Jessica Jones

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35 Places Every Woman Should Visit — By Herself

Doing things alone can be immensely therapeutic: A solo meal can help you really appreciate food; a solitary walk can be a rare opportunity to think; …

The Best Grilled Portobello Burger You’ve Ever Had

Nothing is more of a barbecue killjoy than expecting pescatarians or vegetarians to slop a sad, pea-studded veggie patty between a bun. It doesn’t …

How Hunger Pangs Can Make Nice People 'Hangry'

Hunger can trigger cruel words from kind people.<p>A starved dog lover might fantasize about punting the neighbor's Chihuahua that just will not shut up. A puckish but otherwise nice person might snap at a friend, "Bring me the freaking cheesesteak before I flip this TABLE!"<p>They are, in a word, …

Psychology

Winona Ryder and David Harbour share deep bonds on the set of 'Stranger Things' — and off

Sitting inside the Dolby Theatre’s lounge shortly before a PaleyFest panel for “Stranger Things,” Winona Ryder hears the roar of the not-so-distant crowd and she’s a little confused.<p>“What <i>is</i> that?” Ryder asks David Harbour.<p>“It’s the cast of ‘The Wire,’ Winona,” Harbour teases, as it should be …

TV

I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

These oven-baked chickpeas are great on soups, salads, and grain bowls—or for munching on by the handful.<p>Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you …

6 Comfortable Walking Shoes to Take You Through a Day of Exploring

Getting ready for a summer getaway, or perhaps planning a staycation? If exploring is part of your itinerary, you’ll likely need a pair of walking …

Creamy Potato Salad With Cucumber and Avocado

In a large pot, boil potatoes in salted water until fork-tender, 20 to 25 minutes. Drain, cool slightly, and cut into rough 1-inch pieces.<p>In a bowl, …

10 Biggest Unsolved Mysteries About Planet Earth

From the water that covers most of it to the moon that orbits it, here are some bizarre things about our home planet that science still doesn’t …

Bomb Balms: The 5 Best Lip Balms Without Petroleum

Dry, cracked lips can put a real downer on a day out. For that reason, having an effective lip balm to call on is always a sound idea. While …

Yes, Pluto is a planet

By David Grinspoon<p>Alan Stern<p>Three years ago, NASA’s New Horizons, the fastest spaceship ever launched, raced past Pluto, spectacularly revealing the wonders of that newly seen world. This coming New Year’s Eve — if all goes well on board this small robot operating extremely far from home — it will …

Solar System

11 Underrated Movies To Watch On Netflix When You Feel Like You've Already Seen It All

The weekend may feel too far away, but if you're lacking formal plans, a Netflix marathon session is always a good idea. If you're an avid viewer, …

A pet’s death can hurt more than losing a fellow human

Social norms are wrecking your grief experience.<p>The perfect coffin for a gerbil is a Celestial Seasonings tea box. With the tea bags removed, the white wax-paper bag inside is the ideal size funeral shroud for a tiny body. This unfortunate factoid, like much of the information about how to dispose …

Los Angeles

The Easiest and Creamiest Homemade Salad Dressing (it's Vegan too!)

You'll never buy salad dressing from a store ever again<p>April 21, 2018<p>It may just be the vegan in me, but I think salads get a bad rap. No one wants …

Healthy Eating

An Emergency Fund: Why You Need One and How to Make One

Everyone needs a safety net so that an unexpected expense won't devastate their finances. Here are some strategies on how to get started.<p>There are …

Personal Finance

RANKED: The 18 cheapest beach holiday destinations in Europe

If you're looking for a cheap beach holiday this summer, you should head to Bulgaria and Turkey, according to the 12th annual Post Office Travel Money Holiday Costs Barometer.<p>The ranking looked at the price of nine typical holiday items - a cup of coffee, a bottle of local beer, a Coca-Cola, a …

European Travel

Mom's Healthy Toddler Meals Look Instagram-Worthy, but Are Actually So Easy, They Don't Even Require Cooking

I used to get so excited for meals . . . and then I had a toddler. I soon realized that those early months of my baby gleefully eating every spoonful of pureed kale (and me thinking I'd heroically and effortlessly solved childhood nutrition) was the true "phase" and that what followed was the norm. …

11 Best Countries That Actually Love Having American Tourists

One of the strangest sensations when traveling abroad as an American is the heightened sense of your American-ness. That I’m-from-anywhere accent you …

This Ring-Shaped Hotel Will Have 360-Degree Views of the Arctic

Even better? The hotel will generate more renewable energy in a 60-year period than would be required to build and demolish it.<p>Adventurers, this one is for you: Architects Snøhetta have announced their latest project in Norway: a hotel with a 360-degree view of the Svartisen glacier. Designed as a …

Architecture

How Reading Changes Your Brain Can Actually Make You A Better & More Positive Person

I'm in grad school right now, and we've been reading three of Irish writer Samuel Beckett's very challenging novels. TBH, the reading sort of makes …

The Brain

Forget sun, sea and sand – why art should dictate your holidays

I have two passions. Travel, obviously, but also art. And wandering through a Royal Academy exhibition that opened this week, I was introduced to a new soul mate – Charles I. Perhaps I’m exaggerating. I can’t be absolutely sure that the ill-fated king was a travel enthusiast, but he certainly loved …

Art

Skip the Crowds and Book a Trip to These Chill European Cities Instead

An influx of tourism in Europe's capitals have led to overcrowding and local unrest—which means it's time to look elsewhere.<p>Cheap flights to Europe have become an increasingly common thing in the past few years, which is great news for anyone who wants to spend $300 to fly to Rome and pretend to be …

What's the Super Blue Blood Moon? The Rare Event Explained

It's a lunar trifecta.<p>The new year has just begun, but it’s already gracing stargazers with some seriously loony lunar activity, and it’s only going …

5 Things You Should Know About Traveling to Spain

Spain is one of the richest countries in the world from a cultural perspective. Its history runs from as far back as the period of the Roman Empire, …

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

1 of 14<p>Egremnoi, Greece<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 14<p>Crater Lake, Oregon<p>3 of 14<p>Con Son, Vietnam<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 14<p>Devil’s Bay, Virgin Gorda, British Virgin …

7 of the Best Vegan Bacon Swaps

If you’re missing bacon on a plant-based or meat-free diet, you’re in luck. You can make bacon from just about every chewy, savory ingredient you can imagine, from mushrooms and eggplant to tofu and coconut. Make these must-try vegan bacon swaps the next time you have a BLT craving or whip up a …

This Infographic Breaks Down 52 of The Most Common Misconceptions

You'd think that in the age of the internet, where more information than we can possibly consume in several lifetimes is at our fingertips, stubborn …

Infographics

How to Clean a Cast Iron Skillet with a Potato

<i>This piece originally appeared on PureWow.</i><p>Cast iron skillets are kind of kitchen superheroes. You can use them for cakes, nachos, chickens and more. …

Filling Breakfast Casseroles

Enjoy all your favorite breakfast flavors combined in a casserole.<p>Breakfast is a wonderful way to start the day, and these breakfast casseroles turn …

Breakfast

Make Cannabis-Infused Chocolate Gelt for an Adult Game of Dreidel This Hanukkah

Dreidel is the kiddo’s version of gambling, or so I grew up thinking! As history would have it, it came all the way across Europe from Ireland before …