Chicken Bacon Spinach Penne

Ingredients:

6 bacon strips

2 tablespoons olive oil

1 pound boneless and skinless chicken (thick in size, such as chicken breasts)

salt and pepper

1 teaspoon garlic powder

1 tablespoon butter

3 garlic cloves (minced)

4 small tomatoes (diced)

2 cups spinach

1 1/2 teaspoon paprika

1 teaspoon Italian seasoning (more, if desired)

1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes

1/2 teaspoon salt

1.5 cup heavy cream

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