Toddler Nutrition

Vegetarian Nutrition for Toddlers and Preschoolers (PDF | 470 KB)

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Vegetarian Nutrition Practice Group.

Provides information on a well-balanced vegetarian diet that supports the normal growth and development of toddlers and preschoolers.


Kids Eat Right: Toddler

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Provides recipes, articles, and tips for toddlers. Topics include toddlers in the kitchen, ingredients, what to eat, health concerns, and more.


Raising Healthy Children: Promoting a Positive Feeding Experience

University of Florida Extension.

Learn about the division of responsibility in feeding.


Nutrition Guide for Toddlers

Nemours. KidsHealth.

See also Snacks for Toddlers.


Feeding and Nutrition

American Academy of Pediatrics.


Toddler 1-3 Years: Nutrition

American Academy of Pediatrics.

Find toddler nutrition resources that cover topics such as dietary fat, dietary supplements, snacks, self-feeding, serving sizes, and unsafe foods.


MedlinePlus: Toddler Nutrition

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.


Toddler Nutrition and Health Resource List (PDF | 139)

USDA. NAL. Food and Nutrition Information Center.

A collection of resources on toddler nutrition and health issues, including food allergies, picky eaters, oral health, and physical activity.


Child with Pumpkins Food for the Toddler Years (PDF | 528 KB)

Ohio State University Extension.

Provides tips and suggestions to help parents make appropriate and healthy choices for children ages 2 to 4 years of age.