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I want a per day and per week nutrition chart for my toddler.. he is 21 months

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Mrs.Khan

Asked by Mrs.Khan at 4:52 AM on Mar. 31, 2011 in Kids' Health

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  • Why? Are you concerned that you little one is malnourished? I'm just thinking it seems a little obsessive to me. Just watching what groceries go into your cart on shopping day and making sure she/he is gaining weight and growing in skills at a level that's age-appropriate should be enough for most kids, don't you think?
    judimary

    Answer by judimary at 5:25 AM on Mar. 31, 2011

  • yes u r right but he is not a good eater n doesnt like to eat anything except chicken.. so whatever i cook for him i ve to feed him by force n one of the reason is that i dont know wht to cook everyday for him. so i want to cook or buy stuff which he would like n ask for himself
    Mrs.Khan

    Comment by Mrs.Khan (original poster) at 5:35 AM on Mar. 31, 2011

  • Maybe you should google it then.

    MrsHouston47302

    Answer by MrsHouston47302 at 5:43 AM on Mar. 31, 2011

  • Make healthy foods, serve them, and don't force him. Offer a variety of healthy things and let him pick and choose. He will not starve. One of our biggest regrets was battling over foods with our youngest. It is too stressful and makes everyone unhappy. GL
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 8:25 AM on Mar. 31, 2011

  • does he like breads, dairy products, turkey meats, peanut butter and jellys, mac and cheese, chips, applesauce, ect? he doesnt have to eat everything. my ds used to only eat meats, but now he's only eatting breads, dairy and stuff like that. force feeding him isnt going to hel much. i try to get ds to take a bite of everything, if he doesnt like it fine he doesnt have to eat it. force feeding will usually lead to children not wanting to eat whatever was force feed to them later on and have a negative assication with that food.
    dreamangel06

    Answer by dreamangel06 at 11:02 AM on Apr. 1, 2011

  • and talk to the pedi if your worried about his wieght and nutional intake. the pedi can tell you about vitamins and differen options
    dreamangel06

    Answer by dreamangel06 at 11:03 AM on Apr. 1, 2011

  • rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 7:14 AM on Apr. 2, 2011

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