In chocolate: how to choose sweets for children?
Of course, the later a baby learns about sweets, the better.
There is no specific age in which to include chocolate in the children’s menu – all individually. And yet, experts say that the minimum chocolate age – 5 years.
It is good, when parents are 100% able to control a child’s nutrition. However, this is not always possible; especially if the child is attending a kindergarten. Sweet tables in honor of birthday, spontaneous treats – the kid can eat something that parents may not even know about. Therefore, it is important that the child has already been formed the right food habits.
Of course, at such a small age the baby can not follow his own diet. But in the garden the child can try something new.
By 3-4 years, parents should introduce the child to the sweet, and, most importantly – to instill a sense of proportion. Later this will help the baby to choose from the many treats most useful.
If you raise a child at home, it is always possible to treat something to your grandparents, children on the site, neighbors.
Have any chocolate; high allergenic potential. At the first treat with chocolate, watch the baby carefully. If it is known that a baby is predisposed to an allergy, or already has an allergy to something, chocolate can aggravate the course of the disease.
Surely everyone has heard about children’s chocolate. remember, that there is no children’s chocolate, not even milk!