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Old 10-19-2012, 04:47 PM   #1
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5 year old is soooo Picky!!


Our 5 year old is so very picky when it comes to food being mixed together and refuses to eat almost all veggies! We used the baby-led weaning technique with him trying to prep us for this very thing but he was very allergic to many foods and now I am scared he has a complex.

Any thoughts?


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Old 10-19-2012, 05:41 PM   #2
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The rule in our house is that you don't have to eat, but I'm not giving you anything else for dinner. There are minimal exceptions. DS1 literally gags on asparagus; he's not required to eat it. I'll give him carrot sticks or something instead. If he's hungry, he'll eat.
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Old 10-20-2012, 08:03 AM   #3
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I cannot hold food back if they do not eat (my oldest is a heart kid and needs as many calories as possible). Our rule is eat what is made OR you can have a pb sandwich carrots and fruit. If there are allergies you can pick any other substitution.
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