How to Make Soft Boiled Eggs

Soft boiled eggs sprinkled with parsley and red & black pepper | StrictlyDelicious.com

I’m going to go ahead and get this out of the way now. If you’re not into soft cooked eggs with firm egg whites and jammy yolks that are just perfect for dipping (or dripping), this post is not for you. I’d like to recommend you check out this soup I can’t get enough of… 

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Tomato Braised Chicken with Chickpeas & Kale

Tomato Braised Chicken with Chickpeas & Kale | StrictlyDelicious.com

Now this, my friends, is cheap, healthy, delicious comfort food. A can of tomatoes, a can of garbanzo beans, a bunch of kale (or whatever green you can find), and dark meat chicken. This entire recipe cost me less than $10! But the result? Oh, this meal is that filling, stick-to-your-bones, soothing kind of food… 

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Mason Jar Coconut Curry Lentil & Wild Rice Soup Kit

Mason Jar Coconut Curry Lentil & Wild Rice Soup Kit | StrictlyDelicious.com

A few years ago around this time, probably around the time when I was starting this food blog, I asked my dad what he wanted for Christmas, as usual. He had been following along with my blog posts and was a very encouraging supporter, and he asked me to make him some special homemade gifts… 

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Easy Earl Grey Chocolate Mousse

Easy Earl Grey Chocolate Mousse | StrictlyDelicious.com

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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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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Creamy Buttermilk Tomato Soup

Creamy Buttermilk Tomato Soup | StrictlyDelicious.com

Guyyysssss… What happened to spring?!! I thought we’d endured all of the snow and blustering weather we were due! For goodness’ sake, it’s April! By April, the weather is supposed to have gotten its stuff together and be giving us all of the streaming sunshine and budding flowers and gentle rain showers it’s been holding out… 

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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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One-Skillet Italian Roasted Chicken and Vegetables

One-Skillet Italian Roasted Chicken and Vegetables | Strictly Delicious.com

Oooo boy do I have some healthy, delicious, comfort food for you today! Before you tell me you’re done with comfort food because it’s (finally) April and it’s spring and you’ve (finally) packed away your sweaters and wool socks and brought out your breezy shirts and open-toed shoes, let me assure you this is comfort food designed… 

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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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