Jena Marion

30 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Like | 1 Follower | @JenaMarion | Keep up with Jena Marion 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 “Jena Marion”

These Quirky Illustrations Will Be All-Too-Familiar To People In Love

This is what it's like to love someone warts and all.<p>When you fall in love with someone, everything about that person becomes endearing -- including their quirks and shortcomings.<p>Landysh, the Russia-based artist behind the online doodle site Lingvistov, explores this idea in her new illustrated …

How To Set Up an Annual Home Maintenance Calendar

Whether you own or rent your home, whether it's an apartment or a house, it'll need maintenance this year. Make your life easier and a little less …

Step-by-Step: How to Make Soft and Puffy Snickerdoodles

GalleryStep-by-Step: How to Make Soft and Puffy Snickerdoodles<p>My earliest memory of a snickerdoodle is inexorably linked to <i>The Legend of Zelda</i>. I can still feel the way my elbows dug into the painfully tight weave of the carpet as I stretched out on the floor, chin propped in the palm of my hand, …

Eggs en Cocotte: An Easy (But Often Forgotten) Egg Breakfast

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>It's a shame people don't think to prepare eggs <i>en cocotte</i> way more often—it's such an easy, elegant way of serving eggs. If you're not familiar with it, "en cocotte" is a method of baking eggs individually in small vessels. …

Breakfast

Forget Cobblers And Crisps, This Is The New Fruity Dessert That Has Me Hooked!

Apple Brownies<p>Save<p>While chocolate brownies will always reign supreme in our hearts, these apple brownies blew us away and really got us in the mood …

Slow Cooker Pumpkin Pie Oatmeal Recipe

I am the ultimate early bird. I enjoy waking up with the sun. I enjoy the quiet of the early morning hours. I enjoy slowly cooking breakfast for my …

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Donuts

It’s that time of year again, when pumpkin flavor pops up all over the place, even in our coffee. Fluffy Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Donuts are a …

Bacon and Egg Breakfast Ramen

Sunday Brunch is back, baby! I dropped the ball on that one for a little bit, but now that the weather is cooling off a bit, Sunday Brunch is back …

Sweet Potato Cinnamon Muffins [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Recipes

12 Books to Help You Live like an Effortlessly Chic French Girl

There is something so subtle and cool about how the French live their lives. We’ve already obsessed over how they eat and dress, and to further our (totally natural) fixation, we’ve gathered 12 books to help us live the best French girl life you could ever imagine. From speaking to dressing to …

This boozy Nutella dessert recipe changes everything

Sometimes you just need a great, fast chocolate dessert -- actually, for some of us that would be all of the time. For this mousse, it's as if Lawry's took everyone's favorite flavors and combined them into something you can make in 15 minutes. What do you need? Nutella, espresso and Kahlua are …

Stop Working Out and Do This Instead

In college I used to drag myself across campus at 5:30 p.m. in the cold wearing my sweat pants, boots, and a giant coat to the women's gym to burn off the calories I had consumed during the day. The women's gym was a poorly-lit, badly-ventilated hallway inside the recreation center where six …

16 Breakfast Recipes to Take You Around the World

Breakfast is always lauded as the most important meal of the day, yet it's so easy to fall into a rut: a bowl of cereal and a cup of joe if you're in a hurry, pancakes if you have the time, and oatmeal when you want to feel virtuous. Don't you feel antsy just reading that litany? Let's try looking …

Your Panic Attack Doesn't Care If You're Happy

A few weeks ago, my work was picked up by Huffington Post, and I was offered a really great job, on the same day. Yeah. It was pretty cool (read: awesome). I was surrounded by some of my very best friends when I got the news. I called my parents and cried lots of happy tears.<p>And then I had a giant …

The Essential Guide to Happiness at Work, With Rashida Jones | WIRED

Finding Happiness On The Job<p>By Rashida Jones<p>Let’s be honest: Nobody can kill it all the time. I earnestly try to, but I just can’t. I have an …

The Glutes Whisperer Shares The Ultimate Three Week Butt Workout

"He turned my thutt into a butt."<p>While en route to meet trainer Ryan Anthony at an Equinox gym in New York City, my anxiety sky rockets. We're about to embark on a three-week quest together: Anthony has been tasked with "fixing" my lifelong lack of derriere, somehow sculpting a "C" curve where …

Easy Breakfast Recipes You Can Cook in a Crockpot

Most mornings are so hectic, ingesting anything more than a cup of coffee feels like a victory. Smoothies and shakes come together quickly enough to …

Recipe: Chai Panna Cotta

Chai Panna Cotta<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>2 cups heavy whipping cream<br>• 3/4 cup Dixie Crystals Extra Fine Granulated Sugar<br>• 2 chai tea bags<br>• 4 tablespoons cold water<br>• 1 …

Salted Caramel Butterscotch Blondies

<i>Salted Caramel Butterscotch Blondies-chewy blondies with butterscotch chips, salted caramel, and a sprinkling of sea salt. Top with ice cream and a</i> …

23 MORE Cookie Butter Recipes You Need in Your Life

When Trader Joe’s released its Speculoos cookie butter, the entire world went wild, and rightfully so. The sweet + buttery spread is so addictive that we regularly eat it by the spoonful while watching our favorite nightly sitcoms. (Sorry, we’re not sorry.) But what else can we do with cookie …

Dessert

11 Brilliant Egg Hacks That Will Change Your Mornings Forever

When eggs are a part of every morning, the whole crack-and-scramble routine starts to feel, um, <i>egg</i>ceptionally boring. Meanwhile, the perfect poach starts to seem too elusive, too confusing and altogether too much work.<p>It's time to get your egg hack on. These brilliant tricks make perfect poached …

Here are the real best things to do in New York City, according to locals

There are thousands of things to do in this massive city — whether it's your first or 15th time visiting.<p>To help narrow down the long to-do list for every trip, we asked locals for insider tips on the truly best things to do in the city.

Salted Caramel Brownies

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Butter and flour a 9 x 12 x 1 1/2-inch baking pan.<p>Melt the butter, 8 ounces of the chocolate chips, and the …

Dessert

Lemon Vanilla Bean Custard

Lemon Vanilla Bean Custard<p>Author: Faith<p>This smooth, rich, and creamy custard is bright and fresh with the flavor of lemon hitting you first and then …

Food

17 Ways To Eat Protein For Dessert

Who needs protein bars when you can eat peanut butter cups?

The Best Places to Stargaze in America

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>For 25 years, NASA’s orbiting Hubble telescope has beamed mesmerizing images of our universe. But Earth dwellers can get stellar celestial views, too.<p>Here are three trip-worthy dark-sky havens in the United States:<p>> Lake Powell (Utah)<p>The combination of a thin atmosphere and …

National Parks