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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
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Bacon Wrapped You

Make your dreams come true and wrap yourself in bacon! Okay, maybe it doesn't smell like bacon or taste like bacon, but it sure looks like bacon! We've written about bacon scarves before, but this one is another you just…
Eve
December 4, 2012
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Bacon Sighting in SB

Here in Santa Barbara many restaurants come and go as it is a small town with loads of restaurants, but I feel optimistic for the newest one: State & Fig. Why? Because there's bacon. I recently tried their Mac'n'cheese and…
Eve
November 5, 2012
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Happy Halloween!

Wishing all you bacon lovers out there a very Happy Halloween! Here's a fantastic bacon Halloween outfit from Paul and Helen - thanks for sharing! Looks like a match made in heaven... We would also like to take this opportunity…
Eve
October 31, 2012
Bacon News

A Swine of Relief

Thank you, National Pig Association of the United Kingdom, for giving us all a heart attack imagining life with a bacon shortage! Insert squeal... The real blame, however, goes to our hyper crazy global media outlets that took the title…
Eve
October 2, 2012
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