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Sitting down to eat?

I’m wondering what others do at meal times for their toddlers. My 2 year old can’t seem to sit still and eat. This doesn’t surprise me at all – she’s two! But, should I continue to put her in a highchair or booster to keep her with us for “family meals”? I worry for 2 reasons: 1. the importance of family meals 2. will
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How can you gently deal with a toddler’s picky eating habits?

I have a 33 month old son that is an extraordinarily picky eater. He is in the beige stage (chicken, breads, crackers, etc.) and will sometimes tolerate yogurt and fruit. I always offer a broad selection at meal time and place healthy snacks out between meals that he adamantly refuses. The bits of advice that seem to keep popping up amongst our very traditional
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Throwing Food

Help! My daughter is 27 months and she throws her food off her tray at the table. She’s been doing this since she was 12ish months and I thought she’d grow out of it. I started with an “uh oh! Now we have to pick up the food!” and she’d help. Now we’ve moved to showing our displeasure with a “We don’t throw food”
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