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New Ways to Ask “How Was Your Day?”

On the Menu: A Truly Thankful Thanksgiving

Real Family Dinner Projects: Partnering With the Quincy Children’s Museum

Talking to Kids About Tragedy

Managing Anxiety at Family Meals

Talking About: Managing Anxiety

How to Talk to Kids About Sex and Intimacy

Resilience Building Back-to-School Questions

Less Cleaning, Less Cooking, More Family Dinner

Talk About: Black History Month

Ways to Honor MLK Day as a Family

How to Talk About the Breach of the U.S. Capitol

Talking About Stress Management

Standing Up: Soccer Players Defend a Teammate

Talk About: Voting for the President

Talking About: Gender Roles

Real Family Dinner Projects: The Carr Family

Talking About: Juneteenth

Talking About Lost Opportunities

Talking About: Advocating for Others

Pandemic 2020: Our Stuck at Home Guide to Food, Fun and Conversation

7 Ways to Support Kids and Teens Through the Coronavirus Pandemic

Fostering STEM Learning at Family Dinner

Encouraging Honesty and Trust at Family Dinner

Feeding Falsehoods

The First 100 Days

Talking About Goals for the Future

Talking About Thanks and Giving

Talking About Service to Others

Top Tips From Our New Book

Real Family Dinner Projects: The Robbins Family

Talking About Constitution Day

How to Talk About the Border

Family Dinner Conversation Starters About Graduation

Family Dinner Conversations for Memorial Day

Sinister Salute

Varsity Blues

Family Dinner: It’s Good For You

Wondering About Women

Real Family Dinner Projects: The Dineen Family

Fixer Upper

The Last Laugh

A Whale of a Problem

The Meaning of Home

What’s News?

The Politics of Thanksgiving

What’s in a Name?

giving tuesday

Participate in #GiveandTalk This #GivingTuesday

Talking About The Great Pumpkin

The Best Back-to-School Questions

Highs and Lows

Community Picnic at Boston Children’s Museum

Citizens of the World

Tweeting Normandy

Real Family Dinner Projects: The Isaac Family

Wookiee of the Year

A New National Symbol

All About Moms

Telling Tales at the Table

Talking to Strangers

Executive Director Lynn Barendsen on “Sound Bites”

Teaching Humility Over Family Dinner

In the Driver’s Seat

Out of Orbit

Start a Benjamin Franklin Circle at Your Dinner Table

Join us for a Twitter Chat February 25!

How to Beat Tension and Conflict from Your Family Dinner

Cosmic Proof

Revealing Romance at the Dinner Table

You Can Hate to Cook and Still Love Family Dinner

A Super Milestone

TFDP Co-Founder on “The Takeaway”

His Own Beat

Bring the Meaning of MLK Day to Your Family Dinner Table

Broken-Hearted Fandom

hands holding globe

Year-End Review: Help in Tough Times

FDP and Common Sense Media Present a New Resource

Expert Roundtable: The Psychological Benefits of Thanksgiving Dinner

The Family Dinner Project: Your Holiday Conversation Experts!

Join Dr. Anne Fishel at Boston Book Festival

FDP Joins Martha’s Table for One Pot Suppers

Going Back to the Future with Imagine Better

Want Your Kids to Be Better Readers? Have Dinner Together

An Offer of Refuge

A Wish to Help Others

Bye Bye Bot

Ages 14-100 Thoughts and Opinions

Ages 8-13 Hopes and Dreams

Ages 8-13 Thoughts and Opinions

Ages 8-13 Imagination

Ages 2-7 Hopes and Dreams

Ages 2-7 Thoughts and Opinions

Ages 2-7 Thoughts and Opinions

Ages 14-100 Thoughts & Opinions – 31

Talking to Strangers

Co-Founder Dr. Anne Fishel on Mom Enough Radio

Tech at the Table Twitter Chat

An Out-of-this-World Answer

Student Secrets

#FamilyDinnerForward and the Food Revolution

Bringing Common Sense to Media Use at Waring School

Ages 8-13 Thoughts & Opinions – 46

Ages 2-7 Thoughts & Opinions – 48

Ages 2-7 Hopes & Dreams-20

Ages 2-7 Interview- 29

The Newest Nobel

Cultivating Patience: 4 Tips for Military Families

Ages 14-100 Interview – 43

Ages 14-100 Thoughts & Opinions – 35

Ages 8 to 13 – Thoughts & Opinions – 45

Ages 8 to 13 – Interview – 34

Ages 8-13 Connections & Friendships – 32

Ages 2-7 Hopes & Dreams – 16

Ages 2-7 Thoughts & Opinions -47

Learning to Love Family Dinner

Dr. Anne Fishel Appearing at MGH

Opening Doors to Kindness

Connecting School and Home for Better Family Dinners

Join FDP and Points of Light for a Day of Service

Bloggers Share Their Family Mealtimes

Using His Noodle(s)

