Kara Phung

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Spaghetti Squash with Sage and Walnuts

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 spaghetti squash (about 3 pounds)<br>• 3/4 teaspoon salt<br>• 1/2 teaspoon coarse-ground black pepper<br>• 5 tablespoons butter<br>• 15 fresh sage leaves<br>• 1/2 cup shelled walnuts, roughly chopped<br>• 1 tablespoon grated Parmigiano-Reggiano or pecorino cheese<p><b>Preparation</b><p>1. Preheat the oven to 400°.<p>2. Place the squash …

Outrageous wing recipes for Super Bowl 50

Some like 'em hot and spicy. Others go sweet and smokey. But either way, who doesn't love a great chicken wing?<p>From spicy Cajun to sweet and savory honey chipotle, it's time to get messy for Game Day.<p>Don’t forget about the dipping sauces- bring on the ranch and blue cheese. These wings are sure to …

Chia Seed Pudding Recipes That Prove You Can Eat Healthy And Love It

Seriously.<p>It turns out there's a reason chia seeds are all the rage in the health food world -- they <i>actually</i> are really good for you. It's not a bad idea to try to add them into your diet, but rather than use them to top your yogurt or sneak them into granola we recommend making them the star of …

Smoothies in Winter? 3 Healthy Seasonal Recipes for Cold-Weather Wellness

From April to October, my Vitamix can’t catch a break. The crush of bursting-ripe berries—strawberries, blackberries, then dusty, sweet blueberries!—along with the season’s creamy mangoes and juicy peaches inspire months of frosty, fulfilling smoothies. But then the cold hits, and suddenly a drink …

Recipes

At Nong’s Khao Man Gai, Chicken and Rice Is Actually Life-Changing

Poonsukwattana's story has become something of a Portland fairy tale: After arriving in Oregon from her native Bangkok in 2003 with only $70 and a suitcase, she saved just enough money to open the <b>Nong's Khao Man Gai</b> food cart in 2009, serving chicken and rice every day until the product ran out. …

Bread for Success: How to Make Bakery-Style Loaves at Home

An artisan bread revolution is about to take over your home kitchen.<p>There’s an artisan bread revolution happening in America. You know the loaves coming out of so many pro kitchens these days: crusty, hearty, chewy, and deeply flavored. We wondered if something similar could be re-created at …

Baking

22 Foods You Should Never Eat Before Sex

Avoid these menu items to beat bloat (and every other bodily function that makes you feel unsexy) on your next date.<p>When there are so many foods that make you feel bloated and unsexy, it's shit luck that most dates start with eating and end with sex — especially when you eat shortly before lying …

How grieving animals mourn their dead companions, in pictures

Don't Take Out! Stay In and Stir-Fry Chinese Beef and Broccoli

The first thing I learned to cook was scrambled eggs, followed by macaroni and cheese. I'm pretty sure the third thing I learned to cook was beef and broccoli stir-fry. My best friend growing up (who, 26 years later, is still my best friend) is Chinese, and her dad would make the most incredible …

Recipes

The 11 Most Spectacular Cities to See in the Winter

1 of 11<p>Tallinn, Estonia<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 11<p>Banff National Park, Canada<p>3 of 11<p>Gobi Desert, Mongolia<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 11<p>Tromso, Norway<p>Advertisement<p>5 of …

Zika: Coming To America Through Mosquitoes, Travel And Sex

The virus you likely never heard of is steadily marching north from Brazil. It’s Zika, spread by <i>Aedes</i> mosquitoes. It’s a flavivirus related to yellow fever, West Nile, Chikungunya, and dengue. The latest two that hit the U.S., Chikungunya and dengue, are painful and bad enough—and dengue can kill …

Public Health

This Abandoned Waterpark In Vietnam Is Not For The Faint Of Heart

*Shudders*<p>You won't see the Ho Thuy Tien waterpark on a tourists' guide to Vietnam. You won't see it labeled on a map. And if you ask a local to show you the way, there's a good chance they'll have no idea what you're talking about.<p>It takes a motorbike and some SERIOUS guts to explore this …

10 Dream Trips You Can Actually Afford in 2016

It doesn’t matter what you call them—dream trips, your bucket list, an adventure book—the important thing is to actually take those …

South America

Where Does Your Food Go When It's Confiscated at the Airport?

