family bonding! chalkboard tabletop drawn with "placemats", "menu", and "question" to answer- menu is written in for the meal, while waiting for dinner, children answer the written question by drawing their answer inside their placemat with chalk, discuss the answers over dinner- how awesome!
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Take a mason jar and spray the lid with chalkboard paint.
DIY Chalkboard Table Runner for Effortless Dinner Parties...
I like this chalkboard table runner