Stop the press; look above Miss F ate some of her crusts!!! What an achievement!
This got me thinking about other changes that have been made since starting this blog.
Since discovering that a lot of the antioxidants in a slice of bread are found in the crusts I have stopped cutting them off (laziness on my behalf might also play a role here). But since doing this Miss F sometimes forgets to ignore them and will accidently bite into them. On some glorious days her plate is completely empty and on others there those crusts lie in all of their glory. So we can say that improvements have been made on the crust front. Tick.
Now, back to my grand statement of not feeding Miss F anything that comes out of a package? How’s that going? Terribly! Muesli bars and tidy teddies are no longer in my nappy bag. And I do make most snacks. But when it comes to things like crumpets, rice crackers etc I buy, buy, buy. I don’t have time or the inclination to be cooking every single meal from scratch. I wish I was one of those Mum’s, I really do but sadly I’m not. Making this grand statement has changed things though. My freezer is full of snacks that I just pull out when needed. So I do feel better about things.
Is Miss F eating more than just nuggets and spaghetti bolognaise? She most certainly is. Having these recipes sent in has really helped. I’m not saying that she eats anything and everything but we can be a little more experimental now. Sometimes she will still just have toast for dinner and there are still times when she will just look at the meal and will demand that it be put into the bin. But we can’t build Rome in a day. So we are all happy. So thank you for your help, keep those recipes coming in.
Have you seen any improvements in your little munchkins lately?
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