Category Archives: Picky Eaters

Chicken Surprise

Here's a dinner-time shock. Dylan, now six, comes home from school to inform us that he no longer likes chicken because the drum sticks he's been munching on for the last four years look like – wait for it – … Continue reading

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Learning from Food Mistakes for Picky Eaters?

The New York Times ran a "6 Food Mistakes Parents Make" column over the weekend. Did you see it? Ground in scientific study (for whatever that’s worth) the column offered some sage advice such as "Don’t give up trying to … Continue reading

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Hold the Chocolate – Why Not “Hide” Green Veg in With Sweet Sauted Peppers Instead?

I know Hugh and I have harked on a bit about this whole Jessica Seinfeld clandestine cuisine idea….but that’s only because we think it is so damn stupid! But it has got me thinking a lot about the art of … Continue reading

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When Un-Picky Eaters Start Getting Picky

For three years our son Dylan has wolfed down fish and chips on a fortnightly basis (we try and keep our indulgence to a somewhat healthy timetable). Today he renounced his interest in the cod. "Why can’t I just order … Continue reading

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Sneaking Good Stuff into Your Kids’ Dinners and Your Cook Books?

Is it just me or is there something strangely poetic about an author (in this case Jessica Seinfeld) who writes about sneaking healthy veg and other stuff into the meals of her little picky eater being accused of, well, sneaking … Continue reading

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