bring home the bacon


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CANYON COUNTRY - Seventh-grader Delia Nazario says her mom needs to bring home the bacon, and she doesn't mind if that means she's left to care for her 5-year-old sister after school.
In a speech to the party's post-election conference in Cardiff Mr Morgan talked of the need to bring home the bacon after being given a mandate by the electorate.
I'm as heartbroken as any other Irish sports fan that Drico and the lads didn't bring home the bacon.
It's supposed to bring home the bacon, to deliver it to you, the people of Wales.
Stay-at-Home Tinseltown Husbands Juggle Households and Egos While Their Wives Bring Home the Bacon
There was once some doubt about Robin van Persie's ability to bring home the bacon against the top sides, but he dropped that jinx when he took Fergie's shilling.
SKANE MEADOWS (T6) took a flier in the heats and looks the value call in a wide-open decider to bring home the bacon for trainer Julie Calvert.
Oscar Mayer was the first to bring home the bacon when they introduced packaged, sliced bacon in 1924.
WE recently turned the corner from the time of the annual positioning by our elected officials and entered the time of the passage of the state budget, also known as the race to bring home the bacon.
If Cllr Nolan and his team can bring home the bacon, no-one would begrudge them their few days in the sun.
CSFB is basically saying that the company has to bring home the bacon come earnings time over the next 2-3 quarters to quell execution fears.
t t e e There was once some doubt about Robin van Persie's ability to bring home the bacon against the top sides, but he dropped that jinx when he took Fergie's shilling.
Sadly there was no sign of him, though, and pars from Ogilvy at 17 and 18 were never going to be enough to bring home the bacon.
Finally, take Inverness at 15-8 to bring home the bacon from St Mirren (6-4).
It's unfortunate we've lost a couple of the best California-breds to the Breeders' Cup, but hopefully they'll go back there and bring home the bacon,'' said jockey Kent Desormeaux.