Another Language Tool for Helping Your Child Eat New Foods

Another Language Tool for Helping Your Child Eat New Foods

Non-Directive Language is a way to talk with children that empowers them with the choice to make their own mind up about engaging in a task. It revolves around NOT asking them to do anything! Yep, using the power of suggestion and curiosity to involve children. It...
Serve This Kids Dessert with Mains at Dinner

Serve This Kids Dessert with Mains at Dinner

This red velvet smoothie is the perfect match to a midweek dinner. But, don’t hold out to serve it as dessert. Bribing with dessert is a strategy that backfires in the long run with kids. When we put dessert on a pedestal we make the main meal a begrudged battle...
All the things I want you to know about my picky eater…

All the things I want you to know about my picky eater…

This is an open letter for you to share with family, friends and educators about your approach to raising your child. Sometimes it is hard to find the clarity and words to express how hard it is. I know you appreciate your family, friends and educators concern as it...
Fig Blender Bars

Fig Blender Bars

Figs are full of great nutrients BUT you wouldn’t be alone in thinking that they are a little bit “weird looking”. Offering children a novel (or totally new food) works on two levels: It shows them that you are still learning about foods too. You can...