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Am I the only one...

whose child hated chicken nuggets(still does), french fries, ice cream, mac and cheese when he was little? He truly hated all bad "kiddie foods" thank goodness. It just seems like every kid on here will only eat nuggets and I was curious is any hated them too. LOL

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Asked by BradenIsMySon at 2:13 PM on Apr. 9, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • My boy hates mac and cheese, spagettos, but loves chicken nuggets

    Answer by NicholeAT at 2:14 PM on Apr. 9, 2010

  • All that stuff is just gross. If you look at the chicken meat its like a wet sponge. Maybe your kid is just a foodie with high standards.

    Answer by Farrahann at 2:16 PM on Apr. 9, 2010

  • My DD will eat home fried chicken, but she won't eat chicken nuggets.

    Answer by Farrahann at 2:18 PM on Apr. 9, 2010

  • LOL..when he was like 2 or 3...he asked why there wasn't a bone in it and refused to eat it.

    He is...he always wants to eat where he can buy a $20.00 steak and baked pot. with big shrimp and a broccoli side. Steak medium rare. LOL

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 2:27 PM on Apr. 9, 2010

  • Embrace it..I have so many friends who want to rip their hair out trying to get their kids to eat healthy.

    Answer by Farrahann at 2:35 PM on Apr. 9, 2010

  • My son likes fries and mac n cheese..but he eats mostly fruits and vegis..DEFINITELY HATES nuggets lol!!!

    Answer by sweetstkissez22 at 2:49 PM on Apr. 9, 2010

  • Glad my kid wasn't the only one. He at 14 does still like some bad food, but, definitely not when he was younger. He also had been known to ask for orange juice while at the fair. He didn't want soda. Now, he really only likes Root Beer. He will eat pizza and burgers. His eating habits could explain why he is only 82lbs. LOL

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 2:53 PM on Apr. 9, 2010

  • I didn't hate them but I never craved them, never requested them and could definitely live without them. My favorite foods from childhood was my mom's spaghetti and meatballs.

    My oldest daughter loves them, my youngest doesn't like them at all. They both prefer chicken (mostly home cooked) to any other meats.

    Answer by NikkiMomof2grls at 4:55 PM on Apr. 9, 2010

  • my kids wont eat nuggets now unless its made with real chicken.

    Answer by MarGeee at 6:39 PM on Apr. 9, 2010

  • Mine have all liked that stuff (frankly, I always have and still do too) but they also like the healthy stuff, and even some foods that other people think are weird (health foods). It all depends how a kid is raised, what they're given for first foods, IMO, what they'll like as they get older - a very young child who's fed crap is going to grow up liking crap, a very young child who's fed good things is going to like good things.

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:35 PM on Apr. 9, 2010

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