Slow cooker French dip sandwiches, perfect for cooler weather
September 17, 2013, 12:51 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
Pull out the slow cooker for this easy, family-pleasing meal that makes enough to freeze for a second dinner.
Best back-to-school dinner conversation starter ever
September 4, 2013, 1 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
An inspirational speech by Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani blogger who was shot by the Taliban, explains why books are precious.
Will adding rituals to family dinner make it more enjoyable?
July 31, 2013, 2:20 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
A recent study suggests the rituals that go along with eating can make food taste better and eating a more enjoyable experience. Perhaps adding rituals to family dinner will bring everyone to the table faster.
'How to Meal Plan' is useful for getting dinner on the table
February 20, 2013, 11:35 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
This step-by-step Kindle book will help families of all sizes get home-cooked meals on the table.
Weekend reads: Make sure you sit down to family dinner this weekend
February 15, 2013, 5:26 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
Your weekend is busy, but sitting down for a meal with the family should be part of it. We’ve got a roundup of good advice on how to get it done from across the Web.
Online boutique offers handmade tableware -- and a soulful respite
February 12, 2013, 11:28 a.m. by Melissa Breyer
A showcase for American artisans, the virtual shop Catherine's Table is a warm and cozy ode to beautiful things.
Are well-behaved children in restaurants the exception?
February 12, 2013, 8:48 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
A Washington family received an unexpected $4 discount at a restaurant because their kids had good manners. Are well-behaved children in restaurants really so rare?