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About Meeshie Nguyen

Meeshie Nguyen

Meeshie Nguyen

Meeshie Nguyen is a 38 year-old single mommy of the cutest 3 year- old boy Maddox. She is a full time Senior Financial Analyst (by day ) who founded D-Lux Events in 2009 – an organization that creates events for non-profits and run by volunteers – her passion to #GiveBack in her “free time”. She is also the co-founder of The Live Well Project ( ) which empowers, inspires, and motivates young teenage girls to live a healthy lifestyle. Meeshie is a 7 year breast cancer survivor who underwent chemotherapy and radiation. This past February 2014, her mother passed away from a year long bout with lung cancer. Meeshie is an ambassador for the American Lung Association of Southern California. She blogs about her experiences with both diseases in hopes that it will give education and hope to those affected by cancer. Meeshie loves to stay active! She runs in half and full marathons, loves Crossfit, and in Septemer 2013, decided to train for a bikini fitness competition. She competed in her first competition in November 2013 and again this past May 2014 in her first NPC Bikini Fitness show. Healthy eating is a way of life for Meeshie and she is very excited to be the blogger for the No Excuse Mom’s “Quick & Easy Recipes”! “Your health and the health of your family should be the number one priority in your life. Without your health, you cannot thrive in life. Eating clean is essential for everyone! “ ~Meeshie

Posts By Meeshie Nguyen

Shrimp, Fennel and Avocado Salad

May 28, 2015 |

NEMs!   Summer is finally here!  It’s the time of fresh fruits, veggies, and lots of fresh salads.

Jen Walsh is a San Diego NEM member and a personal CHEF!   She is sharing this fresh and healthy Shrimp, Fennel & … Read More

Quick & Easy SNACKS for your child’s classroom!

May 15, 2015 |

Hey NEMs!

I signed up to bring morning and afternoon snack to Maddox’s class of 21 kids this week!  Since I’m limited on time in the evenings I wanted to make both snacks quickly but still have fun and be … Read More

Chicken Stuffed Manicotti

April 2, 2015 |

Hi NEMs! 

Are you ready for another great recipe?  Well here it is!  CHICKEN STUFFED MANICOTTI!

One of our San Diego No Excuse Moms Calista Mejia who I met earlier this year is sharing this yummy recipe with us. … Read More

Baked Salmon, Cous Cous, and Salad

February 18, 2015 |

NEMs! ​

I love this dish because I can quickly prepare it, throw it in the oven, and multi-task some house stuff while everything is cooking! 😉


Prep time: 15 min Cook time: 25-35 min


This is … Read More

Fish & Shrimp Tacos (w/a Gluten Free option)!

January 23, 2015 | 1


Let’s face it…we all LOVE Mexican food!  Here is my quick, easy and healthier recipe for those taco cravings! 😉



What you’ll need:

  • 1/2 lb. Talapia (or any white fish)
  • 1.5 lbs. De-veined Shrimp (31-40 ct)
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Happy New Year! More in 2015!

January 2, 2015 | 2

Happy New Year NEMs! I’m so excited to be ringing in 2015 with all of you!  I’ve been your Recipe Blogger in 2014 and this year I’m taking on a bigger role with No Excuse Mom.  2015 is going to … Read More

Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps or Rice Bowls

October 23, 2014 |



Hi my NEMs!

Some of you might remember that I competed in my first bikini fitness competition back in November 2013.  At the event, I met an awesome mom of 4!  We instantly connected and have remained friends … Read More


September 26, 2014 |





NEMS!  I’ve been blogging about lunch and dinner recipes so thought it might be fun to do my first video blog on something we all love… SNACKS!  This one is especially easy and FUN for the kiddos!

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Chili that Everyone can Enjoy!

September 4, 2014 |

Hello fellow NEMs!

I’m bringing to you an easy and HEALTHY CHILI recipe that my best friend Kim found online at (click here for original recipe)!  We make this all the time and it’s great to make a big … Read More

Flavorful Pork Chops

August 15, 2014 |


Happy Friday NEMs!  Have you figured out what you want to make the family for dinner tonight?  If not, here’s a quick and easy recipe if you like Pork Chops!  This recipe from my best friend Jennifer who has … Read More