A healthy child is active in body mind and spirit. If a child is active, developing adequately and growing at the expected rate for his age than the food refusal should be regarded as a phase of development.
Being a picky eater may be normal.
Toddlers are so fussy about what and how much they eat so every bite should be pure yet nourishing. It is of utmost importance that your child does follow a healthy balanced diet as her brain is developing at an amazing rate.
After a year of rapid growth, (first year) the average one year old triples in weight, toddlers gain weight more slowly and need less food due to a decreased appetite and a sense of security other than food. Another reason is toddlers are suddenly mobile