No More Picky Eaters!
Does your kiddo refuse just about everything you put in front of them? Has their “beige phase” lasted way too long, and you’re worried about the nutrients they are receiving? Will they ever grow out of it? Most importantly, you’re wondering: Is there anything I can do about it? Luckily, there is! At Innobaby, we understand that dealing with a picky eater is just part of parenting life, and we are here to help get you through it. Keep reading to learn more about how to make mealtime more enjoyable with your picky eater and some tools they need to make mealtime fun.
Are you sick of serving your toddler pasta, chicken nuggets, and fries? Wish they could eat more fruits and vegetables like you see other families doing? We understand it can be hard to have a picky eater, and we’re here to help. Two of the best pieces of advice you can find regarding a picky eater are to let them lead and give them fun tools to use.
Let Them Lead
- Be sure to offer your newly independent eater foods from all the food groups each day. You can make exploring new foods easier by serving them along with what they already like.
- Your Toddler needs three small meals and two to three snacks a day to help get all the nutrition they need. Toddlers get around 1/3 of their calories from snack time, so provide healthy choices and avoid high-calorie, low-nutrient foods like chips, cookies, and sugary drinks.
- Be realistic about how long your Toddler will sit still. Try to keep them engaged in conversation, but at this age, they may not last the whole meal.
- Keep mealtime light and relaxed. More high-pressure atmospheres can create picky eating.
- Give them a developmentally appropriate chair and utensils. Mealtime is just more fun when they can do it themselves.
Give Them Fun Tools
Ever notice how some foods just simply taste better with certain presentations? Ice cream tastes better in a cone, soda tastes better out of a glass bottle, and dinner tastes better with a pretty presentation. As such, give your kiddo some fun ways to enjoy their food that just might make it taste better in their minds.
Flexnlock FlexBox Set is a picky eater parent’s dream! Perfectly leak-proof without a rubber seal, your kiddo will love taking this everywhere they go. FlexPlate is made with platinum material, and FlexBox is made with ABS to be long-lasting. FlexBoard for decorating with FlexCharmz, and FlexPlate as a silicone tray, all included in the FlexBox Set.
Everything is super easy to clean and detachable when you wash it, then all parts are easy to assemble back together again. Watch your kids, even the pickiest eaters, finish their healthy meals by making their lunchtime fun, thanks to the interactive FlexCharms that will keep them entertained! Reward your healthy eaters with their favorite charms!
Looking for a fun and easy non-food reward that your kids will love? Say hello to FlexCharmz! Flexcharmz come in a variety of shapes & colors, allowing kids to explore and reward healthy mealtime in a fun way.
Made with flexible & durable silicone, they are easy to wash & dry for your child's next interactive playtime. Collect them all, available in unicorn-, dinosaur-, and toy-themed custom designs, and nurture kids' creativity and imagination. Kids will love choosing their favorite charms and personalizing their favorite school lunch solutions!
Pop them on and off of their FlexBox or Flexwarez and keep collecting as rewards for good behavior, trying new meals, or finishing a meal!
It is essential that your kiddo has age-appropriate utensils to use. Don’t take it as a parenting win that they have used your adult utensils before—kids need utensils of their own that are easy to use and make them want to keep eating.
FlexWarez Utensil Set is perfect for little hands! The ergonomically designed utensil set works with FlexCharmz™ so kids can easily decorate and personalize their feeding sets. Pair up with FlexBox™ and make it a set! With many charm design options to choose from, we make rewarding healthy eating habits super easy and lunchtime fun, even for the picky eaters.
Innobaby Din Din Smart Stainless Divided Platter with Sectional Lid
Innobaby's Din Din Smart Stainless Steel Divided Platter with Sectional Lid makes meals at home and on the go easy and fun, even for picky toddlers and beginning self-feeders. This kid-friendly, bus-shaped divided plate has five separate compartments, perfect for introducing a balanced diet and new foods.
This divided plate for kids has separate compartments to prevent food from sliding and mixing, while the sectional lid keeps food in place while on the go. This kid-friendly, nontoxic, worry-free dinnerware solution is made with the highest quality food grade type 304 stainless steel. Our children’s separated plate is sure to outlast any other; it will not stain, harbor orders, rust, or crack. Innobaby has a complete line of nontoxic stainless feeding products for your child. Pair the Innobaby Din Din Smart Stainless Divided Platter with our entire line of stainless steel products, including stainless steel cups, bowls, and utensils.
For more parenting hacks, picky eater tips, and great products for the whole family, visit us at Innobaby.com!