WIAW – Roasted Corn & BBQ Shrimp Soup

Happy Wednesday! I have a little day date planned with the hubs today so this will be a quick one!



Breakfast: Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Baked Oatmeal

Breakfast made for the week - Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Baked Oatmeal. Thanks Holly!

Lunch: Roasted Corn & BBQ Shrimp Soup (Recipe at end!)

Dinner: Roasted Corn & BBQ Shrimp Soup

Dinner:Lentil Sloppy Joes


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Dessert: Thin Mint and Cookies and Cream Fro-Yo with lots of toppings

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Roasted Corn & BBQ Shrimp Soup 

(slightly adapted from Bev Cooks)


  •  3 – 4 Tbs. extra-virgin olive oil, divided
  • 1 pound shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 3 shallots, diced
  • 1 tablespoon of minced garlic
  • 4 cups Low Sodium Vegetable stock
  • 1 cup favorite bbq sauce (We used Hot Bone Suckin Sauce)
  • 1 tsp dried cilantro
  • 1 tsp smoked paprika
  • 1 cup frozen roasted corn (bought at trader joes)
  • 1 cup small pasta ( We used Orecchiette)
  • coarse salt and freshly ground pepper, to taste


  • Season the shrimp on both sides with salt and pepper
  • Bring 2 Tbs. oil to a medium-high heat in a large pot. Add corn and shrimp – Cook til shrimp is translucent. Set aside.
  • Add another Tbs. of oil, and add the shallots; sauté about 5 minutes, until they start to soften. Add the garlic and sauté until fragrant, about a minute.
  • Add the broth, bbq sauce, spices and pasta.
  • Simmer until the pasta is cooked through about 10 minutes. Stir frequently.
  • Add shrimp & corn last 3 minutes to warm throughout
  • Ladle into bowls and garnish with fresh cilantro if desired.

Dinner: Roasted Corn & BBQ Shrimp Soup


Questions: What was the best thing you ate yesterday?





  1. Really want that soup!

  2. Lift, Sleep, Eat says:

    oh num!! it all looks so yummy! loving the look of that baked oatmeal! ❤

  3. Love that idea of the soup- would of never thought to mix shrimp, pasta & corn! Looks delicious! And I hope you liked the oatmeal!! 🙂
    Can’t wait to hear about your date night!
    Oh, and PLEASE eat extra frozen yogurt for me!

  4. jessielovestorun says:

    I may or may not of scrolled to the bottom of this post just to check out this recipe first 🙂

  5. Are lentil sloppy joes not the absolute best? I seriously love them! 🙂

  6. health advocation says:

    wow, that baked oatmeal looks amazing and I think i will be making it this next week! i’m a die hard fro yo girl, but i gave it up for lent to stay off it until spring break 😉 yum, im jealous!

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