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bblonde | May 11, 202103:07 PM     33

How do you manage toddler eating? I am, or at least was, a foodie. And kids have killed that for me. In my childfree life I would make definitive statements about how my kids would NOT be picky, that I wouldn't allow them to run the show. Ha ha. I have a 2 year old and a 3 year old and the 3 year old is the extreme of picky. I'm talking she'll lick the ketchup off a nugget for dinner, jelly off toast for breakfast.

Because they are so demanding and unpleasant at mealtimes, I have fed them early, put them to bed, and then prepared dinner and eaten with my husband. But often this means I'm going nonstop until eating a late dinner at 8:30. I really would like to eat with them but not only do I not care for kid's menu type food, they won't eat it anyhow. I keep telling myself it's just a season. But if you have any direction, I'm looking for new options. Strategies, foods, prep ahead for myself, etc

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