I love our yumbox! My kids are picky eaters. They love little bits of different things. It’s a great way of getting a variety of foods into them. Plus I’m sneaky and add new things and they try them without realising
This is excellent. A really really informative post. I always give my 3.5 year old two slices of bread for her sandwich and end up throwing half out because she never finishes. Why don’t I just use one piece and make an open sandwich like you’ve done!
This makes a very good point. How can a parent know the right portion size unless they are told? The only other option is trial and a lot of error.
This is such a great idea. I think most parents of toddlers can be guilty of large portions from time to time, me included. I do find I’m throwing out food at times but need to remind myself to reduce portions for less waste.
I think this is a really good idea because it’s easy to just look at a plate of food and make assumptions! My 5 year old visited a ‘Life Bus’ with his school recently and was told his tummy was the size of his hand. Portion size is just Jr important as what you eat, too!
This is so helpful. I always wonder about Erin’s portion sizes
Love this! I think the issue is that a lot of the time, we just don’t know unless we have that valuable information available. Good job!
My little girl has to take a packed lunch to her speech nursery two days a week and I probably pack to much as she is only three and she always comes home with unopened raisns and fruit packs. xx
I have real trouble with Anya’s packed lunch as she goes off stuff so quickly 🙁 We also have the added problem that we can’t eat raw fruit due to oral allergy syndrome 🙁
What a great topic and informative post. Love what is in your lunch box.
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