Cambodian Ghosts Love Sticky Rice Cakes
On Pchum Ben or "Ancestors' Day," Cambodians believe the ghosts of dead relatives return to earth. They are offered Num Om Saum, a sticky rice cake wrapped in banana leaves.
Nathan A. Thompson
I Explored New York Chinatown's Busiest Supermarket at the Worst Possible Time
Saturdays are the worst for visiting a supermarket in Manhattan's Chinatown, but it was the only day my friend and Chinese grocery expert, Ho-Mui Wong, was available. While she showed me some everyday staples to a Chinese-American diet.