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What fruits does your household eat the most of?
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Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:22 PM
Our has always been bananas and now grapes as they are DDs favourite.
What about your house?
Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:25 PM
Bananas win hands down but strawberries are very popular when they are in season.
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.
Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:28 PM
Raspberries. Sigh. DS2 goes nuts for them.
I love summer and all the gorgeous fruit.
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!
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.
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.
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
Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:42 PM
We are all big fruit eaters here.
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!
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.
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.
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!
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.
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!
Posted 14 February 2013 - 09:18 PM
Berries - all kinds! And pink lady apples - the organic ones are heavenly.
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.
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