This. My DH is gone Monday a.m. to Friday evening every week, so DD and I are on our own. We do have dinner late on Fridays so we can eat with DH, but I wouldn't do that every night, it's no fun keeping DD distracted while we wait.
Originally Posted by doodah
moms and kids can still have a family meal even without dad. that is at least some structure for the kids, even if dad cant join every day.
Amelia, married to Bear since 12/31/04; our daughter Rowan was born 8/6/09; our daughter Sapphira was born 8/17/12; due with DD3 6/17/15 (but after one two weeks late and one three weeks early, I'm not expecting a due-date baby!)