Older kids love theme parks for days out, though younger ones might be restricted with what rides they can go on
Sometimes, all you can do is laugh. That, or break down in tears. Might as well laugh, I guess?
My favourite tip when trying to make a new dish, especially a tricky one, is to do a great, familiar dessert for after - just in case!
My personal tip for picky little ones - call the food something else, and tell them it's different, and much nicer. This worked for me!
Remember that you're supposed to be a role model. A teen will observe and pick your behaviour apart, unlike a toddler, so be careful