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My 15 month old wont eat breakfast

I'm having a problem with my son eating breakfast. I have tried waiting an hour after he wakes up, cause I understand that some people just arent hungry as soon as the roll out of bed. But I have tried almost every breakfast thing I can think of. Toaster strudeals with eggs and sausage in them, cereal with and without milk, scrambled eggs, pancakes, waffles, french toast, regular toast with fruit. He just wont eat. Any ideas would be helpful. I'm wondering if anyone knows or has been in this situation and what they did about it. Any ideas or advice would be much appreciated.

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cthrush82

Asked by cthrush82 at 11:58 PM on Jun. 27, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • My son is like that most mornings too. I ususally just give him a banna and a glass of milk or juice. And just wait til he's hungry again.
    ambie1983

    Answer by ambie1983 at 12:03 AM on Jun. 28, 2010

  • banana i mean lol
    ambie1983

    Answer by ambie1983 at 12:04 AM on Jun. 28, 2010

  • I wouldn't worry about it... as long as he's eating well for his other meals and he doesn't get junk food before lunch then just let him be.
    AmiJanell

    Answer by AmiJanell at 12:13 AM on Jun. 28, 2010

  • He's dehydrated first thing in the morning. Start him out with a nice big glass of water...(splash some juice in it if you like,) and set some thing down to eat a bit later.

    Don't plead, don't beg.

    Trust me, he won't let himself starve.
    lovinangels

    Answer by lovinangels at 12:15 AM on Jun. 28, 2010

  • typically I give my dd a sippy to start off with and a fruit (normally banana) to snack on. After an hour or so, then I will make breakfast. (neither of us likes breakfast when we first wake up).
    xxhazeldovexx

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 12:29 AM on Jun. 28, 2010

  • Maybe start him off with something to drink in the morning. Then try some fresh fruit or maybe some yogurt?
    momto1girl3boys

    Answer by momto1girl3boys at 3:06 AM on Jun. 28, 2010

  • my daughter wants to eat very first thing when she wakes up. I usually have a hard time getting her to eat dinner. I just remember that she will eat when she is hungry.
    Kenzismommy09

    Answer by Kenzismommy09 at 11:58 AM on Jun. 28, 2010

  • I used pediasure then I got smarter, Carnation instant breakfast! It has all the vitamins, minerals and PROTIEN! My son just thinks hes drinking choc. milk!
    SillyMomma

    Answer by SillyMomma at 12:11 PM on Jun. 28, 2010

  • he will eat when he is hungry
    babymachine20

    Answer by babymachine20 at 9:22 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

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