Your Child’s Health

February 7, 2018

TODDLERS ARE USING THE EATING GAME!

Yes toddlers are using The Eating Game! The first of 5 age based meal planning charts is for 2 – 3 year olds. Of course the major advantage is going to be that a young child is learning healthy eating habits early enough to hopefully avoid becoming a picky eater! That in itself would be […]

Your Child's Health
May 28, 2015

WHAT’S AHEAD FOR YOUR CHILD?

Do you, as do most parents, wonder what else you could do to make a difference for your child to optimize their opportunity for good health? Have you considered The Eating Game? Kids love it because it is fun! Parents love it because their children are choosing, yes choosing, to eat healthier foods. A game […]

Your Child's Health
April 27, 2015

BE HONEST WITH YOURSELF

I had an interesting discussion with a parent about her little “picky eater”. I asked if she thought her child was the one in control when it came to what they would eat. It took a minute for her to answer but eventually she said, “I’d like to say no, but to be honest with […]

Your Child's Health
March 24, 2015

HOW WELL WILL YOUR CHILD PERFORM?

  Teaching 8 year olds about healthy eating and the importance of a good breakfast I used the analogy of putting gasoline in a car………… they all understood that without gas the car would not work! We wouldn’t put a low grade gasoline in our car to face the difficulties and costs that might result……………………… […]

Your Child's Health
September 22, 2013

A Very Special Visual Support System

What I had created for this little boy he called his “Canada Food Guide Game” I wasn’t sure such a serious issue should be called a game and his response was “Well, it is FUN!” So a “game”it was and I used it as an acronym for Get Awesome Meals Everyday. The name changed to […]

Your Child's Health
August 15, 2013

Fuel Up Your Kids To Be Winners!

I remember an interesting discussion with kids about eating a good breakfast. They understood when we made the comparison of fuelling up your car when it is on empty. We all understand that energy needed for a car comes from gas, the better the grade the better the mileage, performance and car maintenance. So it […]

Your Child's Health