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 »


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 »