Talking about Ferguson

Ages 2-7 Imagination -33

Ages 14-100 Inspiration -16

Ages 14-100 Interview -38

Ages 8-13 Connections – 33

Ages 8-13 Inspiration- 23

Ages 2-7 Connections & Friendships -40

Ages 8-13 Thoughts & Opinions- 39

Ages 2-7 Connections & Friendships – 39

Students Take a Stand

High-Tech Parents, Low-Tech Kids

CVS: Selling health, not cigarettes

Ages 14-100 Interview- 36

Ages 8-13 Thoughts & Opinions- 33

Ages 14-100 Thoughts & Opinions- 27B

Ages 8-13 Thoughts & Opinions-35

Ages 8-13 Thoughts & Opinions-34

Ages 2-7 Thoughts & Opinions-41

Ages 2-7 Imagination – 31

Ages 2-7 Thoughts & Opinions – 40

The Boys of Summer

Ages 8-13 Interview – 31

Ages 14-100 Interview – 35

Ages 8-13 Inspiration – 21

Ages 8-13 Imagination – 28

Age 2-7 Interview – 22

Age 2-7 Interview – 21

Ages 2-7 Interview -20

The Selfie and the Sacred

Time to Stop the Styrofoam

How to Avoid One Word Answers

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

Ages 2-7 Imagination-30

Ages 2-7 Thoughts & Opinions-42

Ages 2-7 Thoughts & Opinions- 43

Ages 8-13 Thoughts & Opinions-33

Ages 8-13 Thoughts & Opinions – 34

Ages 8-13 Inspiration- 20

Ages 14-100 – Interview – 33

Ages 14-100 Interview – 34

A Player with Bite

Doing it by the Book

An App for Dinner?

Ages 2-7 Interview – 19

Ages 2-7 Thoughts & Opinions- 38

Ages 2-7 Thoughts & Opinions – 39

Ages 8-13 Interview – 29

Ages 8-13 Thoughts & Opinions – 38

Ages 8-13 Thoughts & Opinions – 35

Ages 14-100 Interview – 32

Ages 14-100 Thoughts & Opinions -30

Hey, Who Changed my Shirt?

A Priceless Prom Gesture

Mother's Day

Kids who Care? We’ve got the Recipe for Mother’s Day and Beyond

Justice for Justin: What do you Belieb?

Discussing Martin Luther King, Jr.

Is a Bigger Barbie a Better Barbie?

Bang Bang. You’re Suspended.

Bang Bang! You’re Suspended.

How about Some Sunny Dinner Conversation?

Age 14-100 Hopes & Dreams-9

Ages 14-100 – Imagination-18

Ages 14-100 Interview-28

Ages 8-13 Imagination-27

Ages 8-13 Hopes & Dreams -11

Ages 8-13 Connection & Friendships- 29

Ages 2-7 Thoughts & Opinions-35

Ages 2-7 Imagination-26

Age 2-7 Thoughts & Opinions – 34

Talking with Your Teen at the Table

Age 2-7 imagination-25

Ages 14-100 Interview – 27

Ages 14-100 Thoughts & Opinions – 27

Ages 8-13 Thoughts & Opinions-30

Ages 8-13 Connections & Friendships – 28

Ages 8-13 Thoughts & Opinions – 29

Age 2-7 Connection & Friendships – 37

Is a Bigger Barbie a Better Barbie?

14-100 Interview-25

14-100 Interview-24

14-100 Thoughts&Opinions-26

8-13 Imagination -26

8-13 Interview-26

8-13 Connections&Friendships- 27

2-7 Thoughts&Opinions-32

2-7 Imagination – 24

2-7 Imagination-23

Team Spirit, Giving Spirit

14-100 Interview-23

14-100 Interview- 22

8-13 Connections&Friendships-26

8-13 Thoughts&Opinions-28

2-7 Thoughts&Opinions – 26

2-7 Connections&Friendships – 35

2-7 Thought &Opinions – 27

On the Presidential Menu: Healthy Dialogue

Celebrity Endorsements

Crimson With Shame

Dark Clouds Over Happy Valley

Snow Job Risks No Job

Race to the Bottom

The Parent Trap

Judge for Yourself

Putting the SAT Cheating Scandal to the Test

Washington D.C. – Discord and Contention

Sign of the Times: What’s a Parent to Do?

Election Inspection

School Days, Cruel Days

Daddy-Daughter Duel

A Right to Tweet?

Where Kindness is King

He Lives to Give

The Politics of Language

Seeing Stars: Tips for Talking College with Kids

Meeting Your Child’s Sweetheart

Addressing Steubenville

Racial Justice: the Case of Trayvon Martin

Deepening Conversation Around the Hunger Games

Processing Tragedy with our Children

Television: the Great Influencer?

When Bullying Turns Deadly

Let’s Talk About Bullying

Talking about Tragedy

Avoiding One Word Answers

An Extra Large Error in Judgement?

Talking About Giving

Deepening the Conversation Around The Hunger Games

Thanksgiving Table

Holidays or Hellidays? Tips for Better Conversations at Home