Helen Lee

340 Added | 22 Magazines | 3 Likes | 3 Followers | @HelenLee1qm3 | Keep up with Helen Lee 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 “Helen Lee”

The best places to find paella and seafood in Barcelona

Barcelona is undoubtedly home to some of the freshest and finest seafood in Spain given that the Catalan capital is synonymous with the Mediterranean …

Barcelona

The Best Farm-to-Table Restaurant in Every State

The farm-to-table movement may be decades old, but recent heightened attention towards issues like climate change and health has given rise to a new …

New Jersey

A former manager at Target became a millionaire using one of Wall Street's favorite trades

Just ask Seth M. Golden, who previously worked as a logistics manager at a Target store.<p>The 40-year-old, who lives in a suburb of Ocala, Florida, says he's grown his net worth from $500,000 to $12 million in five years by shorting the CBOE Volatility Index— or VIX — according to a report from …

Stock Markets

The Great British Baking Show's Paul Hollywood shares his Victoria Sponge recipe

Every once in a while we want to do more than just salivate while watching <i>The Great British Baking Show</i> — we want to taste those treats for real! So …

Restaurant-Worthy French Toast, Without the Wait

If you’re like me, when it comes to French toast, you’re a slosher, someone who just throws the ingredients together. Your method might go something like this: Slosh milk into bowl (I stock the 2 percent kind), add a couple of eggs and whisk until it looks right. Soak the bread, and sizzle in …

Baking

What to Cook This Weekend

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. There is a new collection of Jim Harrison essays out, “A Really Big Lunch,” published to coincide with the anniversary …

Food Preservation

Ease That Aching Back With These Soothing Yoga Poses

Whether you woke up with a tight lower back, your desk job has you aching, or you overdid it at the gym, here is a relaxing yoga sequence designed …

Yoga

You've Heard of Acupuncture, but Do You Actually Know How It Works?

Chances are, you've heard of acupuncture, and you've possibly even thought of trying it. But do you actually know how it works and what it does? It's purported as a drug-free solution to a laundry list of ailments, and for many people, that's exactly what it is. And while Western medicine is only …

These 7 Vegetarian Dishes Proves Winter Comfort Food CAN Be Healthy

The word <i>vegetarian</i> might conjure images of limp lettuce and bland Buddha bowls that leave you wanting more, but we've got news for you: Ditching fish …

Zucchini and Roasted Sweet Corn Provolone Phyllo Pizza with Truffle Oil.

Pizza! Pizza! Pizza Thursday!!The post Zucchini and Roasted Sweet Corn Provolone Phyllo Pizza with Truffle Oil. appeared first on Half Baked Harvest.

Sweet Corn

Today's Essential Travel Tips For Paris

<b>A Few Of My Favorite Things About Paris</b><p>France has always been serious about collecting tax revenues. Starting in the 16th century and continuing until the French Revolution, the country took a privatized, entrepreneurial approach. Tax collection was farmed out to private individuals who bid for …

France

The best thing to eat in every EU country

Traveling through Europe is likely to be at the top of anyone's bucket list — in fact, people probably even have a whole <i>other</i> bucket list for it.<p>But forget the sites for a moment and think of the food, which is as varied as the many different countries themselves.<p>Whether you're high up in the Alps …

European Travel

Spicy shrimp and mango cherry salsa avocado boats

Whooooooooo doggies is this a good one today! I’m pretty dang proud of this recipe guys. It’s got all my faves. Spice, seasonal fruit, cilantro, and …

Seafood

The 16 countries with the world's best healthcare systems

The organization compares 104 variables to come up with its list, splitting those variables into nine subindexes. One of the big components of the ranking is how healthy a country's people are.<p>Health is measured by three key components by the Legatum Institute: a country's basic mental and physical …

Hong Kong

Balsamic-Glazed Mushrooms

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 cup balsamic vinegar, plus 2 tablespoons if needed<br>• 1 large shallot, peeled<br>• 1/2 cup olive oil, or as needed<br>• 2 pounds cremini mushrooms (also called baby Portobello; or white button mushrooms), caps wiped clean with damp paper towels and stems trimmed at the base and discarded<br>• 1½ teaspoons …

Mushrooms

10 spots to hit on your first trip to New York

If you think we’ve missed something, come join us on travel<b>stoke</b>! It’s a great place to meet other travelers, and it’s amazing as a crowd-sourced …

Jersey City

20 Travel Hacks I Learned While Flying Around the World in 8 Days | Inc.com

My most recent business trip took me around the world in just eight days. I traveled nearly 35,000 miles, visited three continents and spent over 88 hours on airplanes. Needless to say, I picked up a few tips and tricks along the way.<p>Knowing top travel hacks can help you stay healthy, productive …

Hacking

The 100 best restaurants in America, according to OpenTable

To compile the ranking, OpenTable combed through 10 million reviews for restaurants that are available for booking on its site, which included more than 24,000 restaurants in all 50 states and Washington, DC. Only restaurants with a minimum qualifying number of reviews from the last year were …

New Jersey

The ten most overrated streets in Paris to avoid

<b>1. Boulevard Saint-Germain</b><p>No one would fault you for enjoying some upper-class window shopping along this avenue, or even overpaying for a cup of …

Top Luxury Concierge Websites For The Super-Rich

Ever wonder how the really rich book their luxury vacations? Do they hop on the internet, surfing through flight-comparison sites, sorting amongst airlines, connecting cities and departure times? Do they scour across websites like AirBnB, SkyScanner, Kayak and Orbitz, searching for the best deals …

Hospitality

A letter to my daughters: How to choose a life partner

To my two young daughters:<p>One day that will come all too soon, your father and I will have to reconcile with the fact that you're going to date and, …

Middle Age

13 steps to a spotless home - using only household products!

One of the most difficult rooms to clean in our home is our kitchen. From greasy kitchenware, to stainless steel that lacks in shine, to kitchen mats …

Homemade Pickled Veg: the Latest Trend in Burger Toppings!

As much as we love those over-the-top, mouth-watering burgers with their mountains of melted cheese and piles of bacon, sometimes we like something a little more refined! Something like this juicy burger, topped with crunchy pickled cucumber and red onion. So simple to make, these pickled veggies …

Food Preservation

Citrus-Basil Vinaigrette Recipe

"This dressing is lovely yellow color, and we use it on a mixed green salad (mixed Romaine and European greens), tossed with small broccoli and …

Spices

Why Uber has been taken for a ride in China

Uber’s capitulation to its Chinese rival last week should temper the wishful thinking of Brexit cheerleaders<p>The big news last week was that Uber, the California-based ride-hailing company, threw in the towel in China. It announced that its Chinese rival, Didi Chuxing, would acquire all of the …

China

Why Uber Couldn’t Crack China

<i>Robert Salomon is an associate professor of international management at the New York University Stern School of Business and author of</i> Global Vision: …

China

Imperial Capitals: Prague, Vienna & Budapest - Tours to Czech Republic, Austria & Hungary | Bestway Tours & Safaris

Day 01: Arrive Prague (CZECH REPUBLIC)<p>Welcome to Zlata Praha (Golden Prague). We are warmly received and transferred to our hotel. After some rest we …

European Travel