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Tips on Avoiding Food Fights at the Family Table

By Sheri Wohlfert | Child Image by Getty Images/Colorfuel Studio | Food Images by Getty Images/moonery | November 2021

Tips on Avoiding Food Fights at the Family Table

Food is mentioned more than 1,200 times in sacred Scripture, and eating is something we do 20-30 times each week. It makes sense, then, that we invest a great deal of time, energy and frustration in feeding our children! If the table can be a battleground at your house, here are some ideas to help win the war.

State the truth and take a breath.

Our children are loved by their heavenly Father ferociously. His love, care and protection for them far exceeds ours. The God who designed them wonderfully and perfectly already took into account their changing appetites, vegetable te