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Make mealtimes extra special with The Moomins and family bonding

Posted: 10 December 2012
by Claire O'Donnell

The Moomins
Add a little Scandi-chic to your family meals

Looks like The Moomins are on trend with this convivial scene of the family gathered together for a meal – even if mischievous Little My looks as if she’s about to topple backwards in that precarious chair, tut tut! The benefits of dining en famille have been much heralded of late, as we hear how the much-loved tradition is being squeezed due to lack of time.

The message? Make time to sit down and eat together at least once a week, and keep the tradition of the good old-fashioned Sunday roast alive. The benefits? Gathering together in a relaxed ambience is one of the best ways to catch up on family life, to take the time to talk over highs and lows, and to bond with your family.

To help you dine in true Scandi-chic Moomin style, you’ll find a delightful collection of tableware featuring this cute Finnish family, from durable placemats and coasters to porcelain plates, cups and trays, from Northlight (though, of course, we are not for one minute suggesting trays perched on knees in front of the telly!). Not a bit. 


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This is a wonderful time especially when you do it with the whole family. Get together, take a break from the working rush, sincere conversation homemade food. These moments are simply not forgotten. Personally, I prefer to use the CBD before such an evening meal to get rid of the feeling of stress that I get at work. To have dinner without hysteria.

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