Having a child that’s a picky eater may be hard, but it’s actually common and thankfully doesn’t last long. Many school aged children can be picky about the foods they like to eat. They may only want to eat certain snacks or only foods of a certain color. Allowing your child to choose their own foods, helps them develop independence, but it’s important for parents to positively shape they’re eating habits along the way. Picky eaters can eat healthy too! With a little patience, and creativity, your child will enjoy exploring new food options. Take a look below for a few tips from Choosemyplate.gov, on how to cope with a picky eater.
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