December 7, 2016

Bella’s Table — December 2016/January 2017

  It’s the holidays! We all enjoy special meal gatherings during this time of year with recipes that are family favorites—sometimes on the rich and high calorie side. The recipes in this issue are all great for a light lunch or dinner during the holiday season. I wish you and yours a very Merry Christmas Read More

Bella’s Table — October/November 2016

By Estella Tullgren  |  Photos by Deb Peterson It’s fall! That means it is time for soups…glorious soups. Although I do have soup all year long, fall is the time to bring out those tasty, comfort-type soups. I have my favorites, but I have a couple new ones this season. I try to keep chicken Read More

Bella’s Table — August/September 2016

  In my quest for great fish taco recipes, I have discovered how much I like spicy shrimp tacos, too. While trying out various recipes, I have put together my favorite combination. You can always increase the heat in your dishes by adding more jalapeños or hot sauce. Enjoy these with all the summer bounty Read More

Bella’s Table — June/July 2016

By Estella Tullgren With the summer season in full swing, please take advantage of your local farmer’s market. I hope you will try the Asian Noodle Salad recipe. It is a great way to use your favorite salad ingredients. And who isn’t looking for another flavorful chicken recipe? One Pot Chicken and Orzo is just Read More

Bella’s Table — April/May 2016

By Estella Tullgren The holiday celebrations coming up over the next few months are good reasons to gather family and friends—perfect occasions to cook together and try new recipes. This version of Sweet and Sour Chicken is so good. I sometimes double the sauce so I can set some aside to drizzle over each serving. Read More

Bella’s Table — February/March 2016

By Estella Tullgren As with any anniversary, reminiscing is part of it, so I started thinking about a lunch for the Marvelous! group and wanted to share some of my favorite recipes from the past five years. Of course, I have added a few new ones. Thank you for letting me come into your homes Read More

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