Kenia Alfaro Ramírez

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10 Food Preservation Tips in 60 Seconds

• Keep bananas fresh longer by wrapping the stems in plastic wrap: The reason is pretty straightforward: bananas release ethylene gas, which controls …

Ice Cream

5 Ways To Feel Better Right Now

Life has a tendency to knock us down a few notches every now and then. If you are having one of those days when nothing is going right, let me share …

Creative Writing

Interview With a Zombie: Insights Into Pandemics

Kids are back in school sharing their germs, flu season has begun, millions of people have just returned home from the annual pilgrimage to Mecca, and infectious disease experts are wondering if last year's avian influenza will re-emerge in China this fall. Are we prepared for a disease …

Assume Nothing! The Top 5 Reminders You Really Should Give Your Babysitter

The start of a new school year gives you a chance to create a fresh start, and that includes setting off on the right foot with a new babysitter or having an important refresher conversation with your current sitter.<p>Now is the time to share with your child's caregiver these top five back-to-school …

Make Old Facebook Posts NOT Public (Friends Only)

How to bulk change the visibility of public facing posts on the new Facebook Timeline profile wall.<p>If you’ve enabled Facebook Timeline (directions on …

One Easily Overlooked Habit of Happy People | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“The secret of happiness is to count your blessings while others are adding up their troubles” – William Penn<p>I’m sure you must have come across …

The 7 Top Habits of High Achievers | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

What separates the high achievers from the also ran’s, the scorers from the mediocre, the successful from the ordinary. The answer greatly lies in …

How Can I Stay Motivated and Finish My School Work?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>Recently, I've been too bored or unmotivated to do my school assignments. No matter how hard I try to actually focus on it, after a …

Productivity

The One Thing Holding You Back In Life (And How to Overcome it)

<i>“The secret of happiness is freedom. The secret of freedom is courage.”</i><p>-Thucydides<p><b>Lisa was dazed and confused. Totally lost in life, she was feeling</b> …

How To Take Charge of Your Happiness Today | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

I have always opposed being told what to do or the vice versa of it. Since childhood I have lived the life of a rebel who wanted to make, follow and …

3 Ways to Rebuild Your Life When You've Hit Rock Bottom

<i>“Thinking will not overcome fear, but action will.”</i><p><i>– W Clement Stone</i><p><b>In 2010 I had the best year of my life. By far.</b><p><b>And then in 2011, I had the worst</b> …