Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

October 26, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

Bacon Is Healthy!

Okay maybe that’s a little strong and not entirely accurate. But don’t be traumatized or misled by the headlines screaming about the Dangers of Bacon!  Read a little more carefully to get the full picture.  Here’s today’s NPR article, which is balanced and informative despite the unkind and really quite slanderous headline (“It’s a Bad Day for Bacon…”). I’d also call to your attention the story of Susannah …

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September 25, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

A Bacon Guide to the Big Fall Novels: The Bacon 8

Oscar Mayer recently announced the launch of its “totally real dating app” called Sizzl:  “In love, as it is in bacon, it’s important to be discerning when selecting your perfect match and to never settle for less than the best.”  The stakes are high when you choose your next read, as well.  Today, I bring you a short list of the season’s most intriguing titles. …

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