8 Genius Tips for Eating Out with Kids

Being a mom of two young twins and a working writer has its challenges. Sometimes I want to enjoy delicious food in a somewhat nice atmosphere–maybe for an assignment or maybe because I'm just tired of cooking–and I don't want to visit the same "kid-friendly" places over and over again. Thus, training the kids to deal with frequent restaurant visits, multiple mealtime settings and different types of food has proved absolutely necessary.

As I juggle my four-year-old girls, taking them out to eat more often than most kids their age, I've learned a lot about how to keep them calm–and myself sane. I offer up these tips on how to enjoy happy meals without having to resort to, well, Happy Meals.

About the Author

Rachel Edenson Pinn is a freelance writer, content creator, creative strategist and food writer who lives in Dallas, Texas, with her twin four-year-olds, two rescue pups and one very patient husband.
Rachel Edenson Pinn is a freelance writer, content creator, creative strategist and food writer who lives in Dallas, Texas, with her twin four-year-olds, two rescue pups and one very patient husband.

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