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Old 03-19-2012, 09:19 PM   #27
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Re: Dinner question....picky eaters

Originally Posted by november View Post
I don't make a separate meal, no. I do make sure I always offer her everything we are having and I also make sure there is one (or more) things I KNOW she will eat so that there is familiarity there. If she gobbles those up and wants more, I tell her she must take a bite of ____ before she gets more of her favorite foods. This works well for us and so far, she complies. She tries everything at most meals - sometimes she doesn't like what she tries, sometimes she does.

This is exactly what we do with DD.
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