Cold Veggie Pizza

My absolute favorite summer food is cold veggie pizza. I’m not sure what the real name of this dish is and I’m not going to research it. Although it doesn’t have a pizza crust and the vegetables are raw, not baked, it will always be cold veggie pizza in our house. It’s a 40 year tradition, a family favorite of all ages.  It was a very popular dish in the 80s.  At least one person brought it to every church potluck. Continue reading

Meat Lovers Pizza Soup {Our 6th Anniversary!}

Meat Lovers Pizza Soup Meat Lovers Pizza Soup

Six years old! I was amazed when I saw I had reached 1,000 followers a few months back, and the number keeps climbing. What a cool bunch of people you are, to follow my blog and read my recipes! Over the past 6 years I’ve posted 869 recipes and I still enjoy sharing my ideas. I’ve only accidentally repeated a recipe a couple of times..  My memory is perhaps not as strong as my creative streak! Continue reading

Papa Murphy’s Pizza {review}

Papa Murphy's Chicago-style Stuffed Pizza

Papa Murphy’s Chicago-style Stuffed Pizza

As a new wife and eventually a mother, I had a run at making my own pizzas.  I started with the big Betty Crocker cookbook’s crust recipe and moved on from there.  I never produced anything worth writing home about.  I was better at finding the best pizza parlor in town and sticking with it.  We like a yeasty crust and I really have no patience with breads or yeasty baked goods.  I tried, but my crusts were never as good as the professionals.  When I think of pizza I want it to be worthy of eating.  All that time kneading and waiting for it to rise better be worth it! Continue reading