Feeding an 8-18 month old

Feeding an 8-18 month old

Feeding little kids isn’t for the faint of heart. Between the gagging, your fear of them choking, the insane amount of mess, and figuring out how to manage when they don’t want to sit at the table and eat any more their is no shortage of struggles when it comes to feeding kids.

With a little patience, okay a lot of patience, following the advice below will help restock your arsenal of tips

Kids and Nutrition – Podcast Guest

Kids and Nutrition: Your Top 3 Questions

Families Matter Most Podcast: Kids and Nutrition

A while back I joined a friend and Family Coach, Jenn Dean of Families Matter Most, to chat all things kids and nutrition.

I spent time answering some of the most frequently asked questions from parents, like:

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How do I stop my kid asking for SNACKS all day?

How do I stop my kid from snacking all day?

Your kid asking for snacks all day long, but the refusing to eat meals? You may have a grazer on your hands. Learn why all-day grazing may be something you need to curb.

If your kids always seem hungry, it’s so easy to just throw a granola bar their way and go on with your day. I mean, why would you want to spend time prepping a more elaborate snack when you know they won’t

Is hiding vegetables a good or bad idea?

When it comes to vegetables and feeding kids two thing comes to mind for most parents, “how do I get them to eat more?” and “is hiding veggies a good or bad idea?”

Most kids don’t enjoy eating vegetables for a number of reasons, but here are the top 3:

  1. Kids are born with a survival instinct to avoid bitter tasting things. This is by far the best excuse as to why your kids won’t

What is a Food Jag and how can you fix it?

Ever wonder why your toddler wants to eat the same food day in and day out? You might be stuck in the midst of a food jag. Find out what a food jag is, and how you can fix it.

A food jag has the following characteristics:

  • Your child only wants to eat a certain food prepared in the same way. {Think toast, toast, and only toast.}
  • The request for that specific food happens on