Only one more week of winter! Let’s get the party started! This is all the appetizer you will need to put everyone in a good mood. Kids at the table? No problem, just serve them Virgin Mary Lentil Soup. Tastes fantastic either way.
Bloody Mary Lentil Soup
- 1 T olive oil
- 2 onions, chopped
- 4 large garlic cloves, chopped
- 1 celery root, peeled and chopped
- 1 c red lentils
- 6 c tomato juice, plus a cup…
There is a reason that Ellen DeGeneres ordered pizza during the 2014 Academy Awards ceremony. Who doesn’t love pizza, anywhere, anytime? No doubt you’d like to know the secrets to making a great tasting pizza. Welcome to Pizza 101. No dialing required.
Classic Pizza Dough
- 2 c hot tap water
- 2 T sugar (Use 3 tablespoons for whole wheat dough.)
- 2 T dry active yeast
- 4-5 c flour, unbleached, all…
Are you caught up with Oscar Buzz? I don’t care much who wins what this year; there are so many worthy, talented contenders. I just enjoy the hoopla.
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