Easy Beef and Broccoli Recipe

Easy Beef and Broccoli - The Lemon Bowl

Crisp-tender broccoli and lean sirloin is quickly stir-fried with a flavorful ginger, garlic and soy sauce mixture to create this easy weeknight dinner. If there is one dinner our family tends to gravitate towards on a weekly basis it is most definitely an Asian stir fry of some sort. It's a great way to place vegetables on the center stage of the dinner plate while still incorporating lean … {Read the full article}

2013 Year in Review: Most Popular Recipes

Top Recips of 2013 from The Lemon Bowl

A look back through 2013's most popular recipes as well as my favorites for the year. 2013 was an incredible year both personally and professionally. On the personal side, we watched our oldest son transform from a 16 month old baby into a running, climbing and thriving toddler. In November, we welcomed our second son into the world and have loved every single second with him these last two … {Read the full article}

Roasted Broccoli with Hoisin Dipping Sauce

Roasted Broccoli with Hoisin - The Lemon Bowl

Roasted broccoli is served with a sweet and spicy hoisin dipping sauce to create this gluten free and kid-friendly side dish. During the cold winter months, I love roasting vegetables to create simple and nutritious side dishes. The oven adds a little extra warmth in the kitchen while allowing the natural sugars in the vegetables to caramelize. Since you know I love keeping a well-stocked … {Read the full article}

5 Minute Wonton Soup Recipe

10 Minute Wonton Soup Recipe - The Lemon Bowl

Frozen chicken wontons are the secret to this 5 minute wonton soup packed with classic Asian flavors. I'm not sure what it is about Asian soups and pregnancy but I have never wanted anything more in my life. From pho to egg drop to sizzling rice to miso, I can't get enough of these sweet, salty, spicy and sour soups! Recently, I was in search of a quick and easy meal that I could throw together … {Read the full article}

Stocking Your Pantry for Asian Cooking

Stocking Your Pantry for Asian Cooking - The Lemon Bowl

Asian food is fresh, healthy and full of flavor. With a properly stocked pantry, you are just minutes away from a home cooked Asian meal. If there is one type of food I crave most consistently it is, hands down, Asian food. From Thai to Vietnamese to Japanese and everything in between, I am always in the mood for that unmistakably spicy, salty, sweet and sour combination. Full of clean … {Read the full article}

Slow Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala

Slow Cooker Chicken Tikka - The Lemon Bowl

Lean chicken breasts are slowly cooked in a flavorful sauce made with tomato paste, coconut milk, ginger and garam masala to create a lightened up version of the popular Indian dish, chicken tikka masala.  Why is Indian food so delicious? Oh wait, I know. Because most of our favorite dishes made in Indian American restaurants are full of butter and heavy cream. Dangit!! Fortunately, I've found … {Read the full article}

Pad Thai Recipe – Celebrating World Egg Day

Pad Thai Recipe - The Lemon Bowl

This quick Pad Thai recipe is so easy to make at home you'll have it on the table faster than you can order take-out. Considering how many eggs our small family of 3 goes through in a week, I was beyond thrilled when the American Egg Board asked me to help them celebrate World Egg Day which falls annually on the second Friday of October. Throughout this pregnancy, I've been eating eggs almost … {Read the full article}

Steamed Pork Dumplings

Steamed Pork Dumplings - The Lemon Bowl

Fragrant garlic, fresh ginger and toasted sesame oil give these steamed pork dumplings the addictive flavor you crave. It's probably pretty clear by now that I adore every type of Asian food. From Vietnamese pho to egg rolls to scallion pancakes and everything in between- you name it, I crave it! It all stems from my childhood of eating everything from Vietnamese food to sushi to Chinese food … {Read the full article}