Family Dinner Questions

 

30 Family Dinner Questions #1

Here are questions that encourage family talk!  We believe in families and we know the power of getting to know each other better.  So what we’ve created for you are 30 questions that you put in a jar.  It doesn’t need to be a fancy jar {see above}.  Each night at dinner time pull out one question and read it to the family. Some are silly and some are serious.   Get to know each other better and smile as you create memories with your loved ones!

Click Here for the free PDF DinnerTableTalk question list!

Here’s a list of ALL the FAMILY DINNER QUESTIONS!

Enjoy!

 Family Dinner Questions

40 Comments
COMMENTS
  1. December 23rd, 2009 at 9:31 am
    Kami Schmitt says:
    I think this is a great idea! We always try to make conversation with our two little ones at the table. Now we can take turns pulling out the questions each night. But, I can not open it up? It is giving me an error. Can you help?
    Thanks
    Kami
  2. December 23rd, 2009 at 9:34 am
    Martha Schultz says:
    An error occurs when I click on the Dinner Table Talk , what should I do ?
  3. December 23rd, 2009 at 10:02 am
    dana J says:
    What a great gift! I'm having trouble downloading it though. :( When I click on the link it takes me to
    http://www.howdoesshe.com/2009/12/wp-content/uploads/DinnerTableTalk.pdf
    but I get:
    We're sorry, that page was not found - Error 404
    • December 23rd, 2009 at 11:08 am
      Kathy says:
      I get the same reply/problem !!
  4. December 23rd, 2009 at 10:10 am
    Amy says:
    i too could not download it. I got the same error as dana.
  5. December 23rd, 2009 at 10:12 am
    Brooke - in Oregon says:
    Merry Christmas to you and yours! Thanks for all the great ideas you have shared with us. Have a fun and safe New Year and see you in 2010!
  6. December 23rd, 2009 at 11:20 am
    Alison says:
    AHHHH
    I got it now...sorry! Alison
  7. December 23rd, 2009 at 2:07 pm
    Erica says:
    This is a great idea! Mine are two and four so there aren't too many "deep" conversations :-)

    Enjoy your holiday and Merry Christmas!
  8. December 24th, 2009 at 12:54 am
    Sunny says:
    Wow! I'm thinking that this would make a terrific gift for friends and neighbors with families next Christmas!!! THANK YOU!
  9. December 25th, 2009 at 4:52 pm
    julie says:
    I have wanted a list of these questions ever since I heard about them last year! This is on of my favorite gifts of the season. Thanks.
    Thanks for all your guys hard work in posting for all of us.
  10. December 30th, 2009 at 7:07 pm
    gail says:
    that is a fabulous idea! I love family dinners!
    Happy New Year!
    gail
  11. December 31st, 2009 at 2:31 pm
    Sandy says:
    Great post! We're all about conversation around our table!

    Sandy

    HAPPY NEW YEAR!
  12. December 31st, 2009 at 11:28 pm
    kim says:
    our favorite dinner time conversation starting question is "What's the best thing that has happened to you today?" I wonder what the favorite will be from your list?
  13. December 31st, 2009 at 11:59 pm
    Becca says:
    Love this! I'll be linking this in my "Readers Rock" Post this weekend!!!
  14. January 12th, 2010 at 3:40 pm
    Margot says:
    This is a fabulous idea to create closeness in families. We have more ways to communicate than ever - technologically speaking - and yet we truly share even less I believe. This is a good way to change that.
  15. January 14th, 2010 at 3:54 am
    Meeks says:
    This is such a great idea, that I am putting a link to this post on "My 5 links for the week". I hope it is ok to use your photo. If you want me to take it off, just send me an email, and I can do that for you!

    Love your site! Love the title!
  16. March 28th, 2010 at 4:31 pm
    Sylvia says:
    I just love this idea. I printed out all four question PDF's and have been cutting them out for our family dinner tonight. I just wish I had a cutting instrument because my hands are cramping cutting out all of the great questions. Thanks so much for this!! It was needed. :)
  17. December 6th, 2010 at 9:29 pm
    Kristin Bolling says:
    I bought table conversation cards for my nieces and nephews this christmas :( I could have been a lot more creative and made my own jar, not to mention saved at least $10 bucks using this. I was a day late and a dollar short. Do you have a new set of questions out yet?
  18. August 3rd, 2011 at 8:40 pm
    Kristy says:
    This was great! I did it with my family.. We enjoyed messy fajitas as we spoke about the questions! It's our new tradition!
  19. September 24th, 2011 at 10:39 am
    Ruthie D says:
    THank you so much for this list. What a great idea!! I love it.
  20. October 19th, 2011 at 4:33 pm
    Suzanne says:
    Great idea... make up your own questions!
  21. October 20th, 2011 at 3:34 pm
    Table Topic Questions says:
    Thank you so much for sharing this... wonderful:)
  22. October 30th, 2011 at 12:41 pm
    Corina says:
    Such a fabulous idea! Thanks so much for sharing this! Just printed it out and going to find a jar to put them in today!
  23. November 7th, 2011 at 6:51 pm
    Dani Lamb says:
    I do something very similar...it has been quite a hit with out family of 5 children of various ages..teenages, too. I also use it with my youth group kids. It has been an enlightening way to dig deep into their day/lives and keep "in the loop"!

    Thanks for the great ideas!
    D
  24. January 12th, 2012 at 11:26 am
    Joanna says:
    Love, Love, Love this!
  25. February 11th, 2012 at 8:58 am
    pippy76 says:
    Love the idea of the questions! I actually use with my classroom.
  26. March 28th, 2012 at 4:33 pm
    Deirdre @ Ladies Holiday says:
    Just found this on Pinterest- LOVE IT! Thank you for making it an easy printable too!
  27. January 7th, 2013 at 11:20 am
    Camille says:
    Awesome- I needed some fresh questions for our topic jar. Thanks for the help!!
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