Wine and Chocolate Pairing Party {Lindt Giveaway!}

Wine and Chocolate Pairing Party - The Lemon Bowl

Hosting a Wine & Chocolate Pairing Party is a fun and delicious excuse to spend quality face-to-face time with friends and family. One thing you may not know about me is that I've been planning, hosting and throwing parties since I was 4 years old. Growing up, I was always the party planner in my group of friends. For as long as I can remember, my mom has always let me take over hosting … {Read the full article}

Strawberry Oatmeal Yogurt Muffins {Back to School Giveaway}

Strawberry Oat and Yogurt Muffins - The Lemon Bowl

A healthy and portable snack or breakfast-on-the-go, your entire family will love these light and fruity Strawberry Oatmeal Yogurt Muffins. September has officially arrived and I must confess: I am thrilled! As much as I love summer, there is no denying that fall is my favorite time of the year. The season is full of celebrations including our 9th wedding anniversary and son's 3rd birthday. It … {Read the full article}

Berry Ginger Frozen Yogurt

Mixed Berry Ginger Frozen Yogurt - The Lemon Bowl

Ripe berries are sweetened with pure honey and flavored with a hint of fresh ginger and lemon zest to create this cool, creamy and decadent frozen yogurt. One reason I love living in Michigan is because we are still very much enjoying summer! Berry season is in full force and I am savoring every last bite. … {Read the full article}

Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars {Eat Skinny, Be Skinny Book Review}

Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars - Eat Skinny Be Skinny

America's favorite cookie gets a much-needed makeover (and a bit of a face-lift) with this healthy, whole wheat chocolate chip cookie bar recipe from Claire Gallam's new book, Eat Skinny, Be Skinny. As a healthy food blogger, I could't be more thrilled to tell you about my dear friend Claire's new cookbook, Eat Skinny, Be Skinny. Filled with 100 recipes all under 300 calories, you are going to … {Read the full article}

Fruit Salad with Honey Yogurt Dressing

Fruit Salad with Honey Yogurt Dressing by The Lemon Bowl

Cool, creamy and slightly sweet, your entire family will love this fresh fruit salad tossed in a tangy honey-yogurt dressing. My mom has been making this fruit salad with a honey yogurt dressing for as long as I can remember. We always had plain yogurt in the house growing up to serve with Lebanese food or to whip up a quick Cucumber Laban Sauce so it only makes sense that she used it in fruit … {Read the full article}

Vegan Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream {No Machine Required}

Chocolate Peanut Butter Vegan Ice Cream - The Lemon Bowl

Thick, creamy, salty and sweet, your entire family will love this guilt-free vegan chocolate peanut butter ice cream. What would you say if I told you it was possible to make ice cream at home without a machine? What if I told you it was all natural with no added sugar, no dairy products and no saturated fat? If you've never made homemade vegan ice cream before, I'm about to blow your … {Read the full article}

Banana Licuado {Mexican Smoothie}

Banana Licuado - The Lemon Bowl

Licuados are a popular Latin American drink made by blending fruit, milk and ice. A fresh and light drink perfect for using up ripe fruit including bananas, strawberries, peaches and more. Unless you've read my About Page, you probably didn't know my father spent a year attending college in Mexico where he became fluent in Spanish. Of course, this is also where he gained an affinity towards … {Read the full article}

Chocolate Cherry Walnut Energy Balls

Chocolate Cherry Walnut Energy Balls - The Lemon Bowl

Sweet and satisfying, these energy balls are filled with chocolate, cherries and walnuts to give you a quick energy boost on-the-go. My 2 year old little man loves to eat without assistance but let's be real, toddlers aren't exactly tidy in the kitchen. While I'm certainly not a neat freak by any means, I try to have plenty of healthy, ready-to-eat finger foods on hand at all times. Unfortunately … {Read the full article}