Bacon

Want A Baby? Lay Off The Bacon

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 10.21.2013 | Canada Living

For men trying to conceive a baby, hold off on the bacon and processed meats, a new U.S. study suggests. Harvard University researchers say that th...

SavvyMom Roundup: Gluten, Bacon and a Sad Kid at the Zoo

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

The war against gluten, the problem with bacon, teens and social media, a sad kid at the zoo and apple season all caught my attention this week.

SavvyMom Roundup: Jimmy Kimmel, the Real James Franco and More!

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 11.11.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

Now that reality is the new fiction/entertainment, I find myself doubting what's true or false. Is everyone on Facebook really that perfect? Are we raising a generation of wimps? Can homegrown videos reach nine million people organically? Is bacon a food or an industry? And for the love of God, will the real James Franco please stand up.

SavvyMom Roundup: Autism Awareness, Bacon and White T-Shirts

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

Autism Awareness, April Fools' Day spoofs, more bacon, more white t-shirts and party favours -- that's what caught my attention this week. 1. April 2...

Tim Hortons' New Bacon Put To The Test

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.15.2013 | Canada Living

Earlier this week Tim Hortons rolled out its new hickory smoked thick-cut bacon in an attempt to stay competitive in the all-out bacon war sizzling ac...

SavvyMom Roundup: Baconnaise, Google Glasses and more

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

It's been a while since I wrote my blog and it's good to be back. 2013 is going to be a great year. I can feel it. It's a mom thing -- I just know. It's tough to select just five things to highlight this week but here's what I have: baconnaise, blogging kids, an iPhone contract, Google glasses and smiles.

Recipes to Try Before the A-pork-calypse

Amanda Riva | Posted 01.07.2013 | Canada Living
Amanda Riva

Caused by the sharp incline of the hog's feed prices, many farmers in the Midwest are finding it unprofitable to continue raising pigs for meat purposes. In response to this bacon shortage doomsday, we decided to put together some of our favourite pork-inspired dishes and creations to pay homage to this loveable ingredient.

Behind the Headlines: More Than Just a Bacon Shortage

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 12.03.2012 | Canada Living
Craig and Marc Kielburger

The alleged pork "fiasco" that broke recently about a bacon shortage was not for want of real news: there is a serious conversation to be had. Not just about the perfect storm brewing in the rise of corn, wheat and fuel prices that's poised to increase food costs for the consumer. But also, what's really behind all of this, and where we're headed.

SavvyMom Roundup: Carnivorous Babies, Free Range Parenting, Bacon Panic and More

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 11.26.2012 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

It's amazing we grow into healthy adults at all when you consider the mistakes we make raising our kids. Like feeding them rice cereal at six months, for example. That's no longer allowed, according to the latest in parenting news that came from a statement released by Health Canada last week.

SavvyMom Roundup: The Worst Thing on TV, Back to School (Already) and Even More Bacon

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 10.11.2012 | Canada
Minnow Hamilton

I like to savour the last few weeks of summer. It's one of my favourite times of year -- especially the food! That's top on my roundup this week, along with some bad reality TV shows, thought on the Olympics and getting ready for back to school!

SavvyMom Roundup: Winning Outfits, Athletic Diets and Bacon Everywhere

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 10.07.2012 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

Even with the Olympics on 24/7 (admittedly a huge distraction for me) there was a lot that caught my attention this week. Let's talk about the Olympic uniforms, Twitter and freedom of speech, and ways that you can eat like an athlete!

SavvyMom Roundup: Illegal Chocolates and Online Addictions

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 09.30.2012 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

Despite the slow pace that summer brings, there is still a lot of news, entertainment and interesting tidbits to read about. From illegal chocolate eggs to water bottle wallets and internet addictions, here are the things that caught my attention this week.

Killer Guerilla With a Side of Bacon

Steve Saylor | Posted 08.26.2012 | Canada Business
Steve Saylor

Radio is not dead, it's alive, and in Toronto it's kicking. Toronto is the largest radio market in Canada. There are over 20 radio stations covering...

How to Make Bacon Candy!

Cottage Life | Posted 08.02.2012 | Canada Living
Cottage Life

Deep brown and irresistible, bacon plus caramelized brown sugar makes a tasty snack with drinks. Or cut in small pieces and scatter over ice cream. Seriously. Then watch it disappear.

Cake Pops, Pork And Butter Chicken: Canadian Food Was All Over The Map

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 12.15.2011 | Canada Living

As Canada becomes both increasingly multicultural and urban, we're seeking out different foods in our everyday lives. In 2011, it was a combination of...