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You feed your family the way your mother fed you. We all know that healthy eating means good brain food, building blocks, immunity, health and vitality. But it’s not always easy to put theory into practice.
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When my daughter was 21 months old we were on holiday at the seaside and buried her dummy in the sand. The first night without her dummy was terrible. She cried non-stop. For a week after all that all was fine and I thought she’d forgotten all about the dummy. But then she got ill and the screaming started again. I went out and bought her a new dummy. Now she uses it only when she goes to sleep. How will I know she’s ready to give it up, and should I let her get rid of it her own way?
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If you are battling to get your toddler to eat fruit, make a fruit-freeze shake by blending fruit with ice in a liquidiser. My toddler's favourite is strawberry and banana. Serve with a colourful straw.