>Before competing in the USA Memory Championship, Moonwalking with Einstein author Joshua Foer learned to supercharge his recall. How you can too:
1 Use graphic images, the weirder the better. If you want to remember cottage cheese on your shopping list, imagine Claudia Schiffer taking a bath in cottage cheese.
2 Imagine walking through a place you know well, like your childhood home, and putting things from your to-do list around. Walk through again and you can see them!
3 Just pay attention. If you’re the kind of person who treats everything like you’re just putting down your keys, that’s a recipe for living forgetfully.