October is National Pizza Month. Let’s Celebrate!

October is National Pizza Month. Let’s Celebrate!

Every October, we in these United States celebrate America's fave dish. Like we need an excuse to eat pizza, right? National Pizza Month means we focus on the nitty gritty of pie-making. So, in the spirit of encouraging you to buy the book, make your pizza fresh and help a worthy cause, here's what you [...]

[VIDEO] ‘Who the F*ck Made This?’: Italian Grandmothers Try Olive Garden

[VIDEO] ‘Who the F*ck Made This?’: Italian Grandmothers Try Olive Garden

Why must we Americanize everything? Pizza, Chinese and Italian food, to name a few, are often "dumbed down" for USA audiences. And to some of these Italian grandmothers, it shows. https://youtu.be/UVyhE3-_lCM From the HuffPo article: Still, we think they're a little rough on the breadsticks. Really? They're rough on everything, and with good reason. Olive [...]

Not Just ‘Pizza for Good’—#PizzaforAll

Not Just ‘Pizza for Good’—#PizzaforAll

https://youtu.be/9ZkHcTR8SC4 There are many things in this life that bring us together. Music is one, pizza another. Baseball sometimes. Oh and also, puppies. Dividing lines in America, though, are still brightly lit and sometimes they surprise even this jaded New Yorker. Take for example the recent dustup over Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Depending on whom [...]

2014’s December to Remember

2014’s December to Remember

When ARTvision Atlanta debuted in December in 2011 as a stand-alone event, it meant that Pizza for Good, art sales and general fund-raising stretched out the entire month. And in 2014, we had many exciting milestones and happy syncronicities of which we're very proud. 1 Dec. 2014 We started the month as we've always done, commemorating World AIDS [...]

#QuotableMondays: ‘I’m Having a Relationship with My Pizza’ [VIDEO]

How many of you have felt this way? From the film "Eat Pray Love" and based on the book of the same name, Elizabeth (Julia Roberts) declares how she's no longer going to obsess over weight gain: http://youtu.be/bObjXY24Ei4 It's a great message to love yourself and your body as it is. But exercise—particularly after eating [...]

7 Sauces That Taste Better Homemade (NYT)

The New York Times has a fabulously simple piece up today about making sauces at home - many of which you can use as the base of a spiffy pizza! Best of all, YOU control the ingredients and can make it an organic concoction or one with super-fresh ingredients. There are a number of great [...]

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with an Irish… Pizza?

Truth be told, I'm not a huge fan of blue cheese—it's far to funky for my taste. The one exception, though, is Cashel Blue, crafted right in the historic town of Cashel, Ireland. The finish is so smooth and bright that it goes beautifully with apples or crumbled in a salad. When traveling with a [...]