No milk please!
Created by Updated on Oct 31, 2014
My daughter hates milk she can’t event stand the smell of it she is 5 years now and I want her to have milk daily as it’s an essential part of growing up years. Please suggest how should I make her understand the importance of milk
| Oct 31, 2014
Hi Anamika,Thank you for sharing your concern with us. We understand your concern. While you receive suggestions and inputs from fellow parents on parentune, in the meantime, here is a blog and a parent talks which deals with the concern area mentioned by you and may be of help- https://www.parentune.com/parent-blog/milk-the-power-drink/454 and https://www.parentune.com/parent-talk/not-drinking-milk/884
| Nov 01, 2014
Anamika, try flavouring her milk with different things inculding maybe a bit of tea leaves; give it to her in small quantity first to let her accept it and then gradually increase the quantity; give milk to her in different forms such as fruit milkshakes etc; also figure out if the issue is only with the smell or does she feel nauseous, or discomfort in having it, or some physical problem. In the latter case, you might want to get her check for lactose allergy.