The 8 Most Awkward Family Dinner Conversations

Family dinners are all alike; each is awkward in its own way. In The Secrets of Happy Families, author Bruce Feiler offers tips on the right way to have family dinner, among hundreds of other strategies for building a happy home.

1. “So about that report card…”

3. “Are you doing drugs?!”

5. The “birds and the bees” talk.

6. The puberty talk.

7. “That outfit is not appropriate for your age.”

8. “Sooo…do you have a crush on anyone?”

For happier (and less awkward) family interactions, pick up a copy of The Secrets of Happy Families by Bruce Feiler!

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