Easy Earl Grey Chocolate Mousse | StrictlyDelicious.com

Easy Earl Grey Chocolate Mousse

Do you have a superhero friend in your life? A friend who, just by living her (or his) every day life, they inspire you and love you and make you want to be a better person? A friend whose tenacity, strength, and inner beauty lift you up just a little (or a lot!) every time you’re around… 

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10-Minute London Broil with Preserved Lemon Chimichurri | StrictlyDelicious.com

10-Minute London Broil with Preserved Lemon Chimichurri

In the midst of a season of holiday drinks, desserts, and super rich comfort food, I’ve found that my body lately has been begging for something fresh and simple. Now I’m not at all complaining about the amount of cheese and butter I’ve been consuming lately, but my body (and my waistline) is desperately seeking… 

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Skillet Chicken with Preserved Lemon & Garlic Cream Sauce | StrictlyDelicious.com

Skillet Chicken with Preserved Lemon & Garlic Cream Sauce

Okay so… Skillet chicken. It’s nothing new, and the “recipe” for it has been making its way around the internet for years now. And for good reason. With just three ingredients and a cast-iron skillet, you can make the most decadent, crispy, crunchy, golden-skinned chicken you could ever desire. The method is simple. Heat about… 

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Lavender Lemon Infused Honey | StrictlyDelicious.com

Edible Homemade Christmas Gift Guide

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 | StrictlyDelicious.com

Easy Rum Raisin Fudge

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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Spiced Preserved Lemons | StrictlyDelicious.com

How to Make Spiced Preserved Lemons

Have you heard of preserved lemons? I hadn’t until a few weeks ago when I went to one of my favorite local restaurants and ordered an appetizer of roasted Brussels sprouts that were made with diced preserved lemons. The bright zesty bursts of lemon peel in an otherwise savory, earthy dish caught my attention and… 

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Homemade Raspberry Mint Green Tea Blend | StrictlyDelicious.com

Homemade Raspberry Mint Green Tea Blend

How was your Thanksgiving holiday? Mine was perfect; it was a relaxing, indulgent set of four days spent just me and my mom. On Thanksgiving day we joined my aunt, uncle, and younger cousin for a very adult, low-key Thanksgiving dinner. Although I was originally disappointed that I wouldn’t get to see my entire extended… 

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My Surprise Birthday Vacation to The Clifton Inn | StrictlyDelicious.com

Happy Thanksgiving: A Silly Poem from StrictlyDelicious

As I look back over this year that I’ve had And all of the reasons I have to be glad I find family and friends at the top of the list But there are some other things I’d be sad if I missed Those things are this blog and my spoons and my bowls And… 

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Earl Grey "Kahlua" | This dark, rich, vanilla-scented liqueur brews earl grey tea instead of coffee for a divine, unique twist on homemade kahlua! via StrictlyDelicious.com

Earl Grey “Kahlua”

I’m just going to say the one thing that {quote} adults {unquote} are not supposed to say: I really don’t like coffee! I know I know; I’m (arguably) a grown-up with a college degree, monthly rent, and a car note. I work a 9-5 job every Monday through Friday. “Adults” like me are supposed to survive… 

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Savory "Garbage" Stuffed Apples | StrictlyDelicious.com

Savory “Garbage” Stuffed Apples

The day after Thanksgiving is soon coming where you wake up in the morning, still full from the night before, with a refrigerator full of all kinds of Thanksgiving food leftovers that you have no idea what to do with. You’ll open the door and stare, wondering how you’re going to eat all that food… 

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Roasted Roots & Fruits | StrictlyDelicious.com

An Auto-Immune Paleo Thanksgiving

As anyone who follows the paleo or auto-immune paleo diet knows, the holidays can be a tough time. Finding delicious holiday recipes made of whole foods that don’t use any dairy, gluten and grains, or nightshades this time of year can be a struggle, especially if you have family members who aren’t paleo or AIP…. 

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