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Got a Picky Eater? Check out this Brilliant Tip

Kids are hardwired to be finicky and fussy when it comes to food; it’s a protective mechanism, and our casual attitude towards mealtimes is only because we’ve had years of exposure to a variety of tastes–our palates are desensitised to the pleasant surprise (or nasty shock) delivered by a heap of different foods.

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5 Top Toys for Your Little Explorer (that aren’t Toys)

So your lil’ bundle of adventure is on the move–presumably, he’s also thoroughly-versed in his stash of ‘educational’ playthings, and is, quite frankly, bored. Now he’s on a raiding mission (and good luck stopping him). If you want to pre-empt disaster and danger, but not shell out on new gaudy gear to temporarily amuse, here’s five of the best–i.e. free–household ‘toys’ that’ll provide your precocious tot hours of mind-boggling pleasure. You’re welcome.

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