I Encourage My Children to Try New Things

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    Doesn't Always Work, Though!

    Yes... Kiddo, I know it looks funny... Its got a funny color, funny shape. I know you've never had this before. No, its not for fingerpainting. Its food. See? Mommy likes it. You try it... Don't say you don't like it, yet. Please? Just one bite for mommy. Then, if you decide you...
    iFortiTude iFortiTude
    31-35
    Aug 13, 2008

    Somthing Worthwhile

    Just in case it helps anyone, I sent my kids to summer camp in the U.S. last year with www.wildpacks.com They were great and the camp they placed the kids was perfect. Only problem is, they want to go back. I dont think I have a choice. I am happy to answer quastions if the...
    timber1 timber1
    26-30, M
    Jan 6, 2009

    Done It

    I always tell my daughter you don't know if you are going to like it until you try it. Now I'm not referring to food as I'm the pickiest eater around, but in life. She's tried high diving, horse back riding, rock climbing, she's performed solos, played sports and more. She's very...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Oct 6, 2007

    Always Have and Always Will

    I have been trying new thing on my children for all their lives.  I now hear my daughter saying some of the things I used to tell her when she was younger.  I have to laugh when she comes to me for advice about getting her kid to do something they don't want to do.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jun 1, 2008

    Fun In The Snow

    As anyone who has read my stories would know... I have a son. A very smart, rambunctious, kind, infuriating, loveable 4 yr old. When we walked out of the house yesterday... after carefully walking down the 3 steps he figured he was safe and took off through the snow... what he...
    SweetKiester SweetKiester
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jun 6, 2013

    Got Lucky Here I Guess

    Both my kids love veggies...and my daughter even at 16 will reach for the carton of milk before a soda. No im not kidding... Not sure how I managed it or if I caused it at all.   But am sure thankful. From early on...rule was...try one bite everytime its...
    Lexus Lexus
    36-40, F
    Nov 28, 2007

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    Children say and do such funny things most of the time. They are really just weird! It's so entertaining though, I love them!
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