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Liz Weiss

Liz Weiss
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Liz loves antique and retro-style dishware, and she can often be found on weekends digging her way through neighborhood tag sales. Her best discovery: two Waterford Crystal wine glasses!

Liz Weiss
Liz's Featured Recipe
Blueberry Cornmeal Pancakes

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Registered dietitian, author, and food blogger, Liz Weiss, MS, RD,is on a mission to help busy families eat a healthy and delicious diet. She is co-author of two cookbooks, No Whine with Dinner: 150 Healthy, Kid-Tested Recipes from The Meal Makeover Moms (M3 Press, 2011) and The Moms’ Guide to Meal Makeovers: Improving the Way Your Family Eats, One Meal at a Time! (Broadway Books, 2004). Liz recently released Meal Makeovers, a recipe app featuring family favorites---chicken pot pie, spaghetti & meatballs, lasagna, and fudgy brownies--- made healthy. Liz champions good nutrition on her website, MealMakeoverMoms.com where she writes the award-winning family food blog, Meal Makeover Moms' Kitchen and co-hosts the bi-monthly radio podcast, Cooking with the Moms. Liz’s career in media began at CNN where she produced the weekly food and nutrition show, On the Menu and the daily segment, Nutrition News. Liz lives in Lexington, MA with her husband and two sons.

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Latest Recipes

Cheesy Spinach Bake

Frozen spinach rocks its inexpensive, nutritious, and a convenience ingredient you can feel good about. On its own, its far from appet...

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Smiley Face Casserole

Tater Tots Casserole. The name alone sounds like every bite is drenched in fat and calories. The original recipe, sent to us by a blog r...

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Blueberry Cornmeal Pancakes

For years, all of our kids have been taste-testing recipes for our website, blog, magazine articles, and cookbooks. Leah, Janice’s silly ...

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Fruity Chicken Kebabs

We often hear from moms that an easy way to coax kids into eating more fresh fruit is to put it on a toothpick or skewer. So that’s exact...

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Piping Hot Peanut Butter Soup

The inspiration for this soup came from Janice’s sister Lori, who got the recipe from one of her favorite restaurants in Olympia, Washing...

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Buffalo Chicken Pizza Pies

Every Tuesday is buy-one-get-one-free night at a pizza place near Janice’s house, and since she can’t resist a bargain, she occasionally ...

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Chock-Full-O-Veggies Lasagna

Liz’s boys are adventurous eaters —willing to try new foods and give “I hate it” dishes a second or third chance. But it took umpteen fai...

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Quick Apple Sausage Quesadillas

As family nutrition experts, we’re often asked to give cooking demonstrations and lectures to groups of moms. From preschool playgroups t...

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Polynesian Shrimp Tacos

Taco filling is typically made with ground meat—but it doesn’t have to be. For this recipe, we combine the convenience of frozen shrimp w...

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Pulled Pork Primavera

There is certainly no shortage of slow cooker pulled pork recipes. In fact, when we “Googled” it, we came up with a staggering two hundre...

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Quinoa with Almonds and Apricots

Protein-rich quinoa is an ancient grain that is gaining popularity, especially with vegetarians and people on gluten-free diets. If it’s ...

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Mom’s Mango Smoothie

This smoothie is a Meal Makeover Moms favorite because it uses mango, a good source of vitamins A and C, and fiber. We first created it f...

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Chocolaty Pumpkin Bars

When we launched MealMakeoverMoms.com in 2004, this was one of the first recipes we created for the site. Since then, we have sampled it ...

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Carrot Patch Cupcakes

Carrot cake always sounds so “healthy,” but that’s not necessarily the case—especially when the cake is made with a stick of butter and t...

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Ginger Drizzle Cookies

For the past (uh-hum) 20 years, Janice has been part of a neighborhood holiday cookie swap. Her best pal, Mary, always bakes gingersnap c...

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