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Getting Kids to Eat Healthy

6 Ways To Get Kids To Eat 'Adult' Foods

Posted 01.25.2014 | Parents

From Mother Nature Network's Jenni Grover: I am a huge fan of homemade baby food, but there comes a time when children need to start sharing the sa...

How I Solved the Dinner Dilemma

Julie Halpert | Posted 08.14.2013 | Parents
Julie Halpert

I'm sure my experience isn't unique. You slave over an elaborate dinner, only to have your teen turn up their nose and push it away. But I'm here to tell you that I have addressed this dinner dilemma head on and triumphed by employing one simple method.

Sometimes it's Hard Being a Nutritionist and a Mom

Leslie Rasmussen | Posted 07.06.2013 | Parents
Leslie Rasmussen

My goal for my boys is to model for them what healthy eating looks like and then to hope that someday, they remember what I taught them.

Eat Like a Linebacker: Get Fat Like an Ex-Linebacker

Dina R. Rose | Posted 12.02.2012 | Parents
Dina R. Rose

We shouldn't be surprised that when we spend the first years of our kids' lives telling them to eat more that they have to spend the rest of their lives figuring out how to eat less.

The Secret To Getting Your Kids To Eat Their Veggies?

Posted 08.23.2012 | Parents

By: MyHealthNewsDaily Staff Published: 08/22/2012 11:55 AM EDT on MyHealthNewsDaily The image of Elmo may be all that's needed to get kids to ea...

How to Get Kids to Try New Foods (Without Begging, Bribing or Losing Your Mind)

Charity Curley Mathews | Posted 10.15.2012 | Parents
Charity Curley Mathews

There's so much to enjoy about wonderful meals -- from eating well to learning the art of telling a great story -- that I consider it another important part of parenting.

Sesame Street Improves Childhood Nutrition One Muppet At A Time

Oz Garcia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Oz Garcia

This week, Sesame Street implemented four new Muppets, called "Superfoods." The Superfood cast consists of a banana, a brick of low-fat cheese, a whole wheat bun and a stalk of broccoli.

Confessions of a Failed Parent

Jonathan Black | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jonathan Black

To comply with the recommended vegetable portion, my boys would have to get up at dawn and eat green beans nonstop until dusk. What fiends had devised this guilt-inducing polyhedron?