High Calorie Ideas for Toddlers
High Calorie Ideas for Todders
Add 2-4 tbsp of powered skim milk to 1 cup of whole milk.
1 cup of ice cream
1 cup of fortified milk
1 package of Carnation Instant Breakfast
1 cup fortified milk
1 cup heavy cream
1 package instant pudding
Make into 1/2 cup servings
Super Grilled Cheese:
Dip cheese sandwich into egg and fortified milk mixture before grilling with lots of butter
or margarine. This will be like French toast with cheese in the middle.
High Calorie Finger Foods for Toddlers
|Strips or cubes of cheese, soft types best
Strips of lunch meats
Small meatballs made from ground beef, ground veal, or ground turkey
Cooked chicken pieces
Eggs: deviled, scrambled, add extra to French toast
Well-cooked spare ribs
Sandwiches: cut peanut butter, cheese spread, liverwurst, cream cheese, grilled cheese, or meat sandwiches into triangles or into small shapes using a cookie cutter.
Raisins and other small dried fruits are not generally recommended for children under the age of 3 because of the risk of choking.
|French fried zucchini, mushrooms, onion ring
Cooked pumpkin or squash cut into squares
Soft vegetables such as cucumbers dipped in sour cream dip
Peas, carrots, broccoli, etc., with cheese sauce or melted grated cheese
|French fries, tater tots, etc.
Pasta: large rotini, elbows, rigatoni; add extra gravy, butter, oil, or cheese
Waffles, pancakes, French toast
Crackers: add extra butter, peanut butter, or cream cheese