November 29, 2015

Bella’s Table — December 2015/January 2016

By Estella Tullgren • Photographs by Deb Peterson One of my joys in coming to work on Mondays is being able to talk with one of my favorite foodies—Joan Michalek. She is always trying new recipes and, of course, willing to share them with me. If I’m lucky a sample accompanies some of these new-found Read More

Bella’s Table — October/November 2015

By Estella Tullgren • Photographs by Deb Peterson   Several weeks ago, some Facebook posts resulted in an exchange of a few recipes and some side chatting about one of my favorite topics—food! This led to my decision to share some of these recipes with Marvelous! readers. The recipes in this issue are favorites of Read More

Bella’s Table — August/September 2015

By Estella Tullgren Photographs by Deb Peterson This issue has recipes for an entire meal. I was craving summer veggies with a delicious chicken dish. Try all of these together—you’ll love the flavors. Enjoy! Chicken with Marsala Sauce Serves 2 This chicken dish has a delicious flavor—the sweet Marsala wine is terrific. Many times when Read More

Bella’s Table — June/July 2015

By now, I’m sure you have fired up the grills and feasted on wonderful garden produce. In this issue, I am including some recipes that make great dishes for outdoor dining. Last month I visited family in Norfolk, Virginia and came away with some of these fabulous recipes.    By Estella Tullgren Frozen Cranberry Margaritos Read More

Bella’s Table — April/May 2015

  By Estella Tullgren Soon it will be time for several celebrations — Easter, graduations, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, and Memorial Day. This is the perfect time to start grilling. In this issue, there are two pasta dishes that make a perfect side dish. The fresh strawberry pie is a great dessert anytime. And aren’t Read More

Bella’s Table — February/March 2015

    By Estella Tullgren While reading through my recipe notebooks, I came across a few recipes I think you need to have. These are some of my favorites that I use repeatedly. The weather might still be a bit on the chilly side, so try one of these recipes, gather your family and friends Read More

Bella’s Table — December 2014/January 2015

By Estella Tullgren Merry Christmas to all Marvelous! readers. To all of you who follow Bella’s Table, thank you for your continued support and kind words. I wish all of you a Merry Christmas and very Happy New Year. Here are a few appetizer recipes I think your holiday guests will enjoy. If curry powder Read More

Bella’s Table — October/November 2014

By Estella Tullgren With this issue, thoughts are turning to cooler weather, tailgating, and the start of the holidays. I am including a cake recipe that is perfect for brunches or afternoon coffees. It would make a perfect holiday gift for your neighbors, too! Hope you will prepare the tomato sauce—it is very light and Read More

Bella’s Table — August/September 2014

By Estella Tullgren | Photographed by Estella Tullgren and Lori Walker Our family usually gathers in Northwest Arkansas to celebrate family occasions. Last month we had brunch at The Blue Monkey in Springdale and I encountered one of my new most-favorite restaurant dishes. As soon as I returned home, I got online to see if Read More

Bella’s Table — June/July 2014

By Estella Tullgren  |  Photographed by Deb Peterson Let the grilling season begin! In gathering my recipes for this issue, I started thinking about the farmer’s market and all its fresh goodies, so I decided to put together a few side dish recipes for the grilling season. These recipes will pair well with beef, fish, Read More