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Healthy Fast Food Entrepreneur Shares Her Secrets for Getting Kids to Love ...: We come to work every day excite...

Healthy Fast Food Entrepreneur Shares Her Secrets for Getting Kids to Love ...: We come to work every day excite...

In the midst of the hustle of mine and my husband’s work lives, the one constant that we maintain is making dinner time a priority to enjoy together. Since 6 months of age, the children have joined us at the dinner table. We’re far from perfect but we do try very hard to be good-eating role models for our children. We don’t sneak anything into their meals. We don’t reward them for eating one food or another. We eat family style and our 5 year old serves himself. All of the options on the table are healthy and he feels empowered as he makes his own choices. I remember the first time he served himself a forkful of salad. I’ve never seen a boy so proud. It took about 400 meals with salad on the table before he made that move.

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