My 8 year old is the strangest eater - she has fairly reasonable diet for an 8yo which means most fruits, meat but few vegetables - and then last night out at dinner she orders a...
soft shell crab. Eats it and loves it. WTH? Who is this kid? She also tried oysters and loved them and tried to eat all my mussels. Um, you just ate chicken nuggets last night at dinner because the thought of salmon was too horrifying. KIDS ARE WEIRD.
they are weird. i feel like this is the age where some of them start to get a bit more curious and want to try new things. there's also the dynamic of 'what mom & dad want me to...(more)6-15-2016 11:17am
eat' vs. 'what i want to order all by myself at a restaurant'
I think you nailed the -what mom and dad want me to eat - because I was suggesting some things off the kids menu (noodles w/ broccoli) and she said no she wanted to order from the...(more)6-15-2016 11:19am
adult menu. Read it and came up with soft shell crab?!? Her sister is 12 and has always been a more adventurous eater from birth. Nothing I did, of course. Just her.