Why It’s Okay to Let Baby Make a Mess at Mealtime

As a self-proclaimed recovering perfectionist (in terms of homemaking, read: a stickler for spotlessness) with a background in child development, I’ve learned to bend when it comes to merging my…

Mealtime strategies, activities and recipe ideas for toddlers – CHOC

By Aly Ramirez, clinical dietitian at CHOC For parents of toddlers, ages 1 to 3 years, mealtimes may be a challenge. Several developmental changes are occurring in toddlers at this…

Mealtime tips, activities and recipe ideas for preschool-aged children – CHOC

By Holden Funk, clinical dietitian at CHOC Preschool-age children (ages 4 to 5) are still developing their eating habits and need encouragement to eat healthy meals and snacks. They should…