How much sugar should your vegan kids have? 
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How much sugar should your vegan kids have? 

When it comes to your vegan children’s diet, balancing sugar intake is crucial for maintaining their health while still allowing them to enjoy their favorite snacks. This guide provides insights into how much sugar is appropriate for children and offers practical advice for parents on managing children’s sugar intake effectively. The Different Types of Sugars…

3 Tips for Encouraging Plant-Based Children to Eat More Vegetables
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3 Tips for Encouraging Plant-Based Children to Eat More Vegetables

Raising plant-based children comes with its unique set of challenges, especially when it comes to nutrition. Many parents worry about ensuring their kids get enough vegetables, which are crucial for a balanced diet. However, encouraging your children to embrace vegetables doesn’t have to be a struggle. In this blog, we’ll explore 3 practical tips to…

Zinc for Vegan Kids: Simple Ways to Boost Their Intake
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Zinc for Vegan Kids: Simple Ways to Boost Their Intake

As a vegan nutritionist and mom, I know firsthand how challenging it can be to ensure your vegan kids are getting all the nutrients they need to thrive. While there’s a lot of focus on protein and iron, I believe the most crucial nutrient we need to pay attention to is actually zinc. I’ll explain why zinc is so important and share my top tips for incorporating zinc-rich foods into your family’s diet.

Ensuring Your Kids Get Enough Vegan Calcium on a Plant-Based Diet
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Ensuring Your Kids Get Enough Vegan Calcium on a Plant-Based Diet

As a parent, it’s essential to make sure your children are getting all the nutrients they need to grow and thrive. One nutrient that often comes up in conversations about vegan diets is calcium. Many people believe that dairy is the only reliable source of calcium, but that’s simply not true. While calcium is indeed crucial for strong, healthy bones and proper heart and muscle function, it can be obtained from a variety of plant-based sources.

Creative Iron-Rich Vegan Meal Solutions for Parents of Fussy Kids
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Creative Iron-Rich Vegan Meal Solutions for Parents of Fussy Kids

Ensuring little ones get enough iron, especially when they’re on a plant-based diet and particularly picky about their food choices can be tough. 

I know firsthand the challenge of combining vegan nutrition with the taste preferences of fussy eaters. It can sometimes feel like an impossible task, but I’m here to share some creative solutions that have worked wonders for my family.

Is your vegan child getting adequate iron on a vegan diet?
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Is your vegan child getting adequate iron on a vegan diet?

Ensuring your vegan kids get the right amount of iron in their diet might sound tough, especially with all the myths floating around about needing meat to stay healthy. But the truth is, a plant-based diet can provide everything they need, iron included. With a little know-how and some clever food choices, you can make sure your kids aren’t just eating healthily but thriving too.

How to Make Sure Your Fussy Vegan Kids Get Enough Plant-Based Protein
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How to Make Sure Your Fussy Vegan Kids Get Enough Plant-Based Protein

Raising vegan children comes with its unique set of challenges, especially when you have fussy eaters or kids with a limited diet. The concern about whether these children are getting enough protein is a common one among vegan parents. I’ll share some actionable advice on ensuring your kids get the protein they need.

How to Pack a Healthy Vegan Lunchbox – Part 1
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How to Pack a Healthy Vegan Lunchbox – Part 1

The most important nutrient for vegan kids is often overlooked when planning out their school lunchboxes. Sure, you look for foods packed with extra iron, and protein, and sometimes even zinc, but how often do you consider how much energy your kids are getting? Kids are at school for around half of their day, so…