Indian Spiced Grilled Chicken

Indian Spiced Grilled Chicken by The Lemon Bowl

A simple and flavorful grilled chicken recipe, my Indian spiced yogurt marinade tenderizes lean meat to create a juicy end result your whole family will love. Let's be real: boneless, skinless chicken breasts can get boring when eaten night after night. Since they are naturally lean, they have a tendency to dry out quickly if not prepared properly. To ensure a juicy, tender chicken breast, I … {Read the full article}

Greek Turkey Burgers with Creamy Tzatziki Sauce

Greek Burgers with Tzatziki Sauce - The Lemon Bowl

Greek-style turkey burgers are grilled to perfection and topped with a creamy garlic and dill tzatziki sauce. Protein packed and exploding with flavor, these Greek burgers are a healthy addition to any BBQ. Although I don't have an ounce of Greek blood in my body, I feel like they are my people. I mean, let's take a look at the key ingredients in Greek cuisine: lemon, garlic, yogurt, olive oil, … {Read the full article}

Za’atar Crusted Grilled Pork Chops

Za'atar Crusted Pork Chop - The Lemon Bowl

Porterhouse Pork Chops are brushed with olive oil and za'atar, a Middle Eastern spice blend, then grilled to juicy perfection. When the Ohio Pork Board invited me to help promote their #PinkPork campaign, I was immediately on board. This might sound a little silly but one of my biggest culinary pet peeves is over cooked meat. It's my mother's fault. Let me explain... You see, I come from a … {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}

Lemon-Basil Grilled Cheese Panini

Lemon-Basil Grilled Cheese Panini Square - The Lemon Bowl

For all of my fellow lemon lovers out there, this one is for you. Lemon zest and fresh basil make these about the most fresh-tasting grilled cheese sandwiches you’re going to find. I don't know about you, but cheese is the reason I could never be a vegan. In fact, the only thing I've craved more  during this pregnancy is hearty, bakery-style bread. This Lemon-Basil Grilled Cheese Panini from my … {Read the full article}

Fast and Healthy Recipes for Back to School

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Fast and healthy recipes costing less than $1.50 per serving including a tasty Hummus and Veggie Pita, an easy Asian-Style Grilled Salmon Packet and a frothy Frozen Watermelon Mint Slushy. It's a funny thing - even though I don't have  school-aged kids, there is distinct change that takes place as we transition from August to September. As I mentioned before, fall is a busy time for our family, … {Read the full article}

Chicken Shawarma Pita with Tahini Garlic Sauce

Chicken Shawarma Pita with Tahini Garlic Sauce - The Lemon Bowl

A quick and easy chicken marinade - lemon and yogurt tenderizes the lean chicken breasts while fresh garlic, parsley and spices add tons of flavor.   Recently the American Dairy Association Mideast asked me to share an easy, back-to-school dairy recipe. While you know I drink smoothies like it's my day job (oh wait..), I decided to take the savory route this time around. Truth is: I eat more … {Read the full article}

Greek Marinated Grilled Eggplant and Summer Squash

Greek Marinated Grilled Eggplant and Summer Squash - The Lemon Bowl

Greek Marinated Grilled Eggplant and Summer Squash is an easy and versatile recipe perfect for any veggies in season including asparagus, zucchini, red peppers, onions and more. One of the hottest foods trends right now is locally sourced food. Chances are if you don't have a garden growing in your own backyard you either frequent a farmers market, belong to a CSA (Community Supported … {Read the full article}