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Picky for fruit and baked snacks.

Posted by on May 10, 2012 in toddlers and eating, toddlers and picky eating, toddlers eating habits |

Here’s a question I’ve been pondering lately: Is it bad if your kid is a picky eater, if the things he is picky for are fairly healthy? If Ryan had his way,* he would exclusively eat the following items, in this order: Banana More banana Applesauce Goldfish Banana again Yogurt mixed with oats Puffs (organic fruit and veggie grain puff snacks)...

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A bit of this and a bit of that.

Posted by on Jan 18, 2012 in toddler tantrums, toddlers and eating |

Things are busy ’round here. Now that the holidays are over, I’m trying to finish up decorating the house. Work is busy. I’ve got projects that are taking up some free time. My mom is in town for a few weeks. Et cetera, et cetera. So let’s do a quick-hit update, shall we? I continue to feed my kid more and more disgusting foods that...

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A toddler is sort of like a pregnant woman.

Posted by on Jan 12, 2012 in how toddlers are like pregnant women, toddlers and eating, toddlers and picky eating, toddlers and pregnant women eating habits |

First, they don’t want to eat at all. Food? Yuck. All of a sudden one day, oatmeal sounds REALLY good. They LOVE oatmeal. All they want in the world is oatmeal. That waffle you’re offering is an insult. Cuz it’s not oatmeal. Therefore how dare you. The next day, oatmeal is gross. Beyond gross. So gross that “gross”...

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