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Refusing to eat Leah+2 2 kids; Texas 5797 posts
Sep 19th '13

What do you do when your child refuses a meal? My son for the last week or so has been refusing to eat dinner. Even if it's his favorite he'll take a couple bites and be done. It's getting really old. He's 3.5

user banned 2 kids; Minnesota 7318 posts
Sep 19th '13
Quoting Leah+1.5:" What do you do when your child refuses a meal? My son for the last week or so has been refusing to eat ... [snip!] ... been refusing to eat dinner. Even if it's his favorite he'll take a couple bites and be done. It's getting really old. He's 3.5"


Assume they aren't hungry and not think twice about it.

user banned Due January 20; 33 kids; North Carolina 14662 posts
Sep 19th '13
Quoting Chim Richalds:" Assume they aren't hungry and not think twice about it."


This.
Kids go through phases.
One day Heathen will eat everything in sight, the next she'll eat next to nothing.

Leah+2 2 kids; Texas 5797 posts
Sep 19th '13

Thanks ladies. That's what I figured but it's super annoying. Lol. He used to eat everything in sight and now he's barely a grazer.

[Gryffinwhore♥] 3 kids; anywhere, bH, United States 37526 posts
Sep 19th '13

Save it for them to eat later if they want it and leave it at that.

user banned Due January 20; 33 kids; North Carolina 14662 posts
Sep 19th '13

Just keep offering