Janice Newell Bissex
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Janice was the dietitian for the U.S. Senate in the 1990's where she counseled Senators and their families. She even had a chance to brush elbows with dignitaries during her time in DC including England's Queen Elizabeth.
Janice is a nutrition consultant, food blogger, speaker, spokesperson, and coauthor of two award winning cookbooks: No Whine with Dinner: 150 Healthy, Kid-Tested Recipes from The Meal Makeover Moms and The Moms’ Guide to Meal Makeovers: Improving the Way Your Family Eats, One Meal at a Time!.
She is past president of the Massachusetts Dietetic Association, Chair-Elect of the Food & Culinary Professionals practice group of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, and a member of the International Association of Culinary Professionals and American Institute of Wine & Food.
Janice received her undergraduate degree in Food & Nutrition from University of Maine, and her Master of Science in Nutrition from Boston University. She has completed training both at the Culinary Institute of America and the Intermediate Wine Program at Boston University.
As co-host of the weekly radio podcast, Cooking with the Moms (nominated by IACP as the best Culinary Audio Program of 2011), and an information-packed blog, Meal Makeover Moms’ Kitchen, Janice’s mission is to help busy families eat a healthy and delicious diet.
She has written for several magazines including Every Day with Rachael Ray, Kiwi Magazine, and Nick Jr. Family Magazine.
Janice lives in Melrose, Massachusetts with her husband and two daughters.