in Oaxaca, a spicy sauce. But at Empellón Al Pastor in New York …

How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

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