Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

How can I get my 7 year old daughter to eat something?

She wont eat that includes candy and chips. She has been drinking milk, juice, and water.

Answer Question
 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:34 PM on Apr. 8, 2010 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

Answers (5)
  • Slow down on the drinks, and tell her after she eats she can have more drinks.

    If she continues to do so, you need to take her too the doctors. I am not a summer eater, when it starts to warm up I eat less. Just not as hungry.

    Or it could be a growth spurt, so make sure she is getting her vitamins.
    KFree907

    Answer by KFree907 at 12:36 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • How long has this been going on? Is she sick? Have you tried the Carnation instant breakfast shakes? My picky eaters like them.
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 12:37 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • she sick?
    mommy5409

    Answer by mommy5409 at 12:37 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • Let her get hungry... If she's hydrated she should be fine.
    If she's sick and that's why she won't eat, take her to the Dr if you're worried..
    MrsLeftlane

    Answer by MrsLeftlane at 12:38 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • Cut off the milk and juice until she eats food.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:42 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.
close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN