Summer is here and children are excited to be playing with their friends and enjoying the freedom of no homework and no one telling them what to do or what not to do. But don’t let that take your child away from table manners or skipping meals. During the summer kids are typically too busy and having fun with friends that they want nothing to do with sit down meals and eating at home. This article will help parents learn how to encourage kids and cook healthy fun meals that kids will enjoy. This website we found has great ideas on healthy snacks, tips for picky eaters, teaching dinner manners and much more.
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Get Your Child to Sit Through a Meal Is your child a Wiggle Worm? Try these tips to get through a meal with everyone still sitting at the table.
End Picky Eating These 7 strategies will help raise an adventurous eater, one that will eat at least some of their veggies
Have Fun Cooking as a Family Get your children involved with dinner by fixing the meal together.