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Got Picky Eaters? Try These Tips!

For You: Never bribe your child to eat; keep food neutral. Keep mealtime positive. Talk positively about food. “Milk tastes yummy and it will make your bones and teeth grow strong.” For Your Child: Have quiet time prior to meals to prevent a “hyper” table. Allow kids to dish-up themselves (safely); this is called family

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Did you know that October is National Pasta Month?

At your KinderCare Centers, whole grain pasta is served these in popular lunch-time dishes including spaghetti with meat sauce and chicken & pasta casserole. Try to incorporate whole grains in your homes too!  Most stores carry whole grain options in pasta varieties including Spaghetti, Angel Hair, Rotini, and Penne.  The picture is whole grain pasta

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