Hungry Monkey: A Food-Loving Father's Quest to Raise an Adventurous Eater

Hungry Monkey: A Food-Loving Father's Quest to Raise an Adventurous Eater

Matthew Amster-Burton


A memoir concerning the joys of foodstuff and parenting and the wild mélange of the two

 

Matthew Amster-Burton used to be a cafe critic and nutrition author lengthy prior to he and his spouse, Laurie, had Iris. Now he’s a full-time, stay-at-home Dad and his event with meals has replaced . . . a bit. he is come to achieve that youngsters don’t desire puree in a jar or targeted menus at eating places, and that elevating an adventurous eater is ready publicity, invention, and endurance. He writes of the highs and lows of educating your baby approximately food--the excessive of rediscovering how anything tastes for the 1st time via a child’s unedited response, and the low of considering you have got a precocious vegetable fiend in your fingers basically to find child’s personal tastes swap from each day (and may possibly take years to incorporate greens again). Sharing in his culinary capers is little Iris, a budding connoisseur and a zippy critic herself who makes large sandwiches, gobbles up scorching chilis, or even is helping round the kitchen occasionally. Hungry Monkey takes meals fanatics on a brand new event in consuming and gives dozens of scrumptious recipes that "little arms" may also help to make.

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