Loving Lately

How is it already the middle of June? I feel like I just moved to Kansas City like, last week!

Brownies with Salted Caramel Frosting
Brownies with Salted Caramel Frosting

The new season of The Bachelorette started a few weeks ago and I am living for Becca K! Does anyone else watch? What do you think of this season so far? Every Monday, a few family members have been getting together at each other’s houses to watch, and last night was my turn to host. It was so much fun! I whipped up a few of my favorite apps for everyone to munch on like Rotel Dip, Buffalo Chicken Pinwheels and little smokies in BBQ sauce. But my favorite thing to make were these brownies with Salted Caramel Frosting.

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The Midwestern Mrs.

What I Loved in May

Grilled Bangin' Shrimp
Grilled Bangin’ Shrimp

A couple of weeks ago Hubby and I made this awesome Grilled Bangin’ Shrimp from Skinnytaste for dinner. We love the Bang Bang Shrimp at Bonefish Grill, and this tastes so much like that! The sauce is absolutely delicious (and not too heavy!) and grilled shrimp is always a win at my house.

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In the Kitchen

Easy Roasted Asparagus

Ingredients for Easy Roasted Asparagus

Asparagus is one of my favorite vegetables, and I cook it all the time when it’s in season. Luckily my husband and family love it too, so it’s great to make when everyone is together. This weekend was my mom’s birthday, so we cooked her a lovely dinner at the lake house complete with steak, risotto and, everyone’s favorite, asparagus. It was a hit!

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