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Bacon Pic of the Day – Why Aunt Jemima is Smiling…

It’s because of these beauties…

via Craft

Originally posted 2011-08-02 19:59:16.

December 19, 2014   No Comments

Behold the Magnetic Power of Bacon…

I love Etsy!  Seriously!  You love something and have an idea for a product – BAM – you’ve got a store front and are out there makin’ it happen.

Where else could you find something as simple and as wonderful as these?


Yes, those are bacon magnets.  Created by DesignDude, they come in four different “sizes” and help pork up any fridge. 

Four “slices” in a package, $4.99 per.

Make it so! 


Originally posted 2009-12-18 18:30:03.

December 18, 2014   No Comments



Bacon Sunday II is this Sunday! I have started this movement to encourage everyone to spend one Sunday a month and enjoy a big breakfast with friends / family or even just by yourself with a big old newspaper!  Of course that breakfast includes bacon! ;-)

Facebookers – join The Daily Bacon group to receive future event notifications!

Originally posted 2009-02-21 08:44:02.

December 17, 2014   No Comments

Better with Bacon – Corned Beef & Cabbage

In anticipation of St. Patrick’s Day, Bobby Flay was on “The Early Show” this morning with his spin on traditional corned beef and cabbage. Of note, his liberal use of bacon!

In fact his strategy of cooking the corned beef directly in bacon fat is something I think I am going to be trying when I cook up my next filet at the house…I’ll let you know how that works out.

Anywho, back to Bobby’s recipe. I was going to post but I fear the wrath of CBS Corporation so instead here is the video (which they allow to be embedded) and you’ll have to click on through for the recipes.

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Originally posted 2010-03-15 13:31:46.

December 16, 2014   No Comments

Why am I Always Hungry at Work?


Courtesy of TDB’s “Minn-a-soda Correspondant” Rob (SHOUT OUT)…direct quote:

I’m hungry for lunch and walk by this guy’s desk…

No more needs to be said!

Originally posted 2009-06-24 17:00:08.

December 15, 2014   No Comments

Bacon Pic of the Day – What Time Is It?

Bacon Time!

Hells yeah!  It’s always Bacon Time!

via That’s Nerdalicious

Originally posted 2012-10-24 19:53:41.

December 14, 2014   No Comments

Better with Bacon – Bacon Wrapped Fried Mac & Cheese

Okay – this recipe may not be that good for you, but after my food experience in New Orleans, I thought it appropriate…


photo via Food Network

This comes from Paula Dean, Food Network Star and Lover of all things Butter and Pork and Cheese and everything else that is good but bad for you these days!

Recipe after the jump. [

Originally posted 2009-04-29 12:39:52.

December 13, 2014   No Comments

Better with Bacon – Bacon Sushi…



Okay, maybe I am a little “over” excited, but I really loved her creativity.

It’s bacon sushi people…BACON SUSHI…LOOK AT THAT PLATE!!!  LOOK AT IT!!!!!

** deep breath **

Sorry for yelling.  I’m okay now…

To see how they put it all together and more great pictures, head over to What I Eat, Apparently.

Originally posted 2009-11-30 15:50:35.

December 12, 2014   No Comments

Test Kitchen – Nestle Toll House Bacon Cookies…

I’m making Toll House cookies the other day (the absolute best chocolate chip cookie recipe – bar NONE – I will not even hear your comments to the contrary) when a light pops over my head…

There is bacon that I cooked in the fridge, I write a bacon blog and since day one I have consistently run into stories/recipes for chocolate chip bacon cookies.

Hmmmmm.  How could this NOT be a good idea?

So with one trays worth of dough left, it was time to add the bacon!

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Originally posted 2010-02-24 15:00:50.

December 11, 2014   4 Comments

Better with Bacon – Maple Bacon Cupcakes

In the few short weeks of this blogs existence, we have begun a few reoccurring “features” such as “Nerd News”, “Goin’ to the Market”, and “Makin’ Bacon”.  Today, we start something new…”Better with Bacon”.  “Better with Bacon” will call out a new recipe each week! I will be surfin’ the interwebs through my google machine to find what I deem as the tastiest of the tasty and then post them here each Tuesday.

To follow up on “Better with Bacon”, I am also introducing “Test Kitchen” where I get my behind into the kitchen and make one of the posted recipes.  This feature won’t have a set day due to my travel schedule at work, but I will try to feature something I made every two weeks.

So, let’s “officially” kick this off with:

Maple Bacon Cupcakes!!! [

Originally posted 2009-02-25 12:41:52.

December 10, 2014   1 Comment