Synopses & Reviews
Based on the most current nutritional information available, this accessible reference offers new mothers a fresh approach to feeding a toddler. More than a how-to guide, this unique handbook offers innovative elementsfrom whimsical illustrations to clever recipe names. Colorful devices and asidesfoolish fats,” funky fruits,” and meat monsters”call attention to special topics, making them easy to remember. Assisting parents in developing an approach to food that is easy, organized, and fun, this study offers helpful tips through entertaining features such as Bistro Basics” and Chefs Secrets.” Focusing on the age range of one to three yearswhen new foods and tastes are typically introducedthis survey also includes tips and tricks for quick shopping, easy recipes, and nutrient and supplement needs. Blending the basics of good nutrition with expert advice and guidance, this comprehensive manual is ideal for both the working and stay-at-home mom.
About the Author
Christina Schmidt, MS, is a nutritionist and a certified nutrition educator who has been featured on NBCs Today show and has written nutrition articles for The Bump magazine. She is the author of The Baby Bistro, Baby Bistro Box, and Toddler Bistro Box. She lives in Santa Barbara, California.