Jessika Jones

31 Flips | 4 Magazines | 15 Likes | @JessikaJones | Keep up with Jessika Jones 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 “Jessika Jones”

This Map Shows the Ultimate U.S. Road Trip

The concept of a road trip is as American as apple pie, and yet, devising the “best” U.S. driving route is a bit of a head scratcher. Much depends on …

RVs

10 Foodie Favorites in Fort Worth

“Welcome to <b>Fort Worth</b>,” the concierge said, as I checked into my hotel. “We have all the big city amenities here without the big city hassles.”<p>I know this firsthand, having lived in neighboring Dallas, or the “Big D,” for four years.<p>The sibling cities, known collectively as DFW, are connected by …

16 people who are living the dream without spending a fortune

Circa 4 p.m., pretty much anything sounds better than staring at your office computer screen.<p>For instance, traveling the world — working when you feel like it, how you feel like it, and with a view to rival any Instagrammer's best shot. Or maybe even putting your job on hold (or leaving it …

18 reasons to visit Argentina – including a secret German village and the world's most beautiful bookshop

Argentina celebrates 201 years of independence today. Here are a few good excuses to visit:<p>1. You can ride with gauchos<p>Argentinian cowboys wear actual chaps, drink Mate tea so bitter it makes you gurn, raise and wrestle cattle, and at night sing folk songs about love and loss. Gauchos traditionally …

The 10 Least Visited Countries in Europe, and Why You Should Visit Them All

<i>By Jason Heidemann for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>Some dwarf in comparison to their gargantuan neighbors, others are still branded with a scarlet letter thanks to past global conflicts and none can compete with France's food scene, England's charms or Italy's gorgeous coastline, but nevertheless you …

10 Tiny Towns For A Cozy, Low-Key Vacation

<i>This post was originally published on November 20, 2015.</i><br>Big cities may get most of the attention, but America's small towns have so much to offer …

10 Workplace Hacks to Boost Your Team’s Success | Inc.com

Have you ever walked into someone's house and thought, "How can they live like this?" Well, your employees may have similar feelings when they come in to work.<p>Granted, your office probably isn't a pig sty with days-old dirty dishes piled up in the sink and flies circling the garbage can like …

Employment

18 Crowd-Friendly Breakfasts Ideas for Thanksgiving Morning

When Thanksgiving Day rolls around, most of us will be operating on a strict game plan. Apps will be prepped, turkey is on a schedule, your sister is on pie duty and you’ve selected the perfect bottle of vino to round out the feast. Although you’ve thought through every detail of the dinner, odds …

8 can't-live-without Thanksgiving recipes from Dallas chefs

Maybe you watch a lot of Food Network. Then you, like me, have probably learned that watching television does not make you a great cook. <i>Making</i> food, …

We compared Whole Foods' prices to those of its biggest competitor — and what we found was shocking

But it isn't dropping prices fast enough to compete with its rival Kroger, according to a recent store check.<p>We compared the prices of 31 items at a Whole Foods store in Glen Allen, Virginia, to an identical set of items at a nearby Kroger store.<p><b>The Whole Foods basket was about $60 more expensive</b> …

How to Cook a 3-Course Meal Using Only One Skillet and One Burner

<i>Izy Hossack from Top with Cinnamon shows us how to prepare a three-course meal—using only a cast-iron skillet and a camping stove.</i><p>This summer, I found myself in an apartment with very limited kitchen equipment—basically just a one-ring camping stove, a kettle, and microwave. I already showed you …

Bread

7 Nutrients (Besides Fiber and Protein!) That Can Help You Lose Weight

<b>Vitamin C</b><br>To turbo-charge iron's energizing superpowers pair it with some vitamin C. That vitamin helps your body use the hard-to-absorb type of iron found in fruits and veggies, says Cording. Besides that, vitamin C's an antioxidant, which means it promotes optimal cell function. "It signals to …

10 Steps to Becoming a Burger Expert

<i>Our definitive guide to burgers—for now, and to carry you well through tailgating season.</i><p>Burgers are easy: Just buy a patty at the store, grill it, and serve. But great burgers—those juicy, you-still-remember-them-from-the-summer-of-'09 burgers—require some more expertise. Enter Jamie Schweid of …

BBQ

Chicken Enchilada Bake

We were doing so good. Jackson has been doing his business outside like a champ. But this morning, he decided that standing next to the door was good …

