Jump to content

What fruits does your household eat the most of?


  • Please log in to reply
70 replies to this topic

#1 wish*upon*a*star

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:22 PM

Our has always been bananas and now grapes as they are DDs favourite.
What about your house?

#2 lclb

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:25 PM

Bananas win hands down but strawberries are very popular when they are in season.

#3 ALittleBitter

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:26 PM

Watermelon and yellow nectarines here original.gif

#4 Peridot

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:26 PM

Watermelon..

#5 ~sydblue~

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:26 PM

At the moment, peaches. Big beautiful sweet peaches. I got 2 boxes of them from woolworths for $10($5 each).

Usually it is grapes & bananas followed closely by apples. DH can't eat bananas anymore due to them giving him the shakes.



#6 *LucyE*

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:28 PM

Raspberries. Sigh. DS2 goes nuts for them.

I love summer and all the gorgeous fruit.

#7 Peppery

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:28 PM

Bananas, oranges and strawberries.

#8 twinboys

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:29 PM

Grapes for one boy and apples for the other one

Bananas and watermelon are shared equally between them!

#9 Loore

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:29 PM

Grapes, strawberries, mangoes and watermelon

#10 VioletRose

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:30 PM

Currently it is apples. Small child is thrilled that they come in different sizes and can also be cut into different shapes as well as eaten whole.
Normally bananas are a staple though oranges definitely have their moment of glory in the fruit bowl.

#11 Leslie Knope

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:33 PM

Bananas and plums.

#12 laridae

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:34 PM

Bananas are the staple, but seasonally, cherries are the most popular, followed by raspberries, then strawberries, then grapes.

#13 Always amazed!

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:35 PM

At the moment grapes and apples.
But when there cheap strawberries and blueberries..
Bananas are another that make a regular appearance

#14 ~THE~MAGICIAN~

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:42 PM

We are all big fruit eaters here.

Love:

bananas
grapes
mangoes
peaches
plums
pineapples
strawberries
kiwifruit
watermelon
honeydew melon
rockmelon



#15 Zephie Chugger

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:44 PM

QUOTE (Loore @ 14/02/2013, 09:29 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Grapes, strawberries, mangoes and watermelon


and I' add  blueberries

#16 Frau Farbissina

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:45 PM

my kids will only eat apple - so we always have apples apples apples in the fruit bowl. DH and I also consume a fair bit of banana, grapes, watermelon and oranges.  I have other stuff too but they are the main ones. I'm always offering my kids to try other fruits and they never want to. I don't understand why they don't like it tbh. Fruit is delicious! If I make pancakes, you can be sure a banana is mashed in and mmmm they think it's a delicious pancake. But they wont eat a banana straight. I can sort of get it. Sometimes I dont like them either. But I still eat 'em!

#17 copham

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:48 PM

DS eats so much ATM I am buying watermelon, apples, oranges, yellow nectarines a d red plums. His gone off strawberries and bananas but will go back after a break. I try and give DS two pieces of fruit a day so need to chane it up.

He only hates kiwi fruit and pears! Loves grapes and cherries but there become extinct almost at our local ATM.

#18 choccy2

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:53 PM

We go through apples the most of all.

The eldest is addicted to them !

next would be grapes (especially the dark ones) , plums and peaches.

#19 belbelchic

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:56 PM

grapes
strawberries
banana's
kiwi fruit

#20 #tootired

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:57 PM

Apples win hands down at our place.

Strawbs, grapes and watermelon are also staples.

DS1 likes the stone fruits best, but they are so hit and miss!

#21 ~Jodama~

Posted 14 February 2013 - 09:00 PM

Strawberries, grapes, apples, watermelon and mandarins are put regulars.

And my DS has just discovered his love of blueberries.

#22 MummaBirdy

Posted 14 February 2013 - 09:07 PM

Strawberries and 'blue strawberries' (blueberries)

#23 jrmama

Posted 14 February 2013 - 09:15 PM

Mangoes, apples and grapes.  Although I don't buy the mangoes too often as I'd need to remortgage to finance the amount my kids would eat if  left unsupervised!

#24 AllyK81

Posted 14 February 2013 - 09:18 PM

Berries - all kinds! And pink lady apples - the organic ones are heavenly.

