Your child’s nutrition needs a boost?
Top 6 Nutrients for Kids and How to Help Them Get Enough (even if they are picky)
“We started using your techniques and THEY ARE WORKING. Oh my god. Can’t tell you how thrilled we are. We had dinner with G. tonight family style and he ate rice with daal and naan. He asked for a second serving! It’s a damn miracle.” —Victoria G, New York.
“….I tried your methods for dinner last night and T. ate so well! Lots of spinach. I told my girlfriend all about it today and she is also going to try (this) approach.” —Jennifer K., New York
“… my son has tried more new foods since the beginning of your program than in the last 2 years of his life!” —Natalia C., New York.
– “… I wanted to tell you that your lecture was so incredibly helpful, and I already started implementing the tips and advice you gave us, and I already see amazing changes in my daughter’s eating habits. I really thought it would take much longer to see a change, but it is almost immediate. I was amazed.” —- Reem M., New York
“We are all looking forward to family meals now. Before working with you I could not get S. to sit at the table for more than 5 minutes and we were exhausted from fighting over vegetables every night.” —Kate B., New York
“I really feel like we’ve turned a corner overnight! Just having the tools and a better grip on what the heck we need to do is really amazing.” —Victoria G., New York
According to a research study published in April 2011 in American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, adding pureed vegetables to dishes such as casserole or macaroni and cheese results in reduced caloric intake and increased nutritive value of meals. And while this can be a great weight management technique for grown ups, when playing a “sneaky chief” with kids ‘meals, it is best to play fair.read more
Protein in kids' diets is always a hot topic in parenting forums and Facebook groups. The overwhelming concern about children not getting enough protein may be partly fueled by the food industry and partly by our own misconceptions about how much protein kids need for...read more
Need some crowd pleasing easy family meal ideas? I got 15 for you in this post. These recipes come directly from my friends dietitians, so they are not only simple and delicious, but also full of nutritional goodness. And most of them can be prepared in under 30...read more
Cruciferous vegetables + cheese = magical formula. Hmm, maybe anything combined with cheese is quite special. But cruciferous veggies are particularly enticing, their slight bitterness hushed and wrapped in a cozy cocoon of melted goodness. If you are not convinced,...read more
This post is an elaboration on my recent Facebook rant that resulted in thousands of views and dozens of shares in just a few days. It is dedicated to all the moms who feel that they are doing something wrong by not doing 100% Baby Led Weaning. I think the division...read more
Everyone loves a good toast. You baby is not an exception. A piece of toast cut into sticks is a perfect finger food. It's convenient to grab and has the chewy texture babies love. But you can take the humble toast to a totally new nutritional level with these 6...read more