Amanda Bueno

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One-Pan Creamy Mushroom Chicken Is a Weeknight Miracle

I'm calling it now: This is the best thing you'll make in your skillet all week. Presumptuous? Perhaps. I prefer to think of it as confidence to the …

15 Phenomenal Historical Fiction Books That Bring Your Favorite Era to Life

Historical fiction books are like doors that give us a glimpse into the past. Aside from attracting history buffs hungry for adventure and …

Time Travel

The 8 Best Sexting Apps of 2018 for Private Selfies

Sexting, the act of sending nude photos or NSFW (not safe for work) texts, can be a great thing among consenting adults, whether you're on a …

Apps

Peanut Dipping Sauce

Preparation<p>Heat the oil in a 3-quart saucepan over medium heat. Add the curry paste and cook, stirring, until fragrant, about 30 seconds. Add the …

Recipes

We Dare You to Watch These Psychological Thrillers With the Lights Off

When the mood strikes for a movie night, think beyond romance films and lighthearted comedies, and turn to Netflix's array of psychological thrillers …

Horror

13 Creepy Books To Try If You’ve Never Read Horror Before

Reading new genres is an excellent thing. I've gone on record before as an avid proponent of getting outside of your reading comfort zone. I truly …

Horror

5 Books About Mental Health That Will Make You Feel Less Alone

Mental illness has an alarming power to isolate, and convince its sufferers that nobody else's brain does such terrifying and inscrutable things. …

Mental Health

John Steinbeck was a sadistic womaniser, says wife in memoir

John Steinbeck’s wife Gwyn Conger Steinbeck describes the author as “a sadistic man” and a serial womaniser, in a newly unearthed memoir found in Wales, which is set to be published for the first time this week.<p>The manuscript for My Life With John Steinbeck, by the author’s second wife and mother …

Long-form Journalism

Team Geek: What Are We Reading

We here at Geek are pretty well read if I might say so. Since today is National Read a Book Day we decided to let our readers in on the books we are …

Graphic Novels

365 Days of Miniature Cut Paper Egrets, Sparrows, Pelicans and Other Birds | Colossal

<p>India-based cut paper artists Nayan Shrimali and Vaishali Chudasama have set out to construct 365 miniature bird species by the end of 2018. To form …

Miniature

10 Indian novels you must read this year

10 Indian novels you must read this year<p>A few months ago, JCB, the multinational company that’s built its empire on the back of manufacturing …

Books

11 Introspective Books That Are Perfect For Fall Reading

It's very nearly fall, and you know what that means: It's the perfect time to reflect on the beauty, sadness, pain, and absurdity of life with these …

Books

This Is the Best Pizza Joint in Every U.S. State

Is your favorite on the list?<p>Whether you like it deep dish or thin crust, square-shaped or topped with pineapple, you probably have a go-to pizza …

Pie

The Best Whiskies of 2018 (So Far)

From long-awaited limited edition single malts to beloved Japanese whiskies that have finally made it stateside.<p>It’s been a very good year for …

Whiskey

From Khaled Hosseini to Hank Green: The Best Books of September 2018

Yuval Noah Harari<p>In <i>21 Lessons for the 21st Century</i>, Yuval Noal Harari examines the most pressing issues of our time, from fake news to the technological renaissance. Harari breaks things up into twenty-one accessible chapters for the modern-day thinker. This book will ground readers in the present …

Books

Japan's Readers Pick 20 Horror Manga to Keep You Up at Night

I don't know about the rest of you, but once summer is on its last legs I'm in full Halloween mode. It's pumpkins, ghosts, ghouls, and slasher flicks …

Manga

My nephew tried to school me on cultural appropriation. It didn't end well.

They got him. Just as I feared they would.<p>My nephew Kyle came to live with us this summer after his freshman year of college. Apparently he’s now a deputized member of the cultural-appropriation police.<p>He hadn’t even unpacked his massive bag of dirty laundry when he made a snide comment about the …

Cultural Appropriation

25 incredibly useful things you didn’t know Google Docs could do

Whether you’re a Google Docs newbie or an old pro, you’ll learn something–or several somethings–from this how-to extravaganza.<p>When you’re working in a word processor, every second you save matters. And while Google Docs may seem simple on the surface, it’s practically overflowing with out-of-sight …

Google Docs

12 Devastating Fiction Books To Read If You're Looking For Something Truly Grim

In the mood for something dark? Collected for you on the list below, I've got 12 books that are truly grim to read, so buckle up for some crying, …

Books

Books: An indie publisher with a vision, Halloween in August and more book news

Welcome readers! I’m L.A. Times books editor Carolyn Kellogg with this week’s newsletter.<p><b>THE BIG STORY</b><p>It’s not easy starting a publishing house; it’s even harder if you try to do it outside typical distribution channels, including Amazon. But that’s what <b>J.C. Gabel</b> has done with his L.A.-based <b>Hat &</b> …

Books

Could low-histamine foods help soothe your annoying allergy symptoms?

Ever wonder why pollen, pet dander, and dust mites make you miserable with sniffles and itching? They can all spark the release of histamine: The …

Wellness

8 Horror Movies on Netflix Based on Real-Life Events

Nothing is scarier than real life.<p>Horror movies based on true stories are a chilling reminder that few things are scarier than humanity’s capacity …

Horror

Just before Elvis died, he recorded this absolutely incredible performance of "Unchained Melody"

My friend Dustin Hostetler emailed me the video above with the subject line of "Do you like Elvis?"<p>No, I don't like Elvis.<p>I really don't even like …

Elvis Presley

Learn How to Do a Handstand (No Yoga Required)

You don't have to namaste all day to nail a handstand. Master these gymnastics-inspired drills to start living the upside-down life.<p>So, you want to …

Workouts

19 Books You Need to Read Before They Hit the Big Screen This Fall

The book may always be better than the movie, but when the movie's casting is incredible, then it's totally worth seeing regardless. From astronauts to ballerinas, here are the true stories, novels, and classics that will be coming to the big screen this Fall — we promise we won't tell anyone if …

Books

The Stylish, Space-Saving Bookshelves I Can't Live Without

(Image credit: Laura Schocker)<p>I feel pretty lucky that it's my job to look at pictures of beautiful, inspiring homes all day. But sometimes it's …

Living Rooms

20 Really Cool Tech Add-Ons for Your Car

These accessories are about to make your car a whole lot smarter and cooler.<p>A dash cam is a great investment to provide you with a video record of a …

Android Auto

15 Horror Books To Pick Up If You've Already Read Everything By Stephen King

When you're talking about contemporary horror fiction, there's one name that always comes up: Stephen King. If you're a horror fan looking to explore …

Stephen King

How To Tell Your Partner What You Want In Bed, According To 7 People Who’ve Been There

Remember the days when everyone was a mind reader and could pleasure their sexual partners without uttering a word, or really even trying? Yeah no, …

10 of the Greatest First Lines in Literature (and what you can learn about writing from them)

Never judge a book by its cover, but what about its first line?Writing is not about only plot, it is about the actual <i>art</i> of writing …

Literature