#25 starfire

Posted 14 February 2013 - 09:23 PM

DH hates fruit so it is me who is the fruit eater in this house. My fave staples usually consist of mango, grapes, strawberries, banana, apple and passionfruit depending on the season. I also like stone fruit but don't buy this often enough.




1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

Life with anxiety

At times, I feel pretty worthless. In those moments, all I want to do is curl up into a ball and hide in the dark. I can try to quiet my mind, but it won?t shut up.

IVF leaves woman pregnant with another couple's twins

An Italian woman has been told the twins she is three months pregnant with are not hers.

'My mother-in-law found out our baby's gender behind our backs'

My husband and I mutually decided that we didn?t want to know our baby's sex before the birth, but his mother couldn't handle that.

What you need for the 'fourth trimester'

In my opinion, the first three months after the birth are the most intense. Here's what got me through that time after welcoming my baby.

Weaning a toddler off a dummy: a 15-day plan

Weaning your child off the dummy can be a traumatic experience for both of you. Here are some tips to help you through.

Choosing to be a solo parent

Two women share their stories of longing for a baby so much that they each decided not to wait for a partner before becoming a mum.

Asphyxia link another piece of the SIDS puzzle

An Australian study has uncovered information which could lead to a better understanding of why babies die from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.

Rescue dog Zoey and BFF Jasper star in adorable pics

Photographer, self-professed "crazy dog lady" and mum Grace Chon takes photos of rescue dog Zoey and her 10-month-old son Jasper together. The results are just too cute. See more on Instagram @thegracechon.

The ultimate travel stroller: the Mountain Buggy nano

We tried the Mountain Buggy nano and give it an enthusiastic thumbs up. As the ultimate travel stroller, it's practical, has great features, and looks fab, too.

Mum's heartbreak as son dies in road accident

Daly Thomas and her two young sons were walking home from church on Tuesday afternoon. Her youngest son never made it.

New Kate Spade baby bag designs

Don?t adjust your screen: this bright beauty is coming to you in full colour.

Easter gifts for babies, no chocolate in sight!

If this is your little one?s first Easter you might want to mark the occasion with something a little extra special. Here are 10 Easter gift ideas, which won't harm little teeth.

Download now: Essential Kids Activity Finder app

Got bored kids? Quickly find the best activities for kids wherever you are in Australia with the Essential Kids app.

 
Advertisement
 
Advertisement
 
 
 

What's hot on EB

Win the brand new phil&teds vibe

Check out the good looking new release of the Vibe 3 and the Verve 4-wheeler inline strollers. To celebrate their release, we have a Vibe with double kit to give away.

Baby sleep

From birth to one year and beyond, read about baby sleep, soothing techniques, routines, and sleep school experiences.

Easter gifts for babies, no chocolate in sight!

If this is your little one?s first Easter you might want to mark the occasion with something a little extra special. Here are 10 Easter gift ideas, which won't harm little teeth.

7 tips for a kid-free trip, not a guilt trip

Although I?m jumping out of my skin to take my child-free holiday, I?m dreading the goodbye. But I?m determined to make the most of it without tarnishing it with guilt or sadness about leaving the kids.

Itchibubs: clothes for babies and toddlers with eczema

Parents of children who suffer from eczema will know only too well the scratching that occurs around the clock. A new clothing range aims to help make everyone more comfortable.

Ear piercing: what age is best?

What is it that shapes our opinions on what?s an 'appropriate' age for our children to get their ears pierced? Parents share their views on how young is too young when it comes to piercing.

Caring for kids helps grandmothers stay mentally alert

Looking after grandchildren can help grandmothers ward off brain disease - but it's also possible to get too much of a good thing, researchers say.

Why I loved my third home water birth

After two water births at home, I was determined to give birth to my son the same way. I just hoped this birth would be quicker than my last two.

Revealed: 7 ways food marketers try to trick consumers

If you?re confused by food labels, you?re not alone. Next time you?re shopping for food, look out for these seven common labelling tricks.

'My mother-in-law found out our baby's gender behind our backs'

My husband and I mutually decided that we didn?t want to know our baby's sex before the birth, but his mother couldn't handle that.

 

Free Printable Activities

Keeping little hands busy

Free printable acitivity pages like colouring in, cutting, word finders, mazes, maths activities and puzzles.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.