Laura Beth Davis

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10 Foods Every Healthy Kitchen Needs

<b>Apple Cider Vinegar</b> <br>While the merits of drinking apple cider vinegar to lose weight may be debatable, what is true is that the unfiltered vinegar can help relieve digestion or congestion-related woes and is a popular ingredient in energy-boosting detoxes. Keep a bottle in your cupboard to whip up …

Foodpairing Shows You Matching Flavor Combinations for Any Ingredient

If you've ever been confronted with an ingredient you want to use but have no idea what flavors pair well with it, Foodpairing is a webapp that can …

How to Teach Kids the "Time Value" of Money

Instant gratification usually wins out with kids, and unfortunately with a lot of adults. But teaching the <i>time value</i> of money when they're young …

Find Unadvertised Job Openings with a Clever Google Search

Most job openings at most companies go unadvertised—that is, they're posted on their site, but they're not farmed out to recruiters or posted on …

What's the Best Way to Sync Music Between My Computers?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I've got a great big music collection on my desktop and I want it on my laptop, too. In fact, I wouldn't mind if I could have it on …

Why Saving Money Is So Hard, and How to Trick Yourself to Save More

It's not just lack of self-control that keeps many of us from saving as much as we should. Harvard economics professor Sendhil Mullainathan tells CNN …

How I Cut $205 from My Monthly Food Bill

How much do you spend on food each month? Don't know? That's okay. For a long time I didn't have any idea how much I spent on food, until college …

How to Harness Your Brain's Dopamine Supply and Increase Motivation

I spent an hour on this opening paragraph. The hour wasn't time well spent, mind you. Sure, I was working—writing, deleting, fiddling with words here …

Neuroscience

Roth IRAs, Cydia Tweaks, and Speedtest

Readers offer their best tips for maximizing Roth IRAs, updating Cydia tweaks, and running Speedtest at the command line.<p>Every day we receive …

The Decision Stack: How to Better Analyze Your Financial Choices

Let's say I'm sitting at a coffee shop waiting on a friend to arrive. I have a warm cup of something delicious on the table in front of me and I'm …

Use "Mood Repair" to Beat Down Procrastination

It's usually pretty obvious that your mood has a strong effect on your willpower, motivation, and subsequent procrastination, but The Wall Street …

How to Conduct a Home Energy Audit in Just 30 Minutes

Taking steps to conserve energy can cut your electricity bill by as much as $600 a year. Don't believe it? Up to 30 percent of a home's energy usage …

Lift for Android Keeps You Motivated and On Track to Your Goals

Android: Lift, the goal tracking app that helps you master the "Don't Break the Chain" habit-building method, is now available for Android. It's …

Use the One-N-Done Approach to Prioritize Money-Saving Strategies

There are hundreds, if not thousands of ways to save money, but some may be simpler than others. If you want to know which ones will save you the …

Break Big Tasks Into Smaller Pieces to Avoid Distractions

When you're working on that big project, it always feels like the best time to go do the dishes, organize your sock drawer, or check Facebook. To …

Gamify Your Exercise Routine This Weekend

Perhaps you've resolved to exercise in the new year, but have failed to get a good routine down because it wasn't any fun. While exercise will always …

How Caffeine Can Boost Your Memory

Caffeine is known to confer a number of brain-boosting benefits, but its influence on our ability to store and recall information has never been …

The Brain

Ask an Expert: All About Slashing Your Energy Bill

Say hello to Kerry Cooper, CEO of Choose Energy. Most people assume they're stuck with the energy provider they have, but they're not! By …

How to Turn Cooking at Home Into a Habit

Have you ever said "I should really learn how to cook" but still can't bring yourself to do it? You're not alone. Millions of people consistently …

The Biggest Lessons I've Learned from Managing Anxiety

Six million Americans have panic disorder. Forty million have an anxiety disorder. So, if you're struggling with anxiety, you're absolutely not …

This Is Your Brain on Sugar

According to some US health experts, eating too much sugar can be as bad for you as smoking or drinking a lot of alcohol. This video from TED Ed …

The Five Basic Questions Interviewers Really Want You to Answer

You could spend a lot of time trying to prepare for every possible job interview question (and there are a ton), but most job interviews really boil …

Charge Everything at Once, Store Everything on One Drive [Deals]

Our favorite USB charging station is perfect for your nightstand, your desk, or outlet-deprived hotel rooms. The 25W white model packs enough power …

Keep Makeup Brushes Healthier with Regular Cleaning

Over time, your makeup brushes get caked with remnants of old makeup, making them a breeding ground for bacteria that can cause breakouts or even …

Cut These Vague, Cliched, and Meaningless Words from Your Resume

Most resumes have to make it through an automated keyword sorter before they even stand a chance at getting a brief glance (an average of 6.2 …