Have you seen one of these lately? OK, now the question is when as the last time your family used one? Now six out of ten meals are eaten in front of the television and 40 percent of parents said their child would like to eat every meal in front of TV.

Research has revealed that millions of families have all but abandoned the dining table and now retire to the sofa to enjoy their meal.  One third of us regularly eat meals in front of the TV  without making any conversation whatsoever.

Research has show families who eat at the table have better grades, less weight problems and are less likely to use drugs. Check out some great ideas at http://thefamilydinnerproject.org/