ISBN: 9781615194063
Publishing: October 3, 2017
Price: $19.95 US
Paperback: 256 pages
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Adventures in Veggieland
Help Your Kids Learn to Love Vegetables with 101 Easy Activities and Recipes
 

Yes, kids can learn to love vegetables— and have fun doing it!

A new, foolproof method developed by feeding therapist Melanie Potock, coauthor of Raising a Healthy, Happy Eater, teaches kids ages 3–8 to love vegetables—for a lifetime of good eating. Her program is a simple—and fun—three-step process: the “3 Easy E’s”!

  • Expose your child to new vegetables with sensory, hands-on, and educational activities (Make Beet Tattoos).
  • Explore the characteristics of each veggie (texture, taste, temperature, and more) with delectable but oh-so-easy recipes (Crispy Asparagus Bundles).
  • Expand your family’s repertoire with more inventive vegetable dishes—including a “sweet treat” with every chapter (Give Peas a Chance Cake).

The book features 20 vegetables divided into four seasons. In addition to the easy-to-follow activities and recipes, Potock offers Fun Foodie Tips, plus bite-size advice on kitchen science and parenting in the kitchen.

So long to scary vegetables, hello to friendly new textures, colors—and flavors!

Melanie Potock, MA, CCC-SLP, is an international speaker on the topic of picky eating and feeding disorders in children, and the author of Adventures in Veggieland and coauthor of Raising a Healthy, Happy Eater. Her advice, found on her website MyMunchBug.com, has been shared in national publications including Parents magazine. In her over fifteen years of experience as a feeding therapist, her work visiting homes and schools to support families and children at mealtimes has been one of the most rewarding aspects of her career.