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Rachel Belle

Rachel Belle
Rachel Belle is a feature contributor and personality on The Ron & Don Show on KIRO Radio (weekdays 3-7pm), and host of the twice-monthly, culinary audio adventure podcast, Your Last Meal.

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Baby Got Back
It’s the 25th anniversary of Sir Mix-A-Lot’s hit ‘Baby Got Back!’
Rachel Belle | March 22, 2017 6:13 pm
The iconic song "Baby Got Back" turns 25 this year. Rapper Sir Mix-A-Lot reminisces on all the factors that caused him to write the song…
girl scout cookies
Girl Scout cookies turn 100 years old in 2017
Rachel Belle | March 16, 2017 3:05 pm
To celebrate one of America's most iconic foods, let's learn the story of Girl Scout cookies, and their history in Seattle.
Seattle artist inspiring African Americans to open 100 new businesses
Rachel Belle | March 14, 2017 3:21 pm
Draze is hoping to inspire 100 new businesses in Seattle, while encouraging the public to spend their money in existing African-American owned companies.
Shop Club
The Shop Club: A ‘Country Club for Gearheads’
Rachel Belle | March 9, 2017 5:20 pm
The Shop Club will be more than a place for car enthusiasts. It will have a speakeasy and restaurant, and help when you need to…
last name
Men: Would you give your child the mother’s last name?
Rachel Belle | March 7, 2017 5:52 pm
It's fairly common for a woman to keep her name when she gets married, so why do we automatically give children the father's last name?
Photos and recipes courtesy of Christine of
Cooking with spirits: Spicy and sweet chicken thighs & bloody mary soup
Rachel Belle | March 7, 2017 12:43 pm
Have you ever tried cooking with spirits? These dishes proves that cocktails shouldn't have all the fun.
Legacy Business Program
Legacy Business Program could save your favorite Seattle business
Rachel Belle | March 1, 2017 5:34 pm
A Seattle Councilwoman doesn't know how it will work, but she wants to save Seattle's beloved, long standing businesses with a Legacy Business Program.
peanut app
The Peanut app: It’s like a dating app for moms
Rachel Belle | February 28, 2017 2:28 pm
After launching two dating apps, this mom created the Peanut app to make sure that isolated mothers could find like-minded friends.
Photos and recipes courtesy of Christine of
Bacon based cocktails? A perfect combination of sweet and savory
Rachel Belle | February 28, 2017 11:22 am
A perfect combination of sweet and savory is what makes the world go round, at least according to my taste buds.
(Photo by Jessica Merz, CC Images)
A new Yelp-like restaurant review website is tailored to seniors
Rachel Belle | February 23, 2017 4:03 pm
A local company created, so older diners, or their caretakers, can find restaurants that are more accessible to senior citizens. Things like parking, bathrooms,…