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Our approach has been to put on our daughter's plate what we expect to count as supper. Then it's up to her whether or not she wants to eat it, but if she does not she cannot move on to any snacking/desert or anything like that. Then we don't have to fight with her about it though. The rule is that she cannot have a snack later if she doesn't eat her meal ...


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If what you're making is nutritionally on-target and there are no allergy issues, continue serving only what everyone else is eating. You'd be surprised how un-picky kids become when they realize they're not going to get their way.


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If there was ever a time in your life to throw a diet out of the window, it is during pregnancy. By all means avoid fizzy drinks and confectionery, but other than that - open up and consume! Of course, eat healthily, restricting your intake to that which is wholesome and nutritious, but do not restrict your intake due to weight-gain fears. And one thing I ...


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My opinion and experience is based on what I do with my picky eaters. It may not work for you but it is working for us. Having no shame, I am fine with making a fool of myself in public. My 4 year old daughter and her 7 year old cousin ordered pancakes at a restaurant. Odd seeing as neither have ever eaten them and when they do order them they get the ones ...


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Contrary to the comments on the question, I do believe there is a separate answer to this question. However, there is some overlap with regard to the solution the OP may be looking for. The question hints at the answer. The kids in this case like processed foods. What do processed foods have? High sugar and fat content. The human body is an amazing ...


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Do they like Macaroni & Cheese? My kids did and I would use the food processor to cut the broccoli or cauliflower really tiny to mix in. I told my kids they were "spices". There is a cookbook out that gives you ways to sneak veggies into foods kids like, but I don't remember the name. My friend bought it 2 years ago for her kids. Maybe you can google it? ...



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