The parents’ autonomy

The learning curve includes tripping up, breaking, falling and getting dirty… Parents will need to accompany baby at every stage, without judging or scolding, even if it is difficult sometimes when the pea purée adds extra motifs to the newly...

A Child’s Autonomy

All educational processes aim at making a child autonomous. Autonomy, in other terms, is being capable of doing something alone. Concerning nutrition, a young child is considered autonomous not only when he can feed himself with a knife and fork...

Flexible tastes

Why do our children eat with others what they refuse to eat at home? It is irritating, annoying and trying to see them refuse the courgettes prepared with love by one of their parents when they enjoy eating them at the nursery or with a nanny!...

The “Game” of eating!

A worn-out, exhausted mother in the presence of a small child who refuses to eat… Suddenly she has a brilliant idea! “Vroom, vroom” the spoon flies like a plane and the situation is resolved. The plane makes the child smile and while the child’s...

Interpreting the refusal to eat before the age of 2

When a child is very young, he expresses his hunger spontaneously. He cries when he needs to eat, he is full when he has eaten enough. Depending on the child’s age, a refusal to eat does not have the same meaning:   With newborns, the...