It’s Back to School Season! Five Strategies for Stress-Free Meal Prep

Positive family preparing lunch together in the kitchen

Five simple tips and practical strategies for making mealtime as relaxed and enjoyable as possible during the busy back-to-school season. As a busy work-at-home mom of a baby and a toddler, I know a thing or two about everyday headaches. That's why I'm so thrilled to announce that I will be partnering with the makers of Excedrin® Extra Strength in the months to come to share my Fast Fixes … {Read the full article}

Raspberry-Ginger Bellini

Raspberry Ginger Bellini by The Lemon Bowl

A simple, refreshing cocktail made with fresh raspberry ginger sorbet and bubbly prosecco. Ideal for entertaining a crowd or a casual date night for two. Nothing says summer to me quite like a perfectly chilled glass of prosecco. Slightly sweet, bubbly and effervescent, it cheers me up after just one sip. Delicious on its own but even better turned into a simple, show-stopping Raspberry-Ginger … {Read the full article}

Chicken Broccoli Pasta with Lemon Butter Sauce

Chicken Broccoli Pasta with Lemon Butter Sauce - The Lemon Bowl

Chicken broccoli pasta gets kicked up a notch with a simple, yet flavorful, white wine butter sauce bursting with fresh lemon flavor. Whenever I travel out of town, I like to stock the fridge with plenty of food and ready-to-eat meals that my husband can easily reheat for the boys. Last week I had the opportunity to travel to Virginia to visit one of Sabra's chick pea farms. As someone who … {Read the full article}

Fresh Rolls with Pulled Pork, Mango and Avocado

Pulled Pork Fresh Rolls with Mango and Avocado - The Lemon Bowl

A fusion of Asian flavors, you are going to love this modern spin on the Vietnamese classic made with fresh mango, creamy avocado and juicy pulled pork. Fresh rolls have got to be, hands down, one of my favorite no-cook dinners in the summer. Even though they appear to be time intensive, you never have to turn on the oven or stand by the stove which is always a plus this time of … {Read the full article}

Corn on the Cob with Lemon Basil Pesto

Corn on the Cob with Lemon Basil Pesto - The Lemon Bowl

A simple and addictive summer side, you won't believe how delicious fresh pesto tastes when brushed on sweet and juicy corn on the cob. Although it goes without saying, I think it bears repeating: when you are cooking with fresh, seasonal ingredients there is very little effort required to produce maximum flavor. My easy and delicious Corn on the Cob with Basil Pesto is the perfect example of an … {Read the full article}

Bison Vegetable Soup

Vegetable Bison Soup - The Lemon Bowl

This hearty and satisfying soup is packed with lean bison and plenty of fresh vegetables. Freeze ahead for busy weeknight meals or make a big batch for brown bag lunches. It's the strangest thing but I'm pretty confident I eat just as much soup during the warm summer months as I do in the middle of winter. Is that weird? Don't answer. After thinking about it, I've decided it actually makes a … {Read the full article}

Curried Roasted Cauliflower with Coconut Oil

Curried Cauliflower with Coconut Oil - The Lemon Bowl

Cauliflower has never tasted so good! Your family will love this fragrant and addictive Curried Roasted Cauliflower with Coconut Oil. Cauliflower season has arrived and as usual, I find myself unable to resist the nutritional powerhouse whenever I pass it at my farmers market! This time of year we often see endless varieties and colors of of the cauliflower including purple, green, yellow and … {Read the full article}

The Lemon Bowl Reader Survey & Exciting Announcement!

The Lemon Bowl Reader Survey

As I enter my fifth year of blogging, I thought it was the perfect time to take a moment to learn more about all of YOU, my loyal readers. None of this would be possible without all of you and that's why I felt it was important to conduct my first ever reader survey. I would be so very grateful if you could take a minute or two to answer a few simple questions so that I can be sure I'm meeting … {Read the full article}