5 Rules for Being a Short Girl in Fashion

Being petite in the land of models takes practice.<p>I truly never even thought about not being tall until I entered the rarefied world of fashion—a place where vertically-blessed women are more often than not in very high shoes. I've embraced heels since high school, took a 6'3" boy to my junior prom …

Marisa Tomei on Starring in Céline’s Fall Campaign, Simple Skincare, and How She Stays Fit

On a recent December afternoon in New York City, <b>Marisa Tomei</b> is studying her hair in the mirror of her Chelsea hotel room. “What if we pulled it to the side like this?” she asks, sweeping her dark waves in front of her left shoulder. Dressed in a floor-length strapless dress and single statement …

NARS Cosmetics

How to Make Brown Butter Blondies, 4 Ways

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: Exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today: A brown butter blondie that could get you through anything -- and 4 variations to make it your</i> …

Dessert

Thomas Keller's Butternut Squash Soup with Brown Butter

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: Rethink butternut soup with a chef's recipe that will fit into your holidays -- and the secret ingredient your soups have been missing.</i><p>You might not always …

Food Preservation

Combat the Mid-Week Cooking Slump with these Easy Dinner Ideas

These easy weeknight dinners, including pastas and frittatas, come together with minimal effort.<p>We here at <i>Bon Appétit</i> love to cook—that's a given. But even we've got to admit: There's always one or two days a week when we just don't feel like dirtying an army of pots and pans. You <i>could</i> pick up the …

Cooking

Wood, bugs, and other gross things you didn't know you were eating

We hate to break it to you, but you’re most likely eating a lot of unsavory things that you had no idea about. We’re not talking about the fruit fly that flew into your Coke without you realizing it (although that’s probably happened), we’re talking about things that are added at the factory, or …

7 Thanksgiving Desserts That Are Way Better Than Pie

<b>1. Pumpkin Cheesecake with Gingersnap Crust & Caramel Sauce</b><p>Pumpkin pie is always expected at Thanksgiving, but why not shake things up and make a pumpkin cheesecake instead? This 5-star recipe is the ultimate sweet ending to your Thanksgiving feast -- and no one will miss that tired ol' pumpkin …

A Killer Marinade for Tender, Flavorful Chicken Thighs

A soy, garlic, and ginger marinade make this chicken extra flavorful.<p>Chef <b>Naomi Pomeroy</b> made these garlic, ginger, and soy-marinated chicken thighs for her wedding, but you don't have to get hitched to whip up a version at home. Fish sauce, fresh herbs, and lemon round things out for a seriously …

Cooking

So You Know: Cookie Monster's Famous Sugar Cookie Dough Recipe

We all know Cookie Monster loves to <i>eat</i> cookies, but it turns out he's quite the baker, too! Cookie Monster's famous cookie dough recipe first …

Zucchini Bread with Oats

Makes two 8 1/2x4 1/2" loaves Servings<p>For a slightly more virtuous quick bread—more like breakfast, less like dessert—reduce the amount of granulated sugar to one cup. This zucchini bread recipe is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Non-stick vegetable oil spray<p>…

Breakfast

Warm Kimchi Rice Bowl with Sriracha Broccoli

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog Choosing Raw shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: Not all kimchi is vegan -- but the vegan kind is amazing, indeed.</i><p>When I first learned that kimchi isn’t typically vegan, I was surprised: What’s not vegan about …

Sriracha Sauce

Karen Weinberg's Lamb Burgers with Tzatziki and Arugula

<i>All week long, the GrowNYC team will be sharing recipes from The Greenmarket Cookbook -- and giving away one copy each day. Now get to the market, and make the most of summer's brightest produce before the season is over.</i><p><i>Today: A Greek-style lamb burger that's beefier than, well, beef.</i><p>Where’s the …

Burgers

17 Gluten-Free, Low Carb, Paleo Pizza Recipes

Dear Pizza,<p>You are amazing. Just the way you are. Like oxygen, you keep us alive. You are the air that fills our lungs. You are the wind beneath our wings. Please, pizza, never change.<p>We hope you know you will always have a place in our hearts, even when we can't put you in our stomachs. Some of us …

My 102-Year-Old Grandma's Chicken Broth Recipe

My grandma who is just about to turn 103 is as sharp as a tack and can still sniff out a stock cube at one hundred paces. Her cooking is very traditional and one of her mainstays in the kitchen is home-made broth. When I was healing my gut I ate this recipe constantly and still do.<p>Many supermarket …