Something Is Changing in the Way People Eat at Home
Out with the kitchen table, and in with the couch.
More People Are Eating Meals on Couches and in Bedrooms - The Atlantic with
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Americans are not eating dinner at the table anymore. Lifestyles have changed drastically as a result of focus on careers and independence.
Anelyse M. Weiler
A growing number of eaters may be dining on the couch or in the bedroom instead of at a table.
's Josée Johnston and Shyon Baumann explain how this is tied to cultural dynamics like gender inequality in cooking and screen time:
my kitchen table is for work and my coffee table is for dinner
Profs. Baumann and Johnston on changes in eating at home — More People Are Eating Meals on Couches and in Bedrooms - The Atlantic
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The Atlantic is on it