Erica Johnswick

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Make-Ahead Salami Sub With White Bean Spread and Kale-Slaw Recipe

There are two main considerations in creating a make-ahead sandwich that you'll actually still want to eat upon arrival: bread choice and condiments. When selecting your bread, stick with baguettes or rolls over pre-sliced breads—toasted sliced bread will only become a hard, crumbly mess, and …

Green Goddess Sandwiches • The Bojon Gourmet

They say bad things happen in threes and this summer I seem to have reached my quota. First there was my pain in the neck, then a bout of poison oak. …

How to Make Energy Bars at Home

Making your own energy bars is easy—watch this video to learn how.<p>Why shell out $5 when you can make energy bars at home? Packed with tons of flavor and punch, these DIY super snacks will power you through your most hectic days.<p>All awesome energy bars follow this formula:<p><b>BINDER</b><p>This doubles as your …

Dessert

Mashed Avocado Goat Cheese Sandwich with roasted cherry tomatoes

<i>A perfect healthy open faced sandwich option with tangy goat cheese, creamy avocado, roasted cherry tomatoes, and buckwheat sprouts.</i><p>Ok, true …

Food

20 Must-Try Street Foods Around the World

Can you imagine visiting Paris without having a crêpe? Strolling through Hong Kong and not eating an egg waffle? Passing up authentic jerk chicken in Jamaica? Trying street food is an integral of traveling to new places, and it's a delicious window into new cultures, a taste of human history. In …

Hong Kong

31 Delicious Things To Cook In December

Might as well just leave your oven on all month.<p><b>WHAT'S IN SEASON:</b><p>(This will vary depending on time of the month and where you live.)<p>Apples<p>Beets<p>Bok choy<p>Broccoli<p>Brussels sprouts<p>Cabbage<p>Carrots<p>Cauliflower<p>Bitter …

36 Clever Gifts For Food Lovers That You'll Want To Keep For Yourself

Give me a ceramic Chihuahua to hold my tacos or give me death.

Greens for Breakfast | Kale, Oat, and Blueberry Smoothie

So…I did something crazy last night in the wee hours of the morning. It was one of those second-wind moments. I was all ready to tuck myself into …

Green Smoothie for Weight Loss?

One of my absolute favorite things is a Green Smoothie. It’s a fast, easy, and delicious way to get a big dose of vitamins and minerals, plus it …

Kale Avocado Breakfast Smoothie

This 100% Organic Tropical blend packed with Nutrients<p>In celebration of the warmer weather and the snow finally dissipating, I decided that it's time …

China’s newest whistleblowing activists are the angry mistresses of corrupt officials

Hell hath no fury: 15% of whistleblowers who reported cases of Chinese government corruption via the internet over the past year were the unhappy mistresses of party officials.<p>That figure, from an analysis (link in Chinese) by the Legal Daily, a publication run by China’s Ministry of Justice, comes …

China

42 Things I Love About South Africa

<b>1. That first glimpse of Table Mountain</b><p>2. A hot air balloon ride over one of the oldest valleys in the world<p>3. Getting lost in wilds of the Northern …

20 free things to do in Amsterdam

It's easy to spend a fortune in the Netherlands' stylish capital, but the city has plenty of gratis goodies up for grabs.<p>Check out our pick of the freebies on offer.<p><b>1. Canal Ring</b><p>More canals flow in Amsterdam than in Venice, and get this: the 400-year-old waterways are a UNESCO World Heritage site. …

European Travel

Follow Favorite: Adventurous Kate

The adventurous Kate McCulley is a truly impressive example of someone who turned their passion into their livelihood in the modern world. Combining …

At Estonia's Bank Of Happiness, Kindness Is The Currency

Estonia's capital, Tallinn, is considered one of the world's leading "smart" cities, where the government and businesses alike rely heavily on computer technology.<p>But one group in the Estonian capital is using the Internet for something completely different: an online forum that markets good …

Heineken's Great Marketing Stunt Gave Travelers Free Flights To Random Destinations

All you had to do was press a button.<p>This was the challenge recently posed to travelers departing from New York's JFK International Airport Terminal 8, when beer company Heineken decided it was time to change some lives.<p>We won't spoil the results of the experiment (watch the video above), but we …

Air Travel

5 Things You Shouldn't Do While Traveling In Seoul

What's HOT is flying to the other side of the world to land at Incheon International Airport, visiting <b>Seoul, South Korea</b>, and eating and shopping yourself silly in the city.<p>What's NOT is...well, <i>not</i> doing these things.<p>Seoul is absolutely one of the global capitals on the cusp of everything cool …

North Korea

The Secret To Finland's Success With Schools, Moms, Kids — And Everything

My cousin's husband gets 36 vacation days per year, not including holidays. If he wants, he can leave his job for a brief hiatus and come back to a guaranteed position months later.<p>Tuition at his daughter's university is free, though she took out a small loan for living expenses. Its interest rate …

Health Care

Drink Your Melon with This Cocktail! Melon Stand Cocktail

Melon Stand Cocktail<p><i>Adapted from The PDT Cocktail Book (cocktail created by Jane Danger, Summer 2008)</i><p>Serves 1<p>2 ounces Plymouth gin<br>1 ounce watermelon …

Watermelon

How To Eat Nothing But Watermelon All Summer

All melon everything.

One-Pan Pasta: Martha's Wonder-Dish Blows Our Minds (VIDEO)

Sometimes you come across a recipe that changes everything. What we are about to share with you today flies in the face of every single thing we know to be true about preparing pasta. For starters, you cook it in a wide, shallow pan, not a tall pot full of boiling water. Second, you start the pasta …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

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