DIY Pizza for Super Bowl Sunday

Doorbells across the U.S. will ring this Super Bowl Sunday. Domino's pizza alone estimates they'll deliver 11 million slices of pizza. Last night it was decided we would have pizza delivered. "You are too busy to make pizza. Let's just order in," said Michael my husband. I reluctantly agreed because I have a full writing … Continue reading DIY Pizza for Super Bowl Sunday

Making Homemade Pizza (Pizza Dough Recipe)

A slice of pizza has a water footprint of 40 gallons of fresh water. Add meat and the water footprint sky rockets. Ten women and two children gathered around my kitchen table and mixed, kneaded and rolled pizza dough AND learned why the ingredients to their pizza matter to water systems locally and around the … Continue reading Making Homemade Pizza (Pizza Dough Recipe)

Oxnard woman says water reduction is on the menu (original article printed in the VC Star)

By Hannah Guzik Photo by David Yamamoto Special to The Star Original post March 7, 2012 at 5:48 p.m., updated March 7, 2012 at 6:22 p.m. Florencia Ramirez is on the "eat less water" diet. From her kitchen in Oxnard's historic district, she serves meals made with ingredients grown on "dry farms," or with limited … Continue reading Oxnard woman says water reduction is on the menu (original article printed in the VC Star)