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Does your child eat everything thats you're trying to eat, even though they don't eat their own?

EVERY time I go to eat something my son decided he wants to eat it! But if we are all sitting down to eat a meal he throws a fit & wont eat. It drives me c razy! Anyone elses kids do this?

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Asked by My_o_me_x_3 at 2:34 PM on Oct. 27, 2010 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • My DD sure tries. lol. All through dinner It's 'No! this is MY food. You have the SAME food on YOUR plate.'

    Answer by But_Mommie at 2:35 PM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • yep!

    Answer by Namaste17 at 2:36 PM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • Mine will eat his, and THEN try to mooch everything off my plate! I swear, that kid is a bottomless pit....

    Answer by Anouck at 2:37 PM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • Yes my kid does the same thing, I guess he thinks that mine taste better because it isnt his lol

    Answer by saysha100687 at 2:45 PM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • yes, DS is only 11 months, and does that...drives me nuts, too lol!

    Answer by eirejade at 2:46 PM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • My daughter is 17 months and does the same thing. I can eat the same exact thing, or drink the same exact thing and she wants what i have no what she has. It's crazy.

    Answer by DMcC at 2:47 PM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • OH My DD does the same thing. Mommy's must taste better even though we're eating the same exact thing.

    Answer by BrynlysMommy at 2:56 PM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • Yep, same here. He'll say he is not hungry than mooches off of me.

    Answer by sandbuster at 5:33 PM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • uh, yes! He does it all the time! Especially with Brussel sprouts! (steamed and tossed in Parmesan cheese!)

    Answer by Miracle_pg at 12:08 AM on Oct. 28, 2010

  • oh yes!! Guess Mommies is always better:)

    Answer by socalikim at 3:15 AM on Oct. 28, 2010

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