Toddler Nutrition

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.


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.


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.