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TJ Maxx should terrify Macy's

In its most recent quarter, the company saw comparable sales rise by 4%. It's the company's 30th consecutive quarter of growth — practically an anomaly in the retail industry today.<p>As sales at stores like Macy's and Nordstrom lag, TJ Maxx is hitting its stride simply because it's a more rewarding …

Selling

Crockpot Recipes You Can Freeze and Cook Later

Life can be pretty hectic. Sometimes, there’s not even time to dump a few ingredients in the slow cooker before you leave for work in the morning. If …

9 Food Swaps to Boost Your Energy

Try these healthy food substitutions in your favorite snacks, meals, and sides to amp up your energy levels<p>We all have our diet staples. Pasta, peanut butter & jelly, and cheese and crackers are okay, but they're not ideal fuel for maintaining great energy levels. With all the amazing alternatives …

Healthy Eating

Homemade Marinara Sauce Is Easy to Make—If You Avoid These Common Mistakes

Jarred marinara sauce can't hold a candle to the homemade version. Avoid these common mistakes and whip up a batch tonight.<p>Is there any dinner that's easier to make and more satisfying than pasta and marinara sauce covered in a flurry of shredded Parmesan? We think not. But before you reach for a …

Cooking

Chipotle Lime Shrimp Tacos with Strawberry Salsa

Chipotle Lime Shrimp Tacos with Strawberry Salsa. (& you can totally preorder my book!)<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> April 28, 2014 227<p>Alternate title: the one where …

Pastry Affair

Looking for last minute Easter recipe ideas? Try out these Easter Chicks, chocolate nests, or (my family favorite) Irene's Orange …

The Whiskey Sour

<i>When he's not busy running the cocktail program at New York City's Maialino, Erik Lombardo is giving us the rundown on all things spirits -- and showing us the best ways to drink them.</i><p><i>Today: A classic whiskey sour to set all other whiskey sours straight.</i><p>Before the revolution (that’s what I’m …

Quattro Formaggi Flatbread

Quattro Formaggi Flatbread.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> March 20, 2014 68<p>If there was ever a dish that had my name all over it…<p>Yeah. Like there would even be a …