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 »


Fresh flavors makes this main dish salad perfect for the summer months

In Recipes, Tales On June 28, 2013 0 Comments

Fresh asparagus, tomatoes, and cucumbers. The crisp, fresh and perfect ingredients for a summer salad.  But when the days get hot and the nights are busy with outdoor… Read More »


Belle’s Macaroni and Mozzarella

In Recipes On June 21, 2013 0 Comments

In a small bowl, whisk together the olive oil, vinegar, lemon juice, salt and pepper. Set aside Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil over… Read More »


This isn’t your kid’s mac and cheese, but it may become their favorite.

In Recipes, Tales On June 21, 2013 0 Comments

Like so many moms, boxed macaroni and cheese was a staple at my house when the kids were young.  It was cheap, easy, and they loved it.  However,… Read More »

Belle's Glazed Beet, Spinach, and Blue Cheese Salad

Beets and blue cheese make this summer time salad extra special

In Recipes, Tales On June 9, 2013 0 Comments

Salads and summertime- I love both!  Many different types of lettuce and spinach grow well in our area and there is nothing better than fresh out of the… Read More »


Belle’s Glazed Beet, Spinach, and Blue Cheese Salad

In Recipes On June 8, 2013 0 Comments

In a sauce pan, heat the olive oil over low-medium heat. Add the beets, and cook, stirring occasionally, for about 5 minutes. Pour in the orange juice, vinegar… Read More »

Belle's German Pancake

Belle’s German Pancake

In Recipes On June 1, 2013 4 Comments

Beat the eggs.  Add the milk, salt and flour and beat until smooth.  Place 2 tablespoons butter in each of 2 (8- inch) pie plates.  Place the pie… Read More »


A breakfast treat that can be enjoyed any day of the week

In Recipes, Tales On June 1, 2013 0 Comments

There is rarely time during the weekday to make anything for breakfast.  Pouring cereal and milk is even more than I can make time for some days.  We… Read More »