Homemade Raspberry Mint Green Tea Blend

Homemade Raspberry Mint Green Tea Blend | StrictlyDelicious.com

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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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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Blueberry Hibiscus Mojitos

Blueberry Hibiscus Mojitos | StrictlyDelicious.com

Do you have a friend that you may not live near and haven’t seen in a really long time, but you know that your relationship with that person is strong and tangible and intimate, no matter the distance? I have a beautiful friend like that. We met in college after a pageant I competed in, and… 

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Slow Cooker Cilantro Lime Pork Shoulder

Slow Cooker Cilantro Lime Pork Shoulder | StrictlyDelicious.com

I moved this weekend. (I know. Again??) It was just me and my dear friend Evie moving my entire apartment almost all day Saturday and most of Sunday morning. Since we weren’t moving very far and didn’t have access to a truck until yesterday, we walked most of my big things from my old place… 

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How to Become a Better Cook: My Pantry Staples

How to Become a Better Cook: My Pantry Staples | StrictlyDelicious.com

Happy Friday, everybody! This has been a wild and crazy week, and it’s not over yet. But it’s Friday!!! In case you haven’t seen, yesterday we celebrated the first year (plus a month, cause I’m silly) of StrictlyDelicious and everything that’s happened on this blog in the past year. If you haven’t already, PLEASE take… 

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How to Become a Better Cook: A Guide to Basic Herbs

How to Become a Better Cook: A guide to Fresh Herbs | Rosemary

We’re rolling now! Welcome to the third post in our series on how to become a better cook. In this series we’re learning new skills, as well as ways to improve old skills to help beginner and experienced chefs alike make more magic in the kitchen. Today we’re going to talk about fresh herbs. Fresh… 

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Sparkling Lavender Mint Limeade

Sparkling Lavender Mint Limeade | A refreshing, subtly floral fizzy drink that's perfect for summer! via StrictlyDelicious.com

These are the best days of the year. The weather is warm and breezy, the sun is shining most days, and even if it’s not, there is a soothing, refreshing rain… The temperature is warm enough to wear all kinds of breezy dresses and open toed shoes, but not hot enough to make you wonder why… 

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Frozen Mojito-ritas

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Suuuummeeerrrrtiiiiiiiiime! And the livin’ is eeeeaasy…. Yeah, I know it’s not summertime just yet, but here in Richmond, it seems like we get about two weeks of beautiful spring, a month of a world layered heavy in yellow dust (pollen), and then the weather jumps straight to summer and 97 degree days. And since we’re in… 

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Tapenade Crusted Lamb

Tapenade Crusted Lamb | StrictlyDelicious.com

‘Cause Easter is coming. Guys, I am soooo excited about today’s post. Not only because this recipe is crazy delicious and I want everyone to be able to enjoy it, but also because today marks a blog milestone. This post is my 100th post!!!! {enter crowd cheering and exploding confetti cannons} {Also enter me in a red… 

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How to Drink More Water: Flavored Sparkling Water Four Ways

How to Drink More Water: Flavored Sparkling Water Four Ways | StrictlyDelicious.com

Eating healthy is so important to me. I know that the kind of food I put into my body is the kind of energy that will come out, so I eat as many healthy, clean, fresh vegetables and pastured meats as possible. (Of course, in the past year this has become a requirement!) But, as I think… 

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