A trip to the deli

Last weekend I took my 3 year old to a deli.  I gave him some money (he is very into playing shops at the moment!) and asked him to choose one item to buy.  The only rule was that it had to be something he had never tried before.

He chose blue cheese (against my better judgement!) and after the excitement of paying for it and bringing his purchase home we sat down to try it together.  I had assumed he would hate it (I think I was in my 20s before I ate blue cheese).  I’m not sure if it was the fact he had chosen it himself but once he had given it a try he just loved it!

Its definitely a trick worth trying if you have a little one who is fearful of trying new foods.

Pictured is our Yumbox (see http://www.yumbox-uk.co.uk) picnic for a day trip to the farm.  You can see it contains the remainder of my sons block of blue cheese as well as some cheddar sandwich rolls, avocado, crackers, strawberries and a couple of Easter Egg treats.  It is all made fun by some super cute bento picks from Eats Amazing.

Imagetips

Eats Amazing Fun Food Friday
Advertisements

2 thoughts on “A trip to the deli

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s