The book is wonderful, chock full of great tips, sound advice, and written with just the right blend of patience, encouragement, humor and kindness. All technical material is presented in a clear and concise manner that s easy to comprehend. It gives parents the tools they need to prevent or reverse picky eating, while encouraging children to love and appreciate healthy and nourishing foods. I'd love all parents to read this outstanding resource, not just those with picky eaters. --Marcey Shapiro, MD
This wonderful engaging book is a must read for all parents, not just those with a picky eater. It presents the important relationship of nutrition to all the body systems, as well as possible underlying conditions that may contribute to a child becoming a picky eater. Parents are empowered with valuable tools to address their individual situation and encouraged with love and compassion to keep moving forward with every turn of the page. --Julia Turner, MMSC, RD, LD
Betsy, thank you so much for writing this book! Picky Eating Solutions is such a refreshing but thorough how-to guide on ways to incorporate healthy vegetables into my children s meals. I like how you explained the process of how to add nutrition to all meals, even for the pickiest of eaters, and provided a clear glimpse into the metabolic processes that could be a cause of picky eating. A great resource for all parents! --Dayna Hebermehl-parent
About the Author
Betsy Hicks is the CEO of Elementals Living, a holistic health and wellness center in Delavan, Wisconsin, as well as a internationally known author, radio host, video anchor, and speaker on health and wellness topics. As the mother of a 16-year old son with autism, Betsy is a passionate and gifted public speaker on holistic interventions for children with autism. A leading authority diet counselor and author on diet and nutrition, Betsy also specializes in picky eating, helping parents find creative and practical techniques to overcome the picky eating habits of their children. Her new book, Picky Eating Solutions: Bringing the Joy of Real Food Back to the Table, gentle instructs parents as well as serving as a guide to everyone on how to eat well for a lifetime of health, wellness, and joy.