Spicy Chocolate-Covered Oranges with Smoked Salt

Spicy Chocolate-Covered Oranges with Smoked Salt | StrictlyDelicious.com

Ahhh this sweet snack is ALL THAT!!! (Oh boy; did I just show my age…??) These spicy chocolate-covered oranges sprinkled with smoked salt are the perfect blend of salty, sweet, crunchy, savory, spicy, and juicy! And don’t you worry if you aren’t a huge fan of spicy food. We’re stirring just a little bit of… 

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Thyme Balsamic Lamb Meatballs with Roasted Grapes

How was your week? I think my shoulders are so tight and tense, they now permanently reside somewhere around my ears. (If anyone knows a good masseuse and/or chiropractor in the Richmond-area, please send me their information!) That being said, I am sooo ready to make a quick and easy dinner, veg in front of the TV… 

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Edible Homemade Christmas Gift Guide

Lavender Lemon Infused Honey | StrictlyDelicious.com

GUYS. Where the FREAK did the time go?? How are we already at the end of 2015?! And, more importantly, HOW ARE WE ALREADY JUST A WEEK FROM CHRISTMAS?!?! I’m craaazzzy about Christmas; it is by far my favorite time of year. I count down to the holiday season every year, often not waiting for… 

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Easy Rum Raisin Fudge

Easy Rum Raisin Fudge | StrictlyDelicious.com

Fudge. The complicated, temperamental holiday candy that everyone loves to eat but hates to make! And even more complicated than fickle (but delicious) traditional chocolate fudge is its decadent cousin — vanilla fudge. But even though it might seem like it, I’m not trying to scare you off! I’m trying to tell you how exciting it… 

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Love Your Body Green Juice

Love Your Body Green Juice | StrictlyDelicious.com

Every now and then you just need to remind your body how much you love it and nourish it deeply with some healthy, energetic GOOD STUFF. And this natural, homemade green juice is indeed THE GOOD STUFF. This detoxifying healthy juice (made in a blender, so no juicer is needed) is cool, hydrating, and deliciously refreshing…. 

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Carob Fudgesicles (paleo, AIP)

Carob Fudgesicles | A paleo and AIP frozen treat! via StrictlyDelicious.com

You know what? Sometimes life gets hard. I know you know that, but no one really talks about it. So I am. I don’t mean in an “I don’t know if I can do this anymore,” kind of way, but sometimes you get to the “I’m running away to a cave in the mountains for the next… 

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Hibiscus Vanilla Ice Cream Float

Hibiscus Vanilla Ice Cream Float | StrictlyDelicious.com

Do you have an ice cream brand loyalty? I do, ever since I first noticed that some of the pints I bought from my local convenience store in college were labeled “frozen dairy dessert” instead of “ice cream…” And after discovering all of my allergies, it became essential that I start reading labels to figure… 

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Roasted Garlic Spread

Roasted Garlic Spread | StrictlyDelicious.com

Have you ever roasted garlic? I think it’s because I’m Cuban human that I’ve always been in love with garlic. Both for its flavor and its health properties, I looove chopping up and cooking with fresh garlic in most of my savory recipes. But it wasn’t until my later years in college and post-graduation that… 

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Roasted Cauliflower “Hummus” {paleo, AIP, vegan}

Roasted Cauliflower "Hummus" {paleo, AIP, vegan} | StrictlyDelicious

Yes. That’s a thing. Lookit this. HUMMUS. Tasty hummus. Without beans. Without legumes. Without nightshades of any kind. It’s just straight roasted cauliflower. (Plus olive oil and garlic and stuff…) Completely paleo. Completely vegan. Completely DELISH!!! But Lina, why even make hummus? You can’t have pita bread/crackers/bread/carrots/celery/peppers/other things normal people dip into hummus! True, but… 

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