Easy Recipes


Easy Recipes

Happy to share some videos of easy recipes that you can make while staying home safe.    Let’s all stay home and do our part to save lives. Enjoy the recipes.  Hugs from my Kitchen to Yours. 


Music and Memories

Music  has always been an important part of my life . Tonight,  I celebrated the evening with a talented group of artists . Their stories , along with mine were featured in the book entitled, “ Music and Memories”. The book was published by The StarGroup International , founder and president Brenda Star.  Brenda hosted this beautiful event at the Findlay Galleries in Palm Beach.  Sponsor and preface to the book […]

The Morning Lounge on Dick Robinson’s Legends Radio 100.3 FM

The Morning Lounge on Dick Robinson’s Legends Radio 100.3 FM

Today, I had the ULTIMATE JOY, of being in the recording studio with Jill and Rich Switzer, Co- hosts of The Morning Lounge on Dick Robinson’s Legends Radio 100.3 FM.   We had the best time, laughed our silly heads off , and then got down to business recording a Legends classic from the Great American Songbook , “ When You’re Smiling.” Thank you Jill and Rich….. ️️️ I loved our […]


Dom De Luise’s Rice Pudding

One of my very favorite recipes. Rice Pudding.  From Dom De Luise’s cookbook.   Dom DeLuise’s Eat This It’ll Make You Feel Better cookbook Recipe Introduction This is the best rice pudding I’ve ever had. Also, the richest! Ingredients 1/2 gallon milk 1/4 pound butter 3/4 cup sugar Bring above to a slow boil. Add: 1 cup rice Lower flame to simmer and cook 45 minutes-stir often. 1 egg 1/2 […]


Tess La Bella’s Pasta and Ceci ( chickpeas)

3 cups Mariana sauce  2 cloves of garlic sliced thin 1/2 cup olive oil 1 generous handful fresh parsley 1 generous handful fresh basil Salt, pepper to taste  1 lb 13 oz can chick peas 1 1/2 box Barilla Ditalini In a large stock pot pour olive oil and add sliced garlic . Sauté until garlic is lightly browned. Add  chick peas, salt, pepper, parsley , fresh basil and continue to […]


Tess La Bella’s Peanut Butter Brownie Cups

1 Package of Fudge Brownie Mix 15-18 Mini Peanut Butter Cups   Mix Brownie batter according to package directions. Fill paper or foil lined cups 2/3 full.  Remove wrappers from Peanut Butter Cups. Put 1 Peanut Butter Cup in each and press down until batter meets the top edge of candy. Then bake at 350 degrees for 20-25 minutes.  Makes 1 to 1 1/2 dozen   ———-   Good morning 96 […]


Vote for Tess!

Sending all my SAG-AFTRA brothers and sisters a brief announcement. I will once again be running for the local Miami board member and convention delegate . I hope that I can continue to earn your trust and therefore your vote. I look forward to continuing my work representing all of you. Thank you for your support. Warmest Regards, Tess La Bella .Photo credit: Monica Mendoza 


Legends 100.3 FM WLML

New opportunities and new beginnings at Legends 100.3 FM WLML .Doing voice over commercials for the station and gaining a group of wonderfully talented new friends at the station. Also, Freddi and I are among great company as VIP volunteer/hosts for The Society for the Preservation of the Great American Songbook . It is an incredible honor to be associated with the dream and vision of the legendary Dick Robinson. 


Director / Film Producer and Biographer Octavian Onuc

A big shout out to Director / Film Producer and Biographer Octavian Onuc for enlisting my help to be the voice of his latest documentary for Pompano Beach Health Fair. What an honor For me. Thank you Octavian , looking forward to working with you again. 


Concord Films latest movie on Amazon , “Killer Island”

I recently did a voice over for Concord Films latest movie on Amazon , “Killer Island”! Being on the movie as an extra, assistant wardrobe and voice over was beyond my expectations. I’ve been quite busy as of late ha ha. This masterpiece was Directed by Alyn Darnay  Staring Barbie Castro, Jordi Vilasuso, Brian Gross, Jacy King, Jackie Moore, Brian Patrick Clark, Miguel Fasa , Alea Figueroa , and Carol […]