Monica Anderson

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4 reasons employers should hire travelers

FINDING WORK when you’re traveling can be difficult, as employers don’t like the idea of bringing in somebody they know isn’t sticking around. But …

16 ways long-term travel will benefit your kids (and you)

There’s no doubt children learn languages much more quickly than adults. In fact, I’m jealous how my son Miro has become fluent in Spanish through …

Archaeology

Sriracha Bloody Mary

Are you a fan of spicy? My husband and I both enjoy spicy foods but our standard for what we consider "spicy" is, um, VERY different. He likes his …

From $1,000 a Night, to $1,000 a Month

In February of this year, my husband and I quit our well-paid and exciting jobs, left California and the company we helped build, and set off to travel the world. Our goal: live on $1,000 (each) a month.<p>This isn't a particularly difficult thing to do if you don't <b>do</b> much, but we had big plans. We …

Asia Travel

What Not to Do in Chicago

Ask someone for tips on traveling to Chicago and they will probably list off tons of different things to do and places to see. But what they likely will not say is what you should not do while visiting the Windy City.<p>Do not put ketchup on your hot dog.<p>Photo courtesy of Arnold Gatilao on Flickr.<p>Just …

Hot Dogs

Chipotle Beer Shrimp Quesadillas with Spicy Guac

Chipotle Beer Shrimp Quesadillas with Spicy Guac.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> July 18, 2013 112<p>There is one thing I am craving during this heat wave.<p>And I mean, …

Cook The Ultimate Crab Cakes | Men's Health

When cooked, the crab cakes take on a light, almost airy texture that matches well with the crunch of pan-fried panko flakes. It’s a luxurious dish, so cook a few up for a dinner date, a holiday where you gather the family around, or simply if you want to eat really (really) good leftovers all week …

Steak and Eggs Benedict with Béarnaise Sauce Recipe

<b>For the béarnaise sauce:</b><p>1<p>Fill a large saucepan a quarter of the way full with water and bring it to a simmer over high heat. Remove from the heat and …

Spicy Basil Bloody Mary Mix

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Phoebe Lapine from Feed Me Phoebe turns fresh summertime tomatoes into a Bloody Mary mix that will exceed even the highest standards.</i><p>Like any …

Jalapeno Popper Corn Fritters

<b>Prep Time</b>:<p>10 minutes <b>Cook Time</b>:<p>20 minutes <b>Total Time</b>:<p>30 minutes <b>Servings</b>: 2<p>Crispy golden brown sweet corn fritters with all of the flavours of jalapeno …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

9 Easy-To-Steal Habits Of The Super Successful

We wish there was a handbook for success, but there isn’t. Here’s the next best thing: a list of ways you can realize your dreams–and be a more productive person in the process.<p>Wouldn’t it be great if success was simple?<p>But it isn’t.<p>There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for success in work and life, …

Productivity

National Geographic Travel

How to Make the Perfect Lobster Roll

<b>I have to credit Dr. Claw</b> for teaching me how good a lobster roll can be. The infamous Brooklyn "lobster pusher"—the guy who won fame and no small degree of notoriety for illegally selling lobster rolls out of his apartment—gave me the first one I ever liked: A warm, garlicky tube of soft, delicate …

New England

12 Super-Cool Items For Tailgating Fun

For all our not so athletically inclined readers out there, we’re going to share a secret: It’s pretty easy to fake being a football fan. Our two …

Tailgating