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No Child Wants a Lunch that Smells Weird

September 1, 2011 by Joanna Drake, Registered Dietitian | Posted in: Pregnancy & Parenting | Tags: children, kids, lunch

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No Child Wants a Lunch that Smells Weird

There are some childhood memories that last a lifetime. One of my more traumatic ones took place during lunch at elementary school.

My mother, who could win awards for parenting effort, sent me a hot dog for lunch. I had told her I was bored with sandwiches. The bun was cut and ketchup, mustard and relish lined it in perfect proportions. All I needed to do was remove the wiener from my Thermos® and put it in the bun.

As I opened my Thermos®, the smell of warm wiener air rushed at me. I reached in with a pincer-like grip trying to grab the wiener. + MORE

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