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Let your children eat off your plate, but don't eat off of theirs.

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    I think the point of this was, to control your portion sizes and overeating, don't eat the extras. If u choose to allow your children to eat of your just don't over eat. - by MELNJAY3
  • Well, if not your children, then how about your spouse? Even dessert which is harder to let go of. - by 56_PICKLES
  • Is that really teaching your children good table manners? Is it teaching them how to avoid weight problems in their own future? - by LADYCALICO

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