My kids have been in charge of deciding what we are having for dinner for most of 2020. We started a dinner/dishes chart when we were all quarantined at home in March. The kid that gets to unload the dishwasher that day also gets to pick what we have for dinner. This system has worked great for the most part and has cut out on a lot of complaining at dinner time. I've noticed that the kids are less likely to complain about dinner because one of their siblings really likes it. That's a win! And another win is that a lot of time the kid that picked dinner will also help me make it. I started taking pictures of our dinners and posting them in my Instagram stories with the hashtag #jennymakesdinner and saving them in highlight bubbles labeled "dinner ideas" and "more dinners". When I need dinner inspiration I often scroll through the saved stories to get ideas. Yesterday my son wanted spaghetti for dinner, but everyone else complained that we have it A
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