Some years ago
a friend on mine's fourth child refused to eat
much more than pizza and chiocolate. My friend was laid back
about it – he was her fourth son after all. Ten years on, during a recent telephone conversation, my friend said that this reluctant eater
was at that moment cooking steak – and making a béarnaise sauce
Author Carlos González
would probably have laughed along with us. He is a paediatrition
and father of three who teaches courses on breastfeeding
for medical professionals. My Child Won't Eat!
is an excellent book
designed to reassure
the worried parent
and boost parents' confidence when they are doing the right thing.
The sections on breastfeeding
are superlative! The frequently asked questions
in Part IV produce a mine of well researched information
and sensible, down-to-earth advice
Feeding your baby
and the associated stresses
can undermine a new parent. With this book to hand, parents will find the support they need.
If you buy one book
about feeding your baby and toddler, buy My Child Won't Eat!
and you will not be disappointed. Read it
while you are pregnant
, then dip into it when you need to.
My Child Won't Eat!: How to enjoy mealtimes without worry
published by Pinter & Martin
is available from Amazon.