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Dear America, It's Canada

Dear America,<p>At what point did you think the mouse might have to stand up to the omnipresent elephant?<p>Being a Canadian and living my entire life in the country, I—like so many of my Canuck comrades—love having you as our neighbor. You are like a big brother that has always looked out for us. You …

Canada

50 Best Albums of 2013

50<p>Beck, ‘Song Reader’<p>There's old-school, and then there's "Man, it would rule if someone would invent electricity" old-school. Beck's "album" of …

Rock & Roll

Staff Picks: Best Cars of the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show

What was once a relatively small-potatoes event on the international auto show circuit now plays host to a number of major debuts, and we were on the scene at the 2013 Los Angeles auto show to comprehensively cover all the new sheetmetal. This year, a wide array of concept and production vehicles …

New and noted: 5 motorcycle books

For many of our followers in the northern hemisphere, the nights are drawing in. It might mean less time for riding, but it leaves more time for building and fettling—and reading. So we’ve picked out five motorcycle books that have impressed us recently. Is there room for one of these on your shelf?<p>…

Northern Italy

Rare Weather Phenomenon Fills Grand Canyon with Fog

What an awe-inspiring sight! A few days ago, on Friday, November 29, The Grand Canyon was taken over by a rare weather phenomenon that filled the entire canyon with a thick layer of fog. The occurrence, called a temperature inversion, caused everyone, including rangers, to flock to the rim to take …

Grand Canyon

DJ Earworm Mashup - United State of Pop 2013 (Living the Fantasy)

Photography & Travel Product Reviews

An Eagle Steals a Camera, Flies Around 70 Miles of Australia with It

"Does this selfie make my talons look big?"<p><b>Perhaps taking a page from our own</b> human culture's desire -- and ability -- to document our every move, a photographically inclined sea eagle with kleptomaniacal tendencies helped itself to a ranger's video camera and documented a 70-mile journey, even …

ContaTempo Scuderia

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Accessories<br>• Design<br>• Gadgets<br>• Gear<br>• Italian<br>• Watches<p>The new Café Racer series of watches by ContaTempo Scuderia are designed to be …

Batteries

BLT Chopped Salad with Corn, Feta + Avocado

BLT Chopped Salad with Corn, Feta + Avocado. (Video!)<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 20, 2013 337<p>The times when I’m stoked about a salad are few and far …

Baked eggs with bacon and parmesan

June 10, 2013<p>I wasn’t very active for the past week, that’s all because I’ve decided to take advantage of summer and Berlin. I went to many strange …

Arroz Con Pollo | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This classic Latin dish, which means “rice with chicken” is like a simplified version of paella. Saffron-infused rice is simmered with onions, peppers, and tomatoes and topped with pan-seared chicken for a simple and comforting one-pan meal.<p><b>Arroz Con Pollo</b><p>4 large cloves garlic, minced<p>2 tsp red …

Pan-Fried Crispy Chickpeas with Lime

<i>By the time you read this I will be somewhere in the air on my way home to Kansas. I’ve written in the past about my carefully packed snacks for</i> …

Gluten

In addition to their awesome bulk section and farmer’s market caliber produce, one of the reasons I prefer shopping at our local mega-co-op, Rainbow …

Party Cheese Sticks Are My Lazy Sunday Afternoon Tea Time Snack

<b>Ingredients</b>:<p>Pastry puff: 2 sheets, 375g each<br>• Egg: 1, beaten with 2 tbsp milk<br>• Grated parmesan cheese: 25g<br>• Grated cheddar cheese: 50g<br>• Poppy seed: 1 …

Banana Walnut Bread Recipe by Ann Low

<b>You’ll be surprised that it still stays very soft and fresh even when it’s chilled. Definitely a keeper recipe.</b><br>By Ann Low<p>Banana Walnut Bread<p>Print<p>Prep …

Five-Spice Chicken Breasts with Cherry-Madeira Sauce | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Fragrant five-spice powder lends a wonderful layer of flavor to this chicken dish that’s simple but impressive — a perfect meal to serve to guests. Serve with <b>creamy mascarpone polenta</b> to soak up the savory pan juices.<p><b>Five-Spice Chicken Breasts with Cherry-Madeira Sauce</b><p>1 tsp. five-spice powder<p>1 1/2 …

Chimichurri Wings Recipe by Carolyng Gomes

<b>A mix of parsley, cilantro, red pepper flakes, garlic and a healthy dose of olive oil makes these wings crisp on the outside and tender on the …

Nice Bite: Snacking on Socca

“You have to eat <i>socca</i> to understand it,” says Caterina Prochilo, cradling a piping hot slice fresh from Theresa’s copper pan. Socca is a cross between a crepe and a pancake, a thin disc made with chickpea flour, and it’s a specialty of Nice, the unofficial capital of France’s Cote d’Azur.<p>Prochilo, …

101 Essential Rock Records

Vinyl-loving hipsters (redundant!) looking for a healthy dose of self-fulfilled prophecy, take heed: 101 Essential Rock Records ($40) is the perfect …

5 Destinations in Belize for Nature Lovers

By Maria Russo<p>A tiny country with an even tinier population, Belize is one of the few places on earth where you will find undisturbed jungle, long stretches of placid beach, plenty of organic farms and a healthy handful of people who go without modern conveniences such as electricity and plumbing, …

Central America

Hearst Magazines

Piece Of Jesus' Cross Found? Archaeologists Discover 'Holy Thing' In Balatlar Church In Turkey

Archaeologists working in Turkey believe they have found a piece of the cross that Jesus was crucified on.<p>While excavating the ancient Balatlar Church, a seventh-century building in Sinop, Turkey, on the shores of the Black Sea, they uncovered a stone chest that contained objects that may be …