I’m notorious in my family and among my friends for being passionately attached to the idea of eating at the table. Don’t get me wrong, I agree that there are certain times when eating off your lap is a good option but I would argue that most of the time, sitting down at a table is better for your health and happiness. Conversations happen, children learn to say “please?” when asking to pass food, we casually rub elbows with our loved-ones and we slow down to sit and enjoy the food and the company we are in.
So this Thanksgiving I am thankful for The Dining Table and all the learning, love and laughter it has brought to my life.
In tribute to all dining tables, big and small, here’s a few picks of our favourites!