Lamb Chops with Chocolate Red Wine Sauce

Lamb Chops with Chocolate Red Wine Sauce | StrictlyDelicious.com

I am one of the biggest romantics you will ever meet. I LOVE everything cute, chocolate, and romantic and, naturally, that includes Valentine’s Day! So what a surprise that it’s the week before Valentine’s Day and I’m here with a second recipe that I think is perfect for your Valentine’s Day. šŸ˜ In truth, I’m… 

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Immune-Boosting Chicken, Bacon, Kale Skillet

Immune-Boosting Chicken, Bacon, Kale Skillet | StrictlyDelicious.com

One of my favorite things about the way I was brought up is that, in our house, we didn’t often rely on traditional medicine. My parents really valued homeopathic remedies and healing food over medicine, and I can’t remember many times at all that we would take pills or a syrup when we didn’t feel… 

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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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Spicy Three Bean Soup Kits

Spicy Three Bean Soup Kits | StrictlyDelicious.com

Confession time: I have become obsessed with soup kits since December. Ever since making those Coconut Curry Lentil & Wild Rice soup kits for homemade gifts around the holidays I have been completely in love. I gave some away as Christmas gifts, a few as hostess gifts, and stocked my pantry with a couple 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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10 Recipes to Help You Reset After a Decadent Holiday Season

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

The holidays are a time for decadence, and there is absolutely no guilt in that. But many of us make resolutions to make healthier choices in the new year and desire to reorient our bodies back to our normal, nutritious food after indulging over the holidays. And while I’m all for a delicious juice from… 

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Immune-Boosting Honey Tonic

Immune-Boosting Honey Tonic | StrictlyDelicious.com

You all, I am not playing with the sniffles. It’s that exciting time of year where germs are everywhere, our bodies are weakened (or at least they feel weakened?), and everyone is getting sick! I know I’m still young, but this year I have been noticing some dramatic differences with how my body responds to… 

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10 Squash Dishes to Try This Fall

Simple Cheesy Herb Spaghetti Squash | StrictlyDelicious.com

Autumn is my favorite time of year, and it’s notĀ just because I love sweaters and scarves and fuzzy socks! While goodness knows I love spring’s tender asparagus and summer’s juicy tomatoes, I look forward to fall produce every. single. year. And among my favorites are, you guessed it, fall and winter squashes! They’re such versatile… 

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A Very Irreverent Autumn Caponata

Autumn Caponata | StrictlyDelicious.com

I promise I mean no disrespect. But this is not your grandmother’s caponata. We have the traditional tomatoes, eggplant, capers, and olives. But, just for the season, we’re also adding autumn squash, fennel, fresh thyme, and… Do I detect a hint of cinnamon?? We’re having all of the fun with this cozy stew, because fall… 

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Stuffed Pork Chops with Pears & Blue Cheese

Stuffed Pork Chops with Pears & Blue Cheese | StrictlyDelicious.com

I noticed a couple of years ago that, for some reason, pork is one of my very favorite comfort foods! I realized it one day a few years ago when I was grumpy after a hard day at work. I took myself to the grocery store because, umm yeah, you’ll find my picture next to… 

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