Karin McCallum

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Quinoatmeal with Apple and Toasted Walnuts

1 serving<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup red quinoa<p>1/4 cup steel-cut oats<p>1/2 cup almond milk, plus more for serving<p>1 pinch kosher salt<p>1 pinch ground cinnamon, plus more for serving<p>1 tbsp chopped walnuts<p>1/2 apple, shredded<p>Recipe Preparation<p>The night before cooking, rinse quinoa thoroughly and drain. Combine …

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When a Southerner Tells You How to Cook Green Beans, Shut Up and Listen

Few aspects of Southern country cookery are more maligned and misunderstood than the issue of how long to cook vegetables, such as fresh snap beans. …

57 Make-Ahead Breakfasts so You Can Sleep in and Eat Well All Week

We're all about the make-ahead breakfast, for those mornings that we just really don't have time.<p><b>As much as we'd love to</b>, we don't have time to make restaurant-ready breakfasts each and every morning for ourselves and our loved ones. That's why we have frittatas, porridges, puddings, bars, and so …

9 Delicious Chicken Dinners From Around the World

Spice up your repertoire with these delicious chicken dinners. They come from all over the globe, but are easy to make with ingredients found at your regular supermarket.<p><b>1. Asian BBQ Chicken</b><p>Think of this dish as Chicken Teriyaki with a South Asian flair, or India meets the other flavors of Asia. It …

15 Gorgeous Birthday Cakes for Anyone's Big Day

We've rounded up 15 decadent, celebration-worthy cakes, from double banana to chocolate-caramel.<p><b>From mint chip ice cream cakes</b> to a decadent, towering double banana cake, these confections are epic enough for a birthday celebration.

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Iron-Skillet Peach Crisp

8 Servings<p>The best way to transport this peach crisp is right in the pan, snug in a box.<p>July 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Topping<p>1 cup all-purpose flour<p>⅔ cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>½ cup (1 stick) chilled unsalted butter, cut into pieces<p>Assembly<p>1½ cups pecans<p>2 tablespoons unsalted …

Nashville-Style Hot Chicken

8 Servings<p>Active Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 4 min<p>No doubt about it, six tablespoons of cayenne is a lot, but that’s what Hattie B’s considers “medium.” For a milder heat, decrease to two tablespoons.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 3½–4-lb. chickens, each cut into 10 pieces (breasts halved)<p>1 tablespoon …

Polar Bear Baby

end's #lpInstaTakeover is by @thefella (thefella.com). Behind this handle is Conor MacNeill -- a travel and destination photographer who specialises in landscapes, cityscapes and astrophotography. Originally from Northern Ireland, he aims to travel to every country in the world and is so far up to 50! Here's his first capture. "In the last few years, there's have been several photos that I've really wanted to capture for myself. A number of these have actually been in #Namibia and one of them was capturing the amazing-looking quiver trees (Kokerbooms) under the #MilkyWay." - Conor #travel #lonelyplanet #africa

Beautiful photo of Firefinches and Waxbills enjoying a morning drink. Photo by @Andrew_Schoeman #wildbird #birding http://t.co/KUJZ8nMG7I

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Kale Minestrone with Pistou

8 Servings<p>For rave-worthy soups, skip the store-bought stock. You can extract a cleaner, stronger broth from a combination of water and several pantry ingredients. It’s all about layering powerful flavor-enhancers that you probably already have on hand—bacon, tomato paste, herbs, peppercorns, a …

My Grandmother's Potato Salad

My grandmother's name was Ardath Harter, so I called her "Grama" Harter (she would write her surname with a heart!).<p>I only remember her making three foods. For me, when I visited her house, she'd make a grilled cheese with dill pickles on the side and a cup of tea in a gold teacup. For dinner, she …

41 Quick & Easy School Lunch Ideas to Pack for Your Kids

It's back-to-school time, and we've got 41 quick and easy lunch ideas to keep your kids happy—or at least relatively so.<p>Sometimes, parents write small notes of appreciation to put in their kids' lunchboxes. Which is sweet. But you know what they say: Actions speak louder than words. Make one of …

Go for the Punch With This Easy Cut-Out Pie Crust

Circles, squares, or diamonds—we're into all of them for this stunning punch-out pie crust.<p><b>A simple diamond-shaped cookie cutter</b> can take any pie from ordinary to extra-special. Senior food editor <b>Alison Roman</b> walks through the steps of how to master the punch crust.

