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Chicken Fajita

This chicken fajita is easy peasy and takes about 30 minutes to come together. So versatile and great for leftovers the next day.
Author: MaiTai


  • Stove
  • Large Skillet


  • 2 lbs chicken thigh boneless & skinless, cut into bite size or strips
  • 3 whole bell peppers cut into strips
  • 1 whole onion thinly sliced

Chicken Marinade

  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • 2 tsp ground cumin
  • 2 tbsp minced garlic
  • 1 tbsp chopped cilantro
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp Bae Blend #tacotuesday optional


  • avocado sliced or cubed
  • full fat sour cream
  • cilantro
  • shredded cheese


  • Combine and mix lemon juice, oil, garlic, cumin, salt, chili powder & cilantro in a bowl. Add chicken thighs and marinate for 30 minutes.
  • Preheat a large skillet on medium high heat and add fat of choice. Cook chicken for 7 to 10 minutes until there's no more pink in the center. Remove chicken and cover with foil to keep warm.
  • Add 1 tbsp oil and saute peppers & onions to the same skillet. It should be done in about 5 to 7 minutes.
  • Serve with low carb tortillas, flaxseed lavash bread, or coconut wrap. Top with chopped cilantro, shredded cheese, sour cream, and cubed avocados.



You can eat chicken over a salad if you don't have low carb wraps on hand.