Talking about cabbage, blue foods and icky tomato texture!

I was interviewed by Ian Gilbert of Independent Thinking about my book “Help! My toddler is not eating. A 30-day plan to get your picky eater to enjoy new foods” as part of the summer children’s (and parents’!) reading festival. 07.30 talking about texture and why Ian hates tomatoes 08.45 how children learn to eat […]

Christmas, brussel sprouts and supertasters


With Christmas just around the corner, this is light-hearted post about brussel sprouts, why you either love ’em or hate ’em, and some fun ways to get kids to try ’em. Why do some people hate ’em? To some people, brussel sprouts taste bitter. They taste bitter because of a genetic variation, which means that […]