Kate Middleton reveals the surprising food Princess Charlotte loves to eat

While on a trip to Lavender Primary School in North London yesterday with Place2Be, one of her royal patronages focusing on providing mental health support to children in schools, Kate Middleton revealed one of Princess Charlotte's favourite foods. "Charlotte loves olives," she said.

Talking to the schoolchildren, Kate also shared that both Charlotte and Prince George really enjoy cooking.

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Handout photo released by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge of Princess Charlotte taken by her mother at Kensington Palace this morning shortly before the princess left for her first day of nursery at the Willcocks Nursery School.

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Handout photo released by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge of Princess Charlotte taken by her mother at Kensington Palace this morning shortly before the princess left for her first day of nursery at the Willcocks Nursery School.

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Prince William and Duchess Kate release photo of Princess Charlotte a day before her 2nd birthday.

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The Duchess of Cambridge and Princess Charlotte leave following the morning Christmas Day service at St Mark's Church in Englefield, Berkshire.

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The Duchess of Cambridge and Princess Charlotte after a ceremony to mark their departure at Victoria Harbour seaplane terminal in Victoria during the Royal Tour of Canada in September 2016.

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Princess Charlotte during the Royal Tour of Canada in September 2016.

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Princess Charlotte at a children's party for Military families at Government House in Victoria during the Royal Tour of Canada in September 2016.

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Princess Charlotte plays with a dog named Moose at a children's party at a children's party for Military families at Government House in Victoria during the Royal Tour of Canada in September 2016.

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge release photos of Princess Charlotte taken by the Duchess at Anmer Hall in Norfolk in April ahead of Charlotte's 1st birthday.

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge release photos of Princess Charlotte taken by the Duchess at Anmer Hall in Norfolk in April ahead of Charlotte's 1st birthday.

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge release photos of Princess Charlotte taken by the Duchess at Anmer Hall in Norfolk in April ahead of Charlotte's 1st birthday.

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge release photos of Princess Charlotte taken by the Duchess at Anmer Hall in Norfolk in April ahead of Charlotte's 1st birthday.

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The Duke of Cambridge cuddles Princess Charlotte, as the Duke, Duchess and their family enjoy a short private break skiing in the French Alps in March 2016.

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge release photo of Princess Charlotte with her cuddly toy dog taken by the Duchess at Anmer Hall in Sandringham in 2015.

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge release photo of Princess Charlotte with her cuddly toy dog taken by the Duchess at Anmer Hall in Sandringham in 2015.

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Princess Charlotte in her Silver Cross pram following her christening in July 2015.

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge release photo of Prince George and Princess Charlotte. The photograph was taken by the Duchess in mid-May 2015 at Anmer Hall in Norfolk.

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge release photo of Prince George and Princess Charlotte. The photograph was taken by the Duchess in mid-May 2015 at Anmer Hall in Norfolk.

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge release photo of Prince George and Princess Charlotte. The photograph was taken by the Duchess in mid-May 2015 at Anmer Hall in Norfolk.

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge release photo of Prince George and Princess Charlotte. The photograph was taken by the Duchess in mid-May 2015 at Anmer Hall in Norfolk.

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Newborn Princess of Cambridge as she leaves the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in London in May 2015.

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Princess of Cambridge is carried by The Duke of Cambridge in a baby car seat outside the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in London in May 2015.

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Princess of Cambridge is carried by The Duke of Cambridge in a baby car seat outside the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in London in May 2015.

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Princess of Cambridge in the arms of her mother the Duchess of Cambridge outside the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in London in May 2015.

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Matthew Kleiner-Mann, chief executive of the Ivy Learning Trust dished to reporters, "She was telling us how much her children love cooking and how they cook for her. They made cheesy pasta the other day. One stirs the flour, one puts the milk and butter in. And they make salads and stuff."

Kate reportedly also told the kids, "It's interesting how food and energy and how you feel work together. It's amazing the connection between physical and mental well-being."

This isn't the first time the Duchess of Cambridge has shared her family's love of cooking. Last March, during her final outing before the birth of Prince Louis, she revealed that her children enjoy making pizza from scratch. "They love it because they can get their hands messy," she said while working with volunteers to prepare meals for the Commonwealth Big Lunch.

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