picky eating

‘Brand’ Veggies So Your Kids Will Eat Them

‘Brand’ Veggies So Your Kids Will Eat Them

Some kids are going to be satisfied with your claims that broccoli florets are “little trees” that they, a monster, must devour. And other kids are going to be like, “Broccoli is gross and so is eating trees, and I’m not falling for that shit.”

No, Toddlers Do Not Need ‘Toddler Milk’

No, Toddlers Do Not Need ‘Toddler Milk’

Your baby may be getting ready to graduate from breastmilk and/or infant formula. You may be wondering how to transition to cow’s milk—or some other kind of “milk.” You may suddenly be noticing the cans in the formula aisle labelled, “Organic Toddler Milk Drink Powder” or “Toddler Nutritional Drink,” coupled…

Yes, You Should Accommodate Your Friends’ Picky-Eating Kids

Yes, You Should Accommodate Your Friends’ Picky-Eating Kids

Right before the holidays, I told you all that you should let your kids eat nothing but rolls at the big meal, if all they desired were rolls. That stance, which I shall not budge on, is rooted in a basic two-part parenting principle that everyone should adopt: 1. Don’t…