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Does your LO....

not like a typical kid food
example my 2yr old hates mac n cheese!

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CrazyMommy87

Asked by CrazyMommy87 at 4:37 PM on Apr. 3, 2011 in Food & Drink

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  • My 9yr old has always been very picky with food..so when I make dinner I dont make a 2nd meal. For example she HATES potatoes. I substitute her potatoes for the min rice so she still gets the nutrients. The only kind of potatoes she will eat are french fries or homefries that I make. Did you try a different mac and cheese for her such as if she doesnt like Kraft try Velvetta or something like that.
    dolphingoddess

    Answer by dolphingoddess at 4:42 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • my other LO's eat it but my son always says no, icky, yuck, he's only 2 but I find it odd because it was one of those foods I thought all LOs ate! I have tried different brands even homemade he won't touch it!
    CrazyMommy87

    Comment by CrazyMommy87 (original poster) at 4:46 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • My grandson would eat any potatoes I fixed except potato salad until he was about 5. Go figure. Maybe it's a phase he's going through. I fix the sauce while the mac is draining. Make sure it's mixed real good (creamy). I also add peas and sometimes bacon & onion (cooked). My mom made us try just one bite. I did it with my kids and grandkids, too. If they still don't like it, ok, who wants his share? 2 might be a little young for this tactic, but you can try.
    Kimimale

    Answer by Kimimale at 4:52 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • lol my 21 month old hates mac and cheese as well. He hates all forms of cheese.
    mommy_of_two388

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 5:05 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • My daughter use to be like that!! When I would splurge and buy her a happy meal she didn't like them.. I was like wahh?? What kind of kid doesn't like happy meals..lol But now she is adjusting ... But she is 4 and doesn't like mac and cheese either..
    MissLoveLyfe

    Answer by MissLoveLyfe at 7:26 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • my daughter could live on mac & cheese
    Ashlynnsmommy07

    Answer by Ashlynnsmommy07 at 12:02 AM on Apr. 4, 2011

  • My littlest loves food period. My older child is an EXTREMELY picky eater.
    ethans_momma06

    Answer by ethans_momma06 at 3:34 AM on Apr. 4, 2011

  • my 9yo luv mac n cheese
    smiley745

    Answer by smiley745 at 7:02 AM on Apr. 4, 2011

  • There are a lot of junk food things that most kids like that my son does not like.
    KTMOM

    Answer by KTMOM at 11:34 AM on Apr. 4, 2011

  • She won't eat french fries.
    elasmimi

    Answer by elasmimi at 5:50 PM on Apr. 6, 2011

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