A light and tasty summer sandwich that is fit for royalty

In Recipes, Tales On July 27, 2013 0 Comments

In the summer months, it is always nice to have something cool and light to eat.  One of my favorite summer time recipes is my cucumber sandwiches.  They… Read More »

Belle's Pad Thai

Belle’s Pad Thai

In Recipes On July 21, 2013 0 Comments

Soak noodles in warm water for about 30 minutes. Drain. In a small bowl, whisk together brown sugar, lime juice, soy sauce, and Sriracha. In a large nonstick… Read More »


A popular Thai dish that is full of flavor, but easy to make

In Recipes, Tales On July 21, 2013 0 Comments

When I find a dish I like, I try to figure out how to make it at home.  I am a complete homebody.  I would much rather stay… Read More »

Belle's Sweet and Smoky Carrots

Belle’s Sweet and Smoky Carrots

In Recipes On July 11, 2013 2 Comments

Boil carrots in lightly salted water for about 6 minutes or until fork tender.  Drain.  Over low heat melt the butter and add the brown sugar and chili… Read More »


A sweet and smoky side dish that will have you wild about carrots

In Recipes, Tales On July 11, 2013 0 Comments

Carrots will give you good eyesight.  Did your mother or grandmother ever feed you that line as they were trying to feed you carrots?  “If that’s so, why… Read More »

Belle's Chocolate Cookie Balls

Belle’s Chocolate Covered Cookie Balls

In Recipes On July 11, 2013 0 Comments

In a gallon sized plastic bag, place the cookies and then crush them using a mallet or other heavy object.  Using an electrice mixer, combine the crushed cookies… Read More »


A delicious and easy chocolate treat that won’t be around for long

In Recipes, Tales On July 11, 2013 0 Comments

I love chocolate and there is nothing better than chocolate covered chocolate.  One of my favorite treats to fix for family and friends are my chocolate covered cookie… Read More »


Belle’s Fresh Veggie and Pasta Salad

In Recipes On June 29, 2013 0 Comments

Bring a pot of water to boil.  Add the pasta and the asparagus and boil for about 4 minutes.  Strain through a colander and rinse with cold water. … Read More »