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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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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Coffee & Black Pepper Rubbed Tenderloin Roast

Coffee Rubbed Tenderloin | StrictlyDelicious.com

I don’t know about you, but there’s something about eating beef tenderloin that makes me feel so indulgent and luxurious. Maybe it’s the stigma surrounding “filet mignon,” that it’s a special occasion meat saved for adults, romantic dinners, and candlelight. (Not to mention the price!) Maybe it’s that pretty pink meat that’s butter soft and takes so… 

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Super Savory Sautéed Spinach

Super Savory Sautéed Spinach | StrictlyDelicious.com

I need to tell you something. (Something else…) For me, 2016 has been the year of leafy green obsession. Every single night I’m sautéing or steaming or chopping up some Brussels sprouts, kale, swiss chard, or spinach. If I don’t get my leafy green fix, I get grumpy and bored until I can stuff some… 

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Super Food Mason Jar Salads

Super Food Mason Jar Salads | StrictlyDelicious.com

Are you tired of mason jar meals yet? No of course you’re not!!! These healthy, portable meals are your favorite way to take food on-the-go! This time, we’ve layered some of nature’s healthiest food in our darling mason jars. And at the bottom of our jars is a homemade blood-orange olive oil dressing that is… 

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12 (More) Snacks for Your Paleo Superbowl

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

For 10 more paleo dishes from 2015’s Superbowl roundup, click here! Guys, I think this season might have made me a Panther’s fan… Now before you jump on my back about being a fair weather fan who just follows a team when they’re doing well or start to convince me why your team is actually the… 

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Thyme Balsamic Lamb Meatballs with Roasted Grapes

How was your week? I think my shoulders are so tight and tense, they now permanently reside somewhere around my ears. (If anyone knows a good masseuse and/or chiropractor in the Richmond-area, please send me their information!) That being said, I am sooo ready to make a quick and easy dinner, veg in front of the TV… 

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Liver Detox Cranberry Beet Juice

Liver Detox Cranberry Beet Juice | StrictlyDelicious.com

You remember that time when 2016 came and you made all kinds of resolutions to eat and be healthier this year? I don’t make new years’ resolutions anymore because I never stick to them, but I did set a goal for myself for myself to try to be healthier and take better care of my… 

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Vanilla Ginger Pear Champagne Sparkler

Vanilla Ginger Pear Champagne Sparkler | StrictlyDelicious.com

I hope that you’re having a wonderful Christmas enjoying time with loved ones and cookies and all of the sparkling green, red, and gold things! I’m doing the same, but I just had to get you one more sparkling thing–this sweet and spicy champagne cocktail before Christmas came to a close. I owe it to… 

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10-Minute London Broil with Preserved Lemon Chimichurri

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

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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