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Do you feed your children the same meal that you feed yourself?

 
f1tmama

Asked by f1tmama at 2:40 PM on Apr. 25, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • Yes. They are expected to eat adult food at our house, and when we go out to restaurants, we do not order them chicken nuggets or other "kid" foods.
    Mousuke

    Answer by Mousuke at 4:12 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • 99% of the time. If its something that my 2yr old won't eat(spicey, etc) I will modifiy his meal. My son is not a picky eater. I think this is becuase I have always offered him a varity of tastes, textures, and so on since he has been able to eat reg. food. I am NOT a short order cook. LOL
    crazy4u49033

    Answer by crazy4u49033 at 2:43 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • Yeah we don't do seperate meals in our home, Unless someone is sick and they want soup.
    Mrs_Harsh

    Answer by Mrs_Harsh at 2:42 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • Yeah minus the margaritas ha ha
    emmyandlisa

    Answer by emmyandlisa at 2:43 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • Yes I did and they're all healthy. Grown up now but still healthy. I don't see it being a big deal as long as they are old enough to chew, and digest table food.
    darter

    Answer by darter at 2:44 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • Yep, I have done it that way since they becan eating table food..
    midnightmoma

    Answer by midnightmoma at 2:41 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • I guess we tend to do about 1/2 the time. He has some texture issues so I won't MAKE him eat some things but he's a pretty good eater otherwise.
    maxsmom11807

    Answer by maxsmom11807 at 2:42 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • Yep! I don't see any reason to make my day harder by making 2 seperate meals...plus she's not picky and regularly cleans her plate =)
    Lucky209

    Answer by Lucky209 at 2:45 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • 99% of the time. At least once a month the kids will get a sandwich and I will cook a 'date' type dinner for just the two of us after they are in bed.
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 2:45 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • Yep, this is not an all-night diner and I am not a short-order cook.
    hootie826

    Answer by hootie826 at 3:03 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

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