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3 Benefits of Taking the Family Out to Dinner March 19, 2019

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3 Benefits of Taking the Family Out to Dinner, Orange Beach, Alabama

Between working a nine to five job and taking your children to school and extracurriculars, it can be difficult to squeeze in some much-needed family time. That’s why sharing a meal together is an excellent way to bond and enjoy one another’s company. Here are a few reasons why you should take your family out to a restaurant for dinner on a routine basis.

3 Reasons to Dine with Your Family at a Restaurant

1. Celebrates Special Occasions

restaurantDining out with family is a fun way to celebrate milestones, such as birthdays and graduations. You can also use this meal to acknowledge many of your kids’ achievements, whether it’s acing a difficult exam or scoring the winning home run in their baseball game.

2. Removes Distractions

While eating dinner as a family at home is important, it’s easier to be tempted by technology and other distractions, like the television. When you’re dining at a restaurant, there are expectations regarding etiquette, so you’re less likely to pull your phone out every time you get a message or a phone call.

3. Improves Communication

Dining at a restaurant provides you with a few hours so you can have longer conversations than you might have at home. This is a more neutral setting where you can learn more about what’s going on in your kids’ lives. It’s also a chance to share experiences together and help develop your child’s language skills.

 

If you’re looking to bring your family to a restaurant that offers healthy options, stop into Barefoot Island Grill. Located in Orange Beach, AL, this popular family-owned dining establishment features a wide lunch and dinner menu — everything from fresh seafood to salads and sandwiches. They are known for their innovative flavors and exceptional customer service. Call (251) 256-0055 today to make a reservation or visit them online to browse their menu.

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