Ep.3:Deirdre & Jen, Feeding the Fam and Loving your Season

https://anchor.fm/jenilee-samuel/embed/episodes/Ep-3–Deirdre–Jen–Feeding-your-Fam–Loving-your-Season-e2g1qt Hi Friends! I’m so excited to get to introduce you to my friend Deirdre for today’s episode!!  She is one of the most encouraging, intelligent, resourceful women I know, and a great mother while juggling a head-spinning number of things… I knew she would have some gold-nuggets to share with you as you mayContinue reading “Ep.3:Deirdre & Jen, Feeding the Fam and Loving your Season”

hCG Diet results! This has been amazing!

Wow.  After four kids, a momma just might have some baby-weight to lose!  Thankfully, mine was only about 30 lbs, but it was sure stubborn and not coming off!  In fact, the scale slowly climbed, and despite my best efforts, it was not budging.  I had prayed earlier this year, earnestly asking the Lord toContinue reading “hCG Diet results! This has been amazing!”

Holiday Cheer skinny Peppermint Merengue Puffs

I simply love these merengues!!  And, so does everyone I make them for.  In fact, just last night, my friend was asking me (or rather placing a polite demand) that I make them!  My kids are crazy about them too!!  Now normally that wouldn’t be a surprise, because after all, these ARE cookies.  But, IContinue reading “Holiday Cheer skinny Peppermint Merengue Puffs”

HCG diet journey… finally losing that post-baby weight! (Part 1)

Have you ever struggled with your weightloss like me?  For some its a struggle of 75+ pounds, for others, the last 20 that just won’t come off is equally frustrating.  For new (or seasoned) mommas, the babyweight is always a daunting chore.  Well, you are in good company!  Welcome to my post-baby-weight weightloss journey onContinue reading “HCG diet journey… finally losing that post-baby weight! (Part 1)”

No-bake Homemade Almond Joys!!

Christmas season. Coconut. Chocolate. Nuts. These are synonymous to my tastebuds, if Christmas had a taste, that is. I found myself craving homemade almond joys and realized I had all the ingredients laying around in the kitchen so I decided to whip up a batch…Last night…. …They are already all gone. 😳 They were soContinue reading “No-bake Homemade Almond Joys!!”

Cake-on-your-face mask!!

So really, who doesn’t need an awesome facial mask recipe that they can make w stuff from their kitchen cabinet, and it make their skin look fabulous?! I call mine, “cake-on-your-face” mask. It’s easy, and leaves your skin so glowy, and totally adaptable. Most of these ingredients are in some or many ways: anti fungal,Continue reading “Cake-on-your-face mask!!”

Healthy easy chocolate covered nuts!!

So I was craving some chocolate covered nuts but am trying to eat clean, which means the ones at the store that come prepackaged are probably spiked with some artificial stuff here and there, or at least more than I’d like, so I decided to make my own.  I had this container of mixed nutsContinue reading “Healthy easy chocolate covered nuts!!”

Lemon coconut yummy!!

For those of you who just love incorporating coconut oil into your daily diet, or for those of you who just want another healthy way to get good stuff into your daily eating, here is an easy and convenient way to do just that!!  These are very simply made, with only four ingredients and noContinue reading “Lemon coconut yummy!!”

Blueberries, blueberries and more blueberries!!

We decided to finally go berry picking at a local Berry Farm!! Hurray!!  We had such a wonderful time!! (well, except for the rain downpour in the middle of our tasking, but then again, it was refreshing from the heat!)  For only $10 a gallon (equivalent of about 10 lbs of berries) we came homeContinue reading “Blueberries, blueberries and more blueberries!!”

Save money, lose weight, and “upcycle” your produce!!

If you’re like me and find yourself throwing out produce every week that just didn’t make it to the table before it went bad, here are a couple simple ideas of how to make it go farther!!  Read all the way down for a great little recipe at the bottom for a refreshing homemade vitaminContinue reading “Save money, lose weight, and “upcycle” your produce!!”