Darlene Lambert

34 Flips | 4 Magazines | @dar10ac | Keep up with Darlene Lambert on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Darlene Lambert”

50 Awesome April Fools’ Day Pranks Your Kids Will Totally Fall For

Because if your kids don't learn pranking at home, they'll learn it on the streets.

How to keep valuable employees from bailing

By the time Bill Allen was 29, he was managing almost 100 employees at a combined truck stop, convenience store and travel plaza in Atlantic Canada. He was running himself ragged, working from morning to night trying to "manage the customer and guest experience," he says.<p>That's when the penny …

5 Secrets to Managing Your Time, Backed by Research

It’s the problem we all face at the office: how to manage your time. You’re so overwhelmed with meetings and email that you always wonder if you’re …

How Do I Get the Best Price on Music, Movie, or Other Media Downloads?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I buy all my movies, music, and other media online, but prices vary so much from site to site. Is there any way to check prices …

Concierge Service: 7 Apps and Websites to Make Doing Your Daily Chores a Little Easier

These innovative websites and apps will help you with your everyday domestic errands and tasks.<p><b>Keeping House</b><br>You like things <i>just so</i> in your home, but find it difficult to keep them that way. Enter House Pad, a brand-new app developed by Michael Bruno, founder of the website 1stdibs, to help him …

The 4 Rules of Cast-Iron Cooking

Harness the power of the ultimate piece of kitchen hardware<p>The more you cook, the more you realize that the best kitchen tools are often the simplest. One sharp chef’s knife is far more valuable than a 62-piece knife set. One big stainless-steel bowl will do more for you than the latest plastic …

100 movies on Netflix that everyone needs to watch in their lifetime

But narrowing it down to just movies, you can put a good dent in some classics, if you have the right guide.<p>Well, that's why we're here.<p>We have searched through all of the titles on the streaming giant so you don't have to, and we put together the 100 movies streaming on Netflix you have to watch …

22 Must-have apps to be more productive at work

Share25<p>Tweet<p>Share28<p>+16<p>Shares 59<p>A lot has been written about technology. Some call it a time –consuming distraction from life’s important tasks. But …

Apps

17 movies to watch on Netflix when you hate everything

I'm not talking about your average bad day, or days when you have a serious case of the blues. I'm talking about those days when you're so done that you start channeling Michel from <i>Gilmore Girls</i>. Those days are when the thought of interacting with another person sounds as plausible as Santa Claus …

The best productivity apps for iOS and Android: Part 1

In today’s busy world, ways to enhance productivity are becoming increasingly important as workloads become heavier and free time more scarce. …

Apps

5 Companies That Are Actually Helping Us Travel Cheaper

We love to hack our way to a good travel deal -- because quite frankly, it sometimes seems like the big companies are out to get us.<p>But, fair traveler, this is not entirely so. Many corporations seem aimed at helping travelers achieve their dream trips in cost-effective ways, from phone plans to …

10 Best Honeymoon Destinations

The top ten travel destinations across the world for post-wedding bliss<p>From Bali to the Amalfi Coast, these are the top ten honeymoon destinations across the world guaranteed to bring you post-wedding bliss.<p>Courtesy

Rocky Mountain National Park

<b>Location: Colorado<br>Established: January 26, 1915<br>Size: 265,873 acres</b><p>Nowhere else in the United States can a visitor see so much alpine country with such ease. A mere two-hour drive from Denver, Trail Ridge Road takes visitors into the heart of Rocky Mountain National Park, traversing a ridge above …

47 Of The Best Ways To Spend Summer In America

From finding the best private swimming holes to partying at summer festivals like Burning Man, here are the best things to do in the U.S. this summer.<p><i>Did we miss one of your favorite things to do in the U.S. in the summer? Add it in the comments!</i>

70 Cities You Can Visit on the Cheap If You Know When to Go

© Bastos - Fotolia.com<p>You can save $193 a night on your next vacation to Miami Beach by simply traveling in September instead of March. It's that easy!<p>Hotel search trivago.com analyzed the average price per night for hotels in 70 of the world's most popular cities over the past year and found that …

Miami Beach

The Best Matching Washers and Dryers - Consumer Reports

Matching washer and dryer pairs are a popular choice although some don't make a great couple. Their coordinating style makes a statement, but you'll …

The Five Best Questions a Job Candidate Can Ask

When you're in a job interview, the questions you ask the interviewer can matter as much as your responses. They demonstrate how forward thinking you …

How Can I Avoid Filler Words Like "Um" When I Talk?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I have a tendency to use a lot of filler words when I talk, like "um" and "like"...and I've recently realized how bad it sounds, …

Public Speaking

Stylish Storage: 10 Best Ways to Organize Your Entryway --> http://apttherapy.com/1eNKcs5 Oh, the entryway! The first thing you see when you get home, the last space you walk through before you leave... and a magnet for jumbles of jackets and piles of dripping boots. Here are ten ways to ensure your entryway gives you a proper welcome home.

Why Hating Your Job Is Natural, And How To Love It Again | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

How to Cure Burnout at Work<p><b>My first job was cold calling at a startup</b>. It was good, I worked 16 hours a day every day, except the weekends, and was …

How I Learned to Stop Nagging My Kids and Start Motivating Them

I bet you've come across the term "positive reinforcement" before–but honestly, do you know what it really means? Some time back, I decided to jump …

Ikea and other top mattress brands and retailers - Consumer Reports

Shopping for a mattress can be a nightmare. Prices bounce up and down and if you don’t try a mattress in the store before buying it, you can end up …

The 5 Most Effective Ways To Live In The Zone | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

The wise use of time is a learned skill. From the day I arrived at the U.S. Naval Academy, the demands on my time were fierce. I learned quickly that …

How to Have a Good Job Interview

If you want better results in your job interviews, prepare to rock. Show the employer why you're an ideal candidate for the job, and land it quickly. …

Employment