The Daily mail has a list of food myths we tell our kids just so they actually eat their food at dinner time. Here are a couple of them.
–31% of parents tell their kids that eating the crusts on their bread will give them curly hair.
–29% tell their kids that milk will make them strong.
–25% tell their kids eating carrots will help them see in the dark or have better eye sight.
–11% tell their kids that POPEYE is real and eating spinach makes you strong.
I always tell my kids if they eat a particular food…could be any…that it will put hair on their chest. That totally grosses out my daughter. Which, in a weird way, is fun for me.
Read more from the article here.