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My 3yr old wants to eat every 2-3 hours is that o.k? She eat everything she ask for.

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Asked by Mz.PhatPhat at 12:53 PM on Feb. 26, 2009 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • yes, toddlers are extremely active so they burn their food quicker then us adult. as long as it not sugary stuff all the time its okay

    Answer by CubanFIre at 1:17 PM on Feb. 26, 2009

  • Yup - just keep it healthy - fruits, vegetables, whole grains, water, cheese/yogurt, nuts. Avoid/minimize processed snack foods like goldfish and stuff like that.

    Answer by JPsMommy605 at 3:44 PM on Feb. 26, 2009

  • I wish mines would eat. Some days he has a hearty appetite then he would go 2 days just grazing.

    Answer by MarqsMom at 8:09 PM on Feb. 26, 2009

  • that sounds about right to fit in 3 meals and 2 snacks every day. completely normal.

    make sure she's eating healthy stuff and you're good to go!

    Answer by -Leann- at 12:58 AM on Feb. 27, 2009

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