Kim Patrick

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Grilling: Beer-Marinated Chicken Tacos Recipe

Each week Joshua Bousel drops by with a recipe for you to grill over the weekend. Fire it up, Joshua!<p>I've covered beef and pork tacos before, so the next logical step in my taco journey was chicken. I've always had my eye on this one particular recipe for beer-marinated chicken tacos, partly …

Chocolate, Almond and Sea Salt Rice Krispy Treats

I made a lot of Rice Krispy Treats as a kid. They were quick, easy and always satisfied my sweet tooth. I still make them once in a while these days, …

Lobster Eggs Benedict With Crispy Potato Pancakes & Bearnaise Sauce - KALOFAGAS | GREEK FOOD & BEYOND

One of the downsides (there are few) to going to Greece is that lobster prices are astronomical. If you find live lobster at the market it will go …

Jeep’s Moab Concepts Hint at Future Wrangler

Once again, Jeep is using the occasion of the massive Easter Jeep Safari in Moab, Utah, to show off a few fresh ideas to its rock-crawling faithful. The six concept trucks, several of which are just showboats for Mopar-brand aftermarket parts, aren’t likely to ever make it into production, but they …

Boats

Porsche's Flat-Four is in the Works, but Won't See the Light of Day Any Time Soon

This Boxster won’t ever make use of the flat-four Porsche is developing, but the next-gen Boxster likely will.<p>Several years after we reported on an upcoming flat-four engine by Porsche and a some six months after R&D chief Wolfgang Hatz confirmed such an engine, detailed reports on the powerplant …

Nextgen

Aston Martin Blows Some Steam With Hydrogen-Powered Rapide S Racer

Aston Martin is known for many things—beautiful styling, sonorous V-12 engines, an “in” with James Bond, to name a few—but advanced alternative powertrain research and development isn’t exactly one of them. Well, at least until now. Aston has announced that it is fielding a hydrogen-powered Rapide …

2016 Mercedes-Benz C-class Cabriolet Spy Photos

Finally, a C-class convertible that isn't badged as an E-class.<p><b>What It Is:</b> The cabriolet version of the next-generation Mercedes-Benz C-class. This droptop is expected to hit the market in 2015, a year after the new sedan, as a 2016 model. The new C will adopt Benz’s latest design language, which …

Citroën DS Wild Rubis Concept

Because no one wants a domesticated ruby.<p>Does the world need another crossover? Probably not, and any station wagon offers most of the same benefits of a crossover without looking like a butched-up minivan or sacrificing performance. But the "command" seating position, as some automakers refer to …

2013 Fiat 500E EV

There's much more to the fully electric 500 than the driving.<p>Would you consider an electric car if your lease cost were $999 down and $199 per month for 36 months? And if the dealership had a special hotline you could call to untangle confusion regarding costs, incentives, and more? What if, each …

2013 Fiat 500C Abarth

Top back, foot down, hold on for a good time.<p>Fiat’s 500C Abarth reminds us of the old chewing-gum ad line, “Double Your Pleasure, Double Your Fun,” in that it matches two of the factors that make these little Italian (via Mexico) cars so much fun.<p>The first factor is the Abarth makeover, starting …

Nat Geo Photographer on Storytelling and Striving for Authenticity

National Geographic’s Stephen Alvarez is part photographer, part filmmaker and part explorer. That triad makes his photography great because while …

50 Cozy And Inviting Barn Living Rooms

Barn renovations are very often today because it’s a great idea to change an old space into a modern house without building – it won’t cost so much. …

Interior Design

Less Is More: Is Too Much Exercise Bad for You?

Exercise is essential to stay healthy, but when is too much not good for you?<p>In ancient times, legend has it that a runner named Philippides brought the news of victory from Marathon and told the magistrates in Athens, "Joy to you, we've won," and then he died. With his last breath he said, "Joy to …

Does Stretching Screw With Your Workout?

Careful: Your warm-up could be sabotaging your fitness routine<p>Well, this should shave some time off of your gym routine: Stretching before working out can make your muscles feel weak and unsteady, according to a new study published in the <i>Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research.</i>Researchers …

Healthy Breakfast Ideas: What Nutrition Experts Eat In The Morning

They don't call it the most important meal of the day for nothing!<p>Breakfast -- when done right -- can set the tone for a more nutritious day with big health pay offs.<p>Regular breakfast eaters feel more alert, are less likely to become obese and are all-around healthier, with even perhaps a reduced …

Tweets of the Week: Thatcher, Weiner and Paisley

<b>For the week ending 12 April, here is a look at the news in America - all in 140 characters or fewer.</b><p>1. <b>Do yourselves a favo</b><b>u</b><b>r this morning and do NOT read the Facebook posts of any British punk bands you may have grown up listening to.</b><p>Writer Lyndsey Fifield (@lyndseyfifield). Former British Prime …

Poland unveils giant statue of Pope John Paul II

<b>Poland has unveiled a giant statue of Pope John Paul II, said to be the tallest of the former pontiff anywhere in the world.</b><p>Weighing five tonnes, the 13.8m (45-ft) white fibreglass statue shows the pope standing with outstretched arms.<p>It stands on a hill above the city of Czestochowa in southern …