Family Blog

Real families share their dinnertime wisdom on our fun, informal Family Blog. Discover new ways to create lively conversation, get everyone involved in dinner, and bring your family closer together, one meal at a time.
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Nurture your child to change the world

August 1st, 2014

Parenting Changemakers wanted!

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Miss Southwest Michigan on “promoting family unity”

July 22nd, 2014

21 year old Courtney Knight shares The Family Dinner Project message in her work

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Baby Stepping Update #3: Game On (again…)

July 8th, 2014

When it comes to family dinner, sometimes it’s one step up, two steps back

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A Story of Stories for Dinner

June 26th, 2014

A mom of four finds her way of connecting at the table

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Fathering after the kids leave

June 14th, 2014

“My role has shifted from initiating, teaching and “doing” to being present…,” writes FDP team member Bob Stains

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Sheila Johnson helps families gather round the table

June 10th, 2014

“Respect the cook”, have dessert, and other good advice from the founder of eat2gather.net

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Tips for Easy Healthier Eating: Shop the Perimeter

June 4th, 2014

A strategy for your next trip to the grocery store from cooking instructor April Hamilton

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Cooking with my Kids for Food Revolution Day

May 16th, 2014

Our Executive Director lets her kids direct this project, featuring delicious and easy recipes you can do with your family

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The “Real” Deal: Homemade & Healthy Buttermilk Pancakes

May 8th, 2014

Inspired by a children’s book, our guest blogger shares her favorite pancake recipe

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Justine’s Family Breakfast Project

April 28th, 2014

Justine, who starred in The Family Breakfast Project TV commercial, writes about her family’s experience with the program

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Our Family Breakfast Project

April 15th, 2014

“The Family Breakfast Project gave us a great week of morning fun and connection,” writes guest blogger Katie Bugbee

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5 Tips for Successful Dinners on Your Busiest Nights

March 26th, 2014

Guest blogger Amy Bowers shares how she survives her most stressful evenings