There are many areas of parenting that tend to be universally difficult. Getting our kids to eat something healthy is one of them. The only way out is to try whatever is available to us, even if it involves some creative thinking. Chrissy Teigen recently opened up about how she’s able to get her kids to eat when they don’t want to and it’s pretty inventive.
The model, cookbook author and pregnant mother of two has always loved sharing the hacks she discovered that made her life easier. His last part might be a little questionable, if you’re strict about never lying to your kids for any reason, but it’s mostly hilarious.
“I love it when the kids are more than obsessed with something. It makes life so much easier, “Chrissy tweeted on Aug. 24.” I’m just saying miles away from eating his lunch because it’s McQueen’s favorite and he does. He does everything McQueen says, always.
I love it when the kids are more than obsessed with something. It makes life so much easier. I’m just telling miles away from eating his lunch because it’s McQueen’s favorite and he does. He does everything McQueen says, always.
– chrissy teigen (@chrissyteigen) Aug 24, 2020
Chrissy harnesses the power of Disney / Pixar and her super adorable characters to encourage her 2 year old son to eat his food.
It’s a trick that also works. Not just for Chrissy, but other parents took to Twitter to share that they too found this hack very useful.
“It was my little brother in a T-shirt”, a woman sharing. “We could make him do anything if he thought Lightning McQueen would. Cherish these moments, they grow so fast and you never know how much time you have because my brother passed away this year in a car accident. Thanks for reminding me of that “
An aunt said her niece also took a big step forward thanks to Disney, but the bad guys. “My niece was toilet trained on the assumption that only Disney villains poop their pants,” she said. wrote.
My niece was potty trained on the premise that only Disney villains poop their pants.
– Sarah 🗽🐍 (@sarah_in_ny) Aug 24, 2020
Another aunt shared her secrets for getting her nephew to eat fruit that had been frozen. She used Elsa’s powers from Frozen in her hack. She wrote, “My nephew fed frozen blueberries because of course they’re ‘Elsa Berries’ who else freezes blueberries except Elsa? He’s been a big boy for 4 years now and we still call them ‘Elsa Berries’ ”
Give it a try – we bet it works for your kids too.
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