Paprika Bacon Skillet Chicken

Paprika Bacon Skillet Chicken | StrictlyDelicious.com

Oh my… I wish these photos could be scratch and sniff! This smell all up in my kitchen… Is driving me to bacon-y garlicky roasty delirium! Has spring fever hit you yet?? It’s hitting me hard, to the point where I don’t want to go to bed at night because I’m so excited to be… 

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Steamed Clams with Creamy Bacon & Fennel Broth

Steamed Clams with Creamy Bacon & Fennel Broth | StrictlyDelicious.com

The fact that I can eat clams will never cease to amaze me. My entire life, I thought I was allergic to all seafood and I would never dare to touch it even with a ten foot pole. Growing up in Maryland, the heart of the East Coast seafood world, my seafood allergy felt like torture. It was… 

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Savory “Garbage” Stuffed Apples

Savory "Garbage" Stuffed Apples | StrictlyDelicious.com

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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Sautéed Brussels Sprouts with Bacon, Capers, & Lemon Zest

Sautéed Brussels Sprouts with Bacon, Capers, & Lemon Zest | StrictlyDelicious.com

These are not your mama’s Brussels sprouts. And by that I mean no offense to your mama. But if the Brussels sprouts you ate as a child were anything like the ones I ate, these sprouts right here are worlds different. These Brussels sprouts are cooked in bacon fat with crispy bacon bits until they’re browning, caramelized,… 

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Bacon, Swiss Chard, and Roasted Butternut Lettuce Wraps

Swiss Chard, Bacon, and Roasted Butternut Lettuce Wraps | StrictlyDelicious.com

Fall is the season for slow braised meats, sauce basted roasts, and butter seared chops. It’s the time when we layer in loose sweaters and chunky scarves, and when we start to care a little bit less about the size of our waistline. I’m guilty as charged. I’ve told you guys once or twice before…… 

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Berry Sweet Piggy Salad {paleo & AIP}

Berry Sweet Piggy Salad {paleo & AIP} | StrictlyDelicious.com

Bacon + prosciutto + fruit on arugula. OMG. I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again — although it can be difficult and trying to have such a limited diet, my dietary restrictions have definitely allowed me try some new and wonderful things! For example, prosciutto… on a salad. I went to get lunch… 

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20 Minute Meal: Warm Chicken, Citrus, & Cabbage Salad

20 Minute Meal: Warm Chicken, Citrus, & Cabbage Salad | StrictlyDelicious.com

I love to cook. But sometimes… I don’t love to cook and I just love to eat. Sometimes I want delicious, home-cooked tasting food in my mouth without having to go through the effort of making it. (I know. Poor me. So lazy.) That’s when quick meals like this come to the rescue. And let me… 

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Mushroom & Feta Stuffed Bacon Wrapped Chicken Thighs

Mushroom & Feta Stuffed Bacon Wrapped Chicken Thighs | StrictlyDelicious.com

A.K.A. “Marry Me Chicken.” Because anyone who eats this chicken will immediately want to spend the rest of their lives with you. I am desperately and hopelessly in love with this chicken. It’s actually crazy easy to put together but tastes like it came from a fine dining restaurant. It’s fancy, it’s decadent, it’s got… 

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Loaded Rutabaga Fries

Loaded Rutabaga Fries via StrictlyDelicious

WHEW! It’s been a crazy couple of weeks! I’m so sorry that I haven’t posted this week! Between packing, moving, cleaning the old space, and working to just begin the process of unpacking… on top of your regularly scheduled busy, pre-holiday weeks at work and regular social activities, your girl has been swamped and exhausted. I mean, I’ve actually lived… 

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