We even tried letting the boys know that real astronauts eat greens. Still bites only at best.
Last night for dinner my mom made an incredible white bean soup with white beans, pork, carrots, leaks, potatoes, yellow beets, celery, and kale. Cold weather heaven in a bowl. The boys sat down and proceeded to eat bread ... only. So I decided to re-test the previously blogged about ReSqueeze pouches ... and it worked! 6 oz of purred white bean and veg soup gone. I feel like quite an accomplished mom now, even though I cheated a little. Some day I'll get to the point that the boys only eat what we cook (and how we cook it) but for now I'm good with the fact that they ate real food.
Here's what we did ... started with the fresh home-made white bean soup: