Skip to main content
Bacon NewsWearable Bacon

Bacon Pirates: Mystery solved

Way back in aught-nine, I came across an impressive piece of artwork, but could not discover its meaning. Was it the logo for a new band? A bacon-themed apparel company? A sea-faring crew of pork consumers? Today the mystery was…
Marianne
September 18, 2015
Bacon Gifts

More bacon lollipops…and other zany things

  I don't really know how my husband stumbled upon these delicious-looking bacon lollipops, but here they are in all their wavy glory. I've had this type of treat before, like the Man Bait variety. They are typically maple-flavored, because apparently…
Marianne
April 29, 2013
Bacon Video

Bacon Makes It Better

Never truer words were spoken. I mentioned in my Denny's Baconalia post that Denny's marketing campaign was both smart and funny. They showed us clips from the coverage they received for Baconalia 2011, and I can see where they got…
Marianne
April 18, 2013
Bacon News

Bacon and Barrels

If you've been thinking about a trip to Santa Barbara County's wine country, now's the time to start your planning. July 19-21, 2013 is the first annual Bacon & Barrels festival in downtown Los Olivos, in the heart of the…
Marianne
April 1, 2013
Bacon Reviews

Denny’s Baconalia is back!

Last week Naseem and I had a crazy, whirlwind experience. We were invited by the marketing and advertising team at Denny's (yes that Denny's, America's diner) to visit their headquarters is Spartanburg, South Carolina and learn about the re-launch of…
Marianne
March 10, 2013
Bacon Reviews

Maple Bacon Latte

This may be old hat to a lot of you bacon maniacs - baconiacs? - but I've been wanting to try a bacon maple latte since I first heard about the Pirate Cat Radio version from Anthony Bourdain. Alas, it's…
Marianne
August 13, 2012
Bacon Video

Bacon 2012

Tired of all the political noise and talking heads? Bacon Bomb. I believe that says it all. Oh, and stay tuned for the Parry Gripp audio at the end. This video has it all. Thanks Megan, for bringing the bacon.
Marianne
July 25, 2012
Bacon Reviews

Bacon Beer, Part Two

Okay baconeers, here's something I'm really excited about. I may have mentioned before that I like heavy beers like Guinness and double black or chocolate stouts. Although you can't drink a lot of it, I love the depth of flavors…
Marianne
July 12, 2012
Bacon Art

Help Make a Bacon Dream Come True

We were recently contact by Greg Kiesow, the creator of Crystal Bacon (no relation to Crystal Pepsi). Never heard of it? That's because Crystal Bacon is a project in the works, a project that needs a little help. Greg is…
Marianne
July 6, 2012
Bacon Reviews

Maple Bacon Granola

Snackle Mouth! My name is Marianne, and I'm a snacker. I've been snacking my entire life, and I have no intention to give it up. They're going to throw me out of Snackers Anonymous. But not before I tell you…
Marianne
May 1, 2012
Bacon News

Celebrate Tax Day with Bacon Goodness

Our lovely friends at Baconery are having a Tax Day Sale, just for us bacon lovers! So take those refund dollars and treat yourself to something special. Or, if you're like me, drown your Tax Day sorrows in salty, chocolately…
Marianne
April 16, 2012
Bacon News

There Will Be Bacon

In case you were looking for something to do this weekend, and in case you happen to love motorcycles and bacon, we have an event for you! The First (and hopefully not last) Annual Bacon Run starts in San Diego and…
Marianne
March 21, 2012
Bacon Video

The Price is…Bacon!

This absolutely blows my mind. My good friends Chrissy and Smiley went to a taping of The Price is Right for their 4-year anniversary, because they are awesome like that. To my utter delight, Smiley was picked and yes, he…
Marianne
December 6, 2011
Bacon Reviews

Naughty Little Brownie

Blogging is hard work, you know? Eating bacon. Writing about eating bacon. Thinking about eating and writing about bacon. It wears on a girl. We recently got a beautiful package in the mail from Leigh at Naughty Bits Brownies. And…
Marianne
December 1, 2011
Bacon Recipes

Scallops with Creamy Bacon Sauce

Okay, my husband is officially the best. He's a diver and a spearfisherman, and I'm extremely fortunate to be the beneficiary of those skills. While he's very selective and judicious about how much he takes, I have certainly had my…
Marianne
November 21, 2011