The line between a true “family meal” & just sitting together at the same table is drawn by the distance from your phone and your motivation to go get it. We’re trying to keep the distance high and the motivation low. Turns out there’s withdrawal. And it’s not just us – as one parent highlights in a great piece on the Huffington Post (link below), our kids are starting early too. She saw a potential future state and resolved to take action!
how-one-photo-changed-everything by Lori Leibovich