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}

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}

5 Ingredient No-Bake Fig Newton Bites {Gluten Free, Vegan & Paleo}

5 Ingredient No-Bake Fig Newton Bites - The Lemon Bowl

A healthy twist on the classic fig newton cookies, your entire family will love these energy-packed snack bites that are naturally gluten free, vegan and paleo-friendly. We were never a big dessert family growing up. Perhaps it explains my lack of sweet tooth as an adult but the only "dessert" we regularly had on hand were dried apricots, dates, fresh apples or raisins. We were more likely to end … {Read the full article}

Chocolate Peanut Butter Fruit Dip

Choc Peanut Butter Fruit Dip - The Lemon Bowl

Vanilla yogurt, creamy peanut butter and rich cocoa powder are whisked together to create this healthy and delicious snack perfect for dipping or eating on its own.  Confession: I could eat chocolate peanut butter ice cream every day of my life. There is just something about that sweet and salty magical flavor combo that I can't get enough of! Since summer is right around the corner and so is my … {Read the full article}

Salted Chocolate Oatmeal Smoothie

Salted Chocolate Oatmeal Smoothie by The Lemon Bowl

A healthy spin on an oatmeal chocolate chip cookie, this smoothie is packed with protein and full of rich, chocolate flavor. I'm not sure where the time went by my littlest one just turned six months old. How the HECK did that happen so quickly?! Everyone jokes that he is always smiling.Admittedly, he is a super chill, friendly and smiley baby. He is the token laid-back second kid that tricks … {Read the full article}

Blueberry Mango Lime Smoothie

Blueberry Mango Smoothie - The Lemon Bowl

Health in a glass, your entire family will love this sweet and tart smoothie. Packed with nutrients and protein, you'll get long-lasting energy with every sip.  My friends call me the Smoothie Queen and I am more than honored to wear that crown. About the only thing I love more than starting my day with a smoothie is hearing my toddler request a "moo-thie".  I tell you what, that kid will eat … {Read the full article}

Labneh with Olive Oil and Za’atar

Lebneh with Olive Oil and Zaatar - The Lemon Bowl

Labneh (Middle Eastern strained yogurt) is similar to Greek yogurt but thicker in consistency and richer in flavor. Sour, creamy and buttery, you will love this easy appetizer of labneh drizzled with olive oil and sprinkled with za'atar. Za'atar is one of those ingredients that I always have on hand. I grew up eating it and as an adult, I continue to use it to season meals in one form or … {Read the full article}