Is one of your family values enjoying delicious and nutritious food? Want to share that passion with your little future foodie? Start them young! These picture and board books for baby will build positive feelings and attitudes towards food, from growing vegetables to sharing a meal together. Here are some "seeds" you’ll be planting when you share food-themed books with your baby:
-Celebrate different food cultures and world cuisine and how food is part of our cultural identity
-Familiarize your baby with various dishes and ingredients, so when your child sees them in real life, they won’t feel as intimidated
-Build interest and enthusiasm for a variety of dishes and foods
-Explore environmental impact of foods we eat
-Build confidence in basic food preparation and cooking techniques
-Create a positive attitude around helping and participating at mealtime
-Teach lessons about sharing, giving, manners, and empathy
Now you know why these books are hidden gems, get ready to dive into some of our favorites:
Foods From Around the World
Stories about Sharing Food
Fun with Food
Fruit and Vegetable Tales
Raising a Healthy Eater
Feel-Good Food Books
Does your family already have some beloved faves? Share yours with us in the comments below!
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