How to decide which vacation rental site to use

But with so many places to book a rental, it can be tough knowing where to look.<p>To make things easier, we've put together a list of some of the top vacation rental websites and broken down what you'll find in each one.<p>Airbnb<p>With over a million properties around the world, Airbnb.com is probably the …

10 Things That I Loved About Morocco

I have to confess. I left Morocco completely tired. Exhausted by the constant assault on my senses, the relentless touts, the noise and the need to ignore people trying to sell me something... and by its overall overpowering intensity. But what you hate, you usually love, too. Here are 10 reasons …

Most Definitely Worth It: Making a Pot of Oatmeal to Last You All Week

Wanna get organized? Wanna do something good for yourself? Want this to be the best week ever? Okay, then. Go do this right now. Put 2 cups of steel-cut oats in a medium pot. Add 8 cups water and a couple pinches of salt. Bring to a boil, stir it around a couple times, then remove from heat and …

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Everything You Need to Know to Make the Perfect Cup of Tea

Know your tea types, and how to steep 'em right.<p>Apologies in advance for the bubble-bursting, but we have an announcement: Making tea is not just boiling water and pouring it over a bag. There's a time and a place for PG Tips, to be sure, but beyond that place is a whole world of greens, blacks, …

The 25 most popular summer destinations for New Yorkers

HomeAway sent us a list of the 25 most popular travel destinations for New Yorkers this summer. The home exchange site culled the most searched-for destinations by New Yorkers between Memorial and Labor Day.<p>From the Hamptons to the Jersey Shore, here's where New Yorkers are planning to travel this …

Nat Geo Staff Picks: The Best of Montana

Montana’s beautiful national parks and charming small towns are more than enough reason to add the state to your next travel itinerary. Not sure where to start your tour of Big Sky Country? We’ve got you covered.<p><b>Here are a few of the National Geographic Travel team’s favorite spots in …

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Solar Portraits: Myanmar - Photographs and text by Rubén Salgado Escudero | LensCulture

While for some, electricity is a given, a complete afterthought, for others, electricity is a luxury. Solar Portraits addresses the latter, namely Myanmar’s extremely limited access to this crucial amenity. Out of an estimated 68,000 villages, only about 3,000 are connected to any power grid. …

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A City Guide to Windhoek, Namibia

By College Tourist - Author - Kate Hiller, Ohio University<p><b>Two weeks in Windhoek: a whirlwind and mostly-walkable tour in and around Namibia's capital city.</b><p>Where is Windhoek anyway?<p>Windhoek (also known as Windhuk) is the capital city of Namibia, which is situated just north of South Africa on the …

Affordable bush holidays for winter

Looking for a bush break this winter? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. We scoured all of the places we reviewed in <i>Getaway</i> magazine over the last …

Swung by this Banksy

We just swung by this Banksy piece, which is on the side of a wall of a parking lot in downtown. It was cool to see such an iconic piece in real life!

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I Dip, You Dip, We Dip: Our Best Dips and Spreads

Never let your chips get lonely again.<p><b>We'll always love a good dip</b>. Here are our favorites, from spinach-and-artichoke (classic) to an herby feta number. Chips, ahoy!

8 Awesome Salads to Bring to a BBQ

Don't know what to bring to that Memorial Day BBQ? These crowd-pleasing salads have been tested and perfected, and are bound to be the most talked-about dishes at the party.<p><b>1. Black Bean Salad with Chipotle Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>Perfect for a summer BBQ, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead …