Simply telling her why it was good for her, and what the good food does. When she is
It might come back to bite us though. For the other day the kids were up on the couch watching Alex drive away to work. When his car rounded the curve out of sight Lili exclaimed "But I can't see him anymore! I don't know why, I have been eating my carrots!"
Seo is getting in on the action too. Not to be outdone by Lil's gigantic bites (which get lots of ooohs and ahhhs) he will competitively try to shove food in his mouth too. We may be raising kids who expect to be applauded for every bite of broccoli they eat, who knows. but I don't care at this point. :)