A ‘GENIUS’ mum has revealed she tricks her son into eating a healthy dinner by putting them inside a pot noodle cup.
Marcella McDonagh said her son had loved his first ever pot noodle, but didn’t want him to eat them all the time.
Marcella McDonagh revealed she made a fake pot noodle dish for her son by putting a healthier, homemade version inside an old potCredit: Facebook / Marcella McDonagh
In order to serve him a healthy, home-made version, but still have him loving the meal, she decided to plate up her cooking and put it inside an empty pot noodle container.
She has since been hailed a genius by other parents, who said they wanted to try it on their own kids.
Taking to the Facebook group Family Lockdown Tips & Ideas, Marcella wrote: “Fake Pot Noodle!!!
“So my son had his first pot noodle the other day. Wasn’t sure to be proud or not, but he loved it.
Marcella said her son had loved his first ever pot noodle, but didn’t want him to eat them all the timeCredit: Facebook / Marcella McDonagh
Marcella’s post has racked up over 4,800 likes from impressed parentsCredit: Facebook / Marcella McDonagh
“So I found myself trying to feel better and completely scamming him with this fake (healthier) pot noodle!
“Yeh one day he will realise I’m a fake and a fraud, until then… eat away my lad.”
Her post has racked up over 4,800 likes from impressed parents, with one saying: “Brilliant idea.”
Another added: “That looks the best pot noodle ever.”
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