We do ensure our kids eat all their dinner but not by force- we give them appropriate portions and it's actually very rare for them to not want to finish their meals, all three of the big ones have good appetites and eat an excellent variety. We just never really put up with the veggie refusal, as soon as it began with each of them we started veggie-loading their foods and telling them about it after
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16-10-2013 15:13 #31
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16-10-2013 20:43 #33
I do a lot of hiding of vegetables in meals (thank you trusty food processor) but some nights she just decides she doesn't like bolognaise/lasagne/meat balls etc tonight.
16-10-2013 21:14 #34
Dinner was never a battle when I was growing up, if I didn't like it I didn't have to eat it, but there was nothing else until dinner was finished. I'm a good healthy eater now. So our kids are raised the same. DH was made to finish all his veggies and now forces down a few mouthfuls of salad and then goes to get maccas.
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