OOPS!!! This week’s blog took off without picture captions!!!

OOPS!!!   This week’s blog took off without picture captions that would help  demonstrate  next week’s blog of neophilia versus neophobia .  Children raised with food culture, experiencing new foods  and  helping with food preparation are more likely to enjoy these experiences  in their adult life.

1. 1978 our children cleaning fish with their dad on a Sunday afternoon

1978 our children cleaning fish with their dad on a Sunday afternoon

2. Thirty years later, their children  cleaning fish with their dad and the children's grandpa on a Sunday afternoon

 Thirty years later, their children cleaning fish with their dad and the children’s grandpa on a Sunday afternoon

3. Children helped bake a  whole fish in the oven, ummm good

Children helped bake a whole fish in the oven, ummm good

4. Comparing the size of  heads.

Comparing the size of heads.

5. Cleaning mussels, for a great seafood pasta sauce

Cleaning mussels, for a great seafood pasta sauce

6. Laila and Bo buying fish they will clean and cook

Laila and Bo buying fish they will clean and cook

7. fresh this morning and now on the grill

Fresh this morning and now on the grill

8.1. preparing as grandpa taught our  mom

Preparing as grandpa taught our mom

8.2. ready for the barbecue

Ready for the barbecue

9.1. The kids bought, and cleaned the fish, now to enjoy the dish

The kids bought, and cleaned the fish, now to enjoy the dish

10. Laila sucki;ng the fish out of the shell

Laila sucking the meat out of the shell.

11. Raised with food culture, children learn early to  enjoy  snails,

Raised with food culture, children learn early to enjoy snails,

12. Grandma Lucy with Dante and Luca enjoying fried smelts.

Grandma Lucy with Dante and Luca enjoying fried smelts.

13. The kids ate it all from head to tail

The kids ate it all from head to tail

14. Dante and Luca will always love clams,storied food  memories

 Dante and Luca will always love clams, storied food memories

15. Yes, Dante ate them all and calls it his favorite food.

 Yes, Dante ate them all and calls it his favorite food.

16. Ok grandma says we should never deprive ourselves of occassional treats, especially when parents are not around.

Ok grandma says we should never deprive ourselves of occassional treats, especially when parents are not around.

Next Wednesday’s blog, neophobias versus neophilias.

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