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The Leftovers In My Chidren'S Plate Is Garbage

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I make it a rule to never pick at my children's leftovers in their plate. If it is something that I think they will eat later, I wrap it and put it in the fridge for them...otherwise I throw it in the garbage. THEIR food is not part of my daily meal plan and picking at a french fry here and there or finishing a half eaten oreo cookie add up to extra unwanted and unaccounted for calories. We wouldn't pick at an adult's plate...so why pick at our kids plates.

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  • Good idea, I tend to do that - by RCOMEAU4
  • nice point .....will keep it in mind......thanks for pointing.... emoticon - by R_SINGH
  • Thank you so much ! This is actually my problems. I will follow your advise - by VNGUYEN1

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