She's been enjoying the well-rounded, government approved, surprisingly low on fried foods, but seemingly carb-heavy school lunches.
Get ready to drool...
Today's meal was:
Macaroni & Cheese
She told me that any kid who finishes their lunch gets a sticker, and that she hasn't gotten a sticker because the lunch is too big and she can never finish it off. So, if she brought a lunch that she could finish, she'd gobble it down, and get the sticker.
Hmm. Rewarding a kid for cleaning off their plate. Sounded to me and S a little like obesity training circa 1950 or so.
Are there really anymore starving kids in China who would love to have my lima beans?
However, I couldn't argue with her logic and desire to acquire the overeaters anonymous reward sticker.
I promised to make her a lunch later this week that she could eat in it's entirety. She had already decided on the contents:
a string cheese stick