Back to School Lunch Ideas with Laura

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Get some great back to school lunch ideas with Laura from her visit to the Lisa Oz Show!
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How We Do Dessert

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With my kids, it seems the presence of dessert actually warms them up to the idea of coming to the table and relaxes them immediately, improving their attitude about the meal overall.
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Want to Learn How to Teach Your Child About the Joy of Food?

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Enter for your chance to win a copy of our contributor, Melanie Potock's book Happy Mealtimes with Happy Kids: How to Teach Your Child About the Joy of Food!
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Does your child need a Speech Language Pathologist or an Occupational Therapist?

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Is your kid a picky eater, or is something else going on? Read on to learn if your child needs an evaluation by a speech and language pathologist or occupational therapist.
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DIY: 7 Steps to Progress Your Picky Eater

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“I just want to go home and eat what I eat everyday for lunch.” Is this your child? It is most definitely my child, as this is what he said to me on Friday when we walked into the burger joint known for its burgers and milkshakes. When he said this, I just let out a deep breath and decided it would be milkshakes for lunch. He doesn’t like change, and therefore he doesn’t like change in food, rules, or where he puts the furniture in Minecraft.
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Mother’s Day Dinner

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Mother's Day Dinner: a perfect opportunity for every picky kids’ food issues to surface. Despite constant role modeling and their continuous exposure to all foods, my sons purely prefer plain and simple foods. Ironically, it remains beneficial for me to continue the positive food role modeling and exposure to all foods. Why? Because that’s how Bobby began to eat steak and Billy had the desire to try both the bread and the peanut brittle.
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