Make way for happy healthy eaters always.
We have all been there! Almost everyone of us at some point thought: 'there is something wrong with my child... I just can't get him/her to eat!.... S/he refuses all foods!.... My child is going to starve!...." - An absolute NIGHTMARE!!
All child caregivers wish for a world where children would eat just about anything they are served. A world in which there are no battles over food and eating. Well GOOD NEWS: There is nothing wrong with your child & that world does exist! However; just like with everything else, it takes a little bit of work and understanding to get there. Here are some tips that will help you get there:
What really happened in this scenario though is:Feeding time was not fun!Feeding time resulted in tension!Adult and Baby became miserable!Baby got what s/he wanted in the end by shedding tears and becoming miserable!baby understood that if s/he cries, fusses, and refuses food s/he will get the milk (get what they want).....
You have to present them with opportunities, and describe the joy, you may even warn them about what they are missing. But you should always give them the option of choice.