You’ll love this slideshow of New York Times readers’ photos of things their kids like to eat. Some of the dishes are even somewhat healthy!

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"Farina Mess" with sprinkles; submitted by Nurit Asnash of Bellevue, Wash

Though kids aren’t on the agenda for a long, long time, sometimes I do wonder how I’d try to foster an appreciation for tasty healthy food while also working with the realities of things like preferences and aversions.

Perhaps my mom could say how true this actually is, but I remember always digging vegetables. My sister and I used to beg for rampion because it was in a Rapunzel video we loved. I can only hope my offspring would be halfway as enthusiastic about leafy greens as we were.

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