Customs agents at JFK International Airport in New York City confiscate anywhere from 400 to 600 pounds of fresh food every day from travelers …

"Best of the World" Story and Pictures

Story ?<p>Best of the World<p>Published <b>Oct 10, 2015</b> | View the Assignment | Features Photos From <b>15 Contributors</b><p><b>15 photos</b> selected by<p><i>Editor in Chief, National Geographic Traveler Magazine</i><p><i>Acting Design Director, Traveler Magazine</i><p><i>Acting Director of Photography, Traveler Magazine</i><p>View Slideshow<p><b>Editors'</b> …

Travel Photography

Mini Quinoa Pizza Bites

<i>Think bagel bites but totally healthy and filled with protein. These little pizza snacks are made with quinoa; they’re not only tasty but also packed</i> …

17 Beautiful Pie Designs You Need To Try For Thanksgiving

AKA how to win the family over with your baking skills.<p>We get it, you bake a practically award-winning pie every Thanksgiving. Well, we’re here to tell you that you can make it even better this year. Need proof?<p>The popular Thanksgiving dessert is good enough on its own, but an extra layer of …

24 Healthy On-The-Go Breakfast Ideas

Portable eats FTW.

10 Reasons You Travel Better When You're Broke

In the off chance that Sallie Mae's chokehold hasn't yet cut off your circulation and you also have aspirations to travel, then you're still in debt luck!<p>During my two and a half years of living and traveling abroad, I've had days where I felt like Oprah's nose hairs (filthy rich, pun intended) and …

Individual Pumpkin Pie Spice Rice Pudding Recipe

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DelightfulMoments #CollectiveBias How many …

16 Classic Pasta Recipes Most Definitely Worth Mastering

From baked ziti to bolognese, these 16 classic recipes will make you a pasta pro in no time.<p><b>There are an endless amount of excellent pasta recipes.</b> Instead of going down the rabbit hole, focus on these 16 classic versions. They're all excellent, and will make you a pasta master in no time.

Italian Food

Salt-Baked Salmon with Citrus and Herbs

8 Servings<p>It can be hard to gauge what’s happening under all that salt, but these times are accurate. If your fish is on the smaller side, take it out on the lower end of the range. Learn how to make salt-baked salmon in this video.<p>December 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Salmon<p>1 5–6-lb. head- and tail-on …

20 Pasta Recipes to Make this Fall

So long, fresh tomatoes and super ripe zucchini. We've moved onto some rich fall flavors now, and are craving squash, pork ragu, mushrooms, and more<p><b>So long, fresh tomatoes and super-ripe zucchini.</b> We've moved onto some rich fall flavors now, and are craving squash, pork ragu, mushrooms, and more. …

Cooking

Roast. Chicken. The secret: Start the bird at 475*F for 10 minutes and then lower to 400*F to finish. Crispy skin. Juicy meat. Pure heaven.

Chickens, It's Your Time to Brine

That Thanksgiving turkey isn't the only bird that you can brine. Here's why you should be brining chicken—all year 'round.<p>We all know how much better a turkey tastes if you brine it before roasting it. But we're about to take things a step further: You should also be brining your chickens—and not …

Cooking

Sallys Baking Addiction Easy Cinnamon Rolls (from scratch) - Sallys Baking Addiction

Easy Cinnamon Rolls (from scratch)<p>You’ll also love my easy slow cooker cinnamon rolls.<p><i>Easiest cinnamon rolls I’ve ever made, only 1 rise. Perfect for</i> …

Our 11 Favorite Recipes for Cooking Chicken Thighs

There are two kinds of people in the world. Those who like dark meat, and those who look great in bikinis. For the 95% of us, this list is for you.

Roasted Beet and Walnut Dip

makes about 1½ cups<p>An antidote to the many mayo and sourcream dips out there (which we also love).<p>October 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound roasted beets, coarsely chopped<p>½ cup walnuts, toasted, finely chopped<p>2 tablespoons chopped dill, plus sprigs for serving<p>2 tablespoons crème fraîche, plus more for …