So this summer has been the summer of new tastes for one of our children. Kristofer has had oral and texture struggles since he was little. Certain foods, tastes, smells, textures, and even the way those foods look could send him into major gagging and even at times vomiting. Some foods I would have to cook while he was out side or at school such as hamburger. The smell of it cooking would send him into major meltdowns.
This summer I told him I wanted him to try something new every week. It actually started earlier but I have pushed a few things this summer I didn't think I would get him to try. But it has paid off! Here are just a few things he has tried this summer: