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Healthy Food Choices: How to Foster these choices in your Strong-Willed Toddler

Photo credit: @livin.mivida.ale Part 2: Encouraging Choosing Healthy Food This is the second part of a two-part series on fostering healthy food choices in your strong-willed toddler. If you missed the first part, check out some tips for limiting screen time in toddlers for healthy brain development. Scenario: You serve a healthy and nutritious meal. Two seconds later your toddler is pushing the plate away, asking for cookies instead. While you want him to eat his lunch, you also don’t want to start a food war, so you’re not sure what to do next. Photo credit @keepingupwithemme How to Approach Healthy Food Choices with a Picky Toddler First and foremost, remain “nutrition neutral.” FeedingLittles is an excellent resource on Instagram for tips on preparing and serving meals to toddlers. They have very thorough information and have come up with solutions for nearly every struggle parents have encountered at the dinner…