A successful New York City restauranteur refuses to offer a children’s menu, calling such menus, “a parenting crutch.”
Great point. I bet that much of America’s obesity epidemic can be traced back to parents who expect too little from their children, in terms of willingness to try new foods.
Now it sucks that the the guy in question pushed his kids to eat octopus and fried rabbit, but his underlying thought is correct and directly applicable to vegan parents. Link.