This covers many words used for money, although there are many more used less often. The exact history of "bucks" used for "money" is uncertain, but the leading theory, which seems likely, is that "bucks" came about as a substitute for money in the 1700s, when deerskins were a common medium of exchange for other items of value.
You can't cook bad bacon. Well, unless you really burn it.
Throughout this evolution of my diet, I have been amazed and bewildered by the reactions I get from non-vegetarians when I tell someone I'm a vegetarian. Why, all of a sudden, were people who don't alter their diets berating me for not fitting into their idea of what mine should be?
Who doesn't love bacon. So here's how it works. You get to watch me cook bacon.. and then eat it. Pretty good, huh? So stand by for The Bacon Channel. It's gonna be really big. Jeff Bezos, are you listening. I am nearly ready to sell.
Who first had the idea to apply the classic over-and-under weaving technique to strips of cured pork belly, aka bacon?
With ugly politics and intense greed blocking the way, it's up to us to turn things around and vote with our forks to better protect our own health, each other, and the planet we (as well as countless species) call home.
Sometimes the simplest tweaks can completely reinvent something.
The choices we make in our day-to-day life do matter and can play a major role in slowing climate change. Maybe it's time to reevaluate the food we're eating and make simple changes to fight for a healthy future.
A growing number of home pit masters have taken to curing and smoking their own bacon, pastrami, jerky, etc.
The "craft bacon" industry is under way and I want you to know about it first.
Use the following ideas as a springboard for your own imagination. Sweetbreads? Asparagus? Pears? The possibilities are endless.
If you go to the time and trouble of curing and smoking your own bacon, start by procuring a pork belly worthy of your efforts. This means from organic hogs (or hogs raised humanely without hormones or antibiotics).
National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day only rolls around once a year (though there's really never a reason not to eat one any other day of the year), but food holidays call for a mandatory inhalation of said food.
By Nancy and James Chuda founders of LuxEcoLiving and Healthy Child Healthy World Los Olivos California Saarloos and Sons Field ...
We asked vegetarians across the country to share some of their day-to-day hardships involved in maintaining a meatless diet.