Almost every parent I know is preoccupied with what to feed their kids—and I’m convinced it starts from the moment they’re born. Enter the picky eater, and suddenly it becomes a full time job trying to figure out what your child will eat and when.
The toddler years seem to be about the time little people start turning their noses up at certain textures and tastes—my two-year-old niece currently refuses all forms of meat—and I think ultimately, most moms feel worn out by trying to guess which meal will go down well that day.
I’ve put together a few ideas for toddler meals based on what was popular with my own kids, and what my many nieces and nephews—frequent dinner guests—are eating right now. I often found that just seeing some new ideas would offer me the inspiration I needed to get something different into the tummies, and I’m hoping these ideas might do the same for you.
Here are 14 ideas for toddler meals:
A few notes about the above: