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I was sat in the doctors waiting room this morning, watching the news ticker on the bottom of the TV and something caught my eye. ‘Fussy eating toddler … ‘not the fault of parents’ I must admit I was a little shocked by that statement – I’ve never blamed myself for having fussy eaters. In fact I did all I could in the beginning of their weaning days to encourage anything but fussy eating once they reached toddlerhood. I just thought fussy eating was a natural path in life most kids took. Eat everything handed to them as babies, hit a fussy stage as a toddler, start eating all the things again as they get older … never did I think for one minute it was my fault. Both of mine had different weaning experiences. L is 13 so back when she was a baby the guidelines were a lot…