A sweet and nutty treat that will be the hit of your holiday table

In Tales On November 18, 2013 0 Comments

Want a sweet treat at your Thanksgiving table that is also a breeze to make?  My honey sweetened nut treats are so tasty and delicious and yet they… Read More »


Belle’s Acorn Squash and Coconut Milk Soup

In Recipes On November 9, 2013 0 Comments

Cut the squash in half and remove the seeds.  Place it cut side down on a microwave safe plate and cook in the microwave for about 10 minutes… Read More »


Sweet and creamy squash soup is perfect for these autumn days

In Tales On November 9, 2013 0 Comments

This time of year, is when soup and those hard skinned, odd shaped squash are a wonderful combination.  Don’t let winter squash intimidate you.  Yes, they are a… Read More »

Spaghetti Sauce and Ricotta

Belle’s Spaghetti Squash with Ricotta

In Recipes On October 29, 2013 0 Comments

Place squash cut side down on a microwavable plate.  Microwave for about 12 minutes or until squash is very tender.  Scoop out the squash using a fork to… Read More »


The flavors of lasagna in a quick and healthy dish

In Tales On October 29, 2013 0 Comments

I love lasagna, but I hate the mess and time it takes to make.  All the different layers and each with additional steps even before the assembling process… Read More »

eggplant rigatoni

Belle’s Eggplant Rigatoni

In Recipes On October 29, 2013 0 Comments

Bring a large pot of salted water to boil.  In a large skillet, over medium-high heat, sauté the eggplant, onion, and 1 teaspoon salt until the eggplant is… Read More »


Eggplant takes center stage in the deconstructed version of an old standard

In Tales On October 29, 2013 0 Comments

October is the month of pumpkins, apples, and other fall fruits and vegetables, and one you probably don’t think about this time of year is eggplant.  Fall is… Read More »


Belle’s Butter and Onion Pork Chops

In Recipes On October 20, 2013 0 Comments

Melt 2 tablespoons of butter in a large frying pan over medium heat.  Add the onions and cook until tender.  Remove onions and place in a 9 by… Read More »