With the help of your generosity through Omaha Gives!, more people will receive a sack lunch or a pantry box or a pair of shoes. Our stores will continue to offer affordable shopping and our Conferences will continue to offer utility and other assistance.
On behalf of all of our neighbors,
we thank you from the bottom of our full hearts today.
Hoping you are now registered for the Strawberry e-Brunch Event! Enthusiasm is rising as the countdown has begun… 17 days until June 13th!
Be sure to browse this Strawberry Brunch website and come back to visit again next week to see what we’ve added!
Have a favorite strawberry recipe? Consider sharing by submitting to firstname.lastname@example.org. New strawberry recipes will be posted on the website soon!
Could you be a virtual hostess this year? While you would typically be gathering table decorations, deciding on a new table theme, discussing plans for the day with your guests, or coordinating that right outfit to wear that day, none of that applies this year. Consider something different!
Our Food Pantry, located at 2101 Leavenworth St., is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00am to 12:30pm for drive through distribution. What is a food pantry anyway? Watch this cute little video below to hear different perspectives…
Consider tuning into KVSS 102.7FM on Thursday, May 28th at 8:40a.m. to hear what Father Taylor and Diane Mead have to say about the upcoming event!
Come back for our next Blog Post on 6/3/2020…We will share some fun facts Father Taylor and a few of our favorite Mother Teresa quotes. Send us your suggestions to email@example.com.
Thanks for your support! You will be a difference maker for someone who needs help and HOPE!
Consider using these for your watching the Strawberry Brunch party!
7 cups sliced fresh strawberries (about 2 quarts)
3 cups orange juice
4 cups champagne, chilled
Garnishes:Fresh strawberries and orange slices, optional
The cake holds up to slicing after 6 hours but the cookies soften more with a longer rest, making this a make-ahead dream.
PREP 30 minutes CHILL 6 hours Makes 10 servings
1 7 ounce package ladyfingers
1/3 cup lemon liqueur, orange liqueur or freshly squeezed orange juice
6 ounces white chocolate, broken up
3 Tablespoons water
1 1.2 ounce package freeze-dried strawberries
1/4 cup plus 1 Tablespoon sugar, divided
1 1/2 teaspoon lemon zest, divided
1 1/2 cups heavy cream
1 pound fresh strawberries
Easy Frozen Daquiries
This fruity frozen favorite is a surefire crowd-pleaser, especially in the summertime. Using frozen strawberries let's you skip the ice and makes the drink smooth and never watery. The fresh strawberries add extra flavor and keeps the drink from being too thick.
YIELDS: 2 SERVINGS PREP TIME: 10 MINS TOTAL TIME: 20 MINS
4 oz. light rum
1/2 c. fresh strawberries, chopped, plus more for garnish
1 (10-oz.) bag frozen strawberries, chopped
Juice of 1 lime
Sliced lime, for garnish
1. To a blender, add rum, fresh and frozen strawberries, and lime juice and blend until smooth.
2. Pour into two glasses and garnish with lime slices and whole strawberries.
Strawberry-Swirl Bundt Cake
3 sticks unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for pan
3 1/2 cups cake flour (not self rising), whisked, plus more for pan
2/3 cup egg whites (from 5-6 large eggs)
3/4 cup whole milk
2 1/2 teaspoons pure vanilla
1 3/4 teaspoons plus a pinch of kosher salt
4 teaspoons baking powder
1 3/4 cups plus 3 tablespoons granulated sugar
4 tablespoons ground freeze-dried strawberries (1/2 ounce)
2 drops ping gel paste food coloring
1 quart fresh strawberries, hulled and sliced (2 1/2 cups)
1 cup heavy cream
2 tablespoons confectioners’ sugar, plus more for dusting
Our stores are currently looking for warehouse/backroom help as well as several entry-level leadership positions, such as Assistant Manager. We are happy to train a person into a new role or bring on an experienced pro who wants to make a difference in our community. Please call 402-341-1688.
Stay tuned for the latest news and reflections from members of our community.
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