Allowing your child to get messy with foods can seem like an anxiety inducing idea, but if you're able to take a deep breath there are many awesome benefits to food play! Here are a few:
*FINE MOTOR SKILLS⏩ allowing kids to use their hands encourages fine motor skills
*SENSORY PROCESSING ⏩Getting messy allows kids to explore all the sensory input and learn be okay with it.
*EXPOSURE ⏩Kids get a chance to explore food in fun, stress-free way with no pressure to eat it.
*POSITIVITY⏩food play creates a positive happy relationship with food.
Have you tried this?