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Old 02-22-2008, 03:50 AM   #11
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Weekdays I never eat past 7pm, so dinner is usually between 6-6:30pm. Weekends if we are going out for dinner and staying out late after its anywhere between 7-9pm.

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Old 02-22-2008, 04:01 AM   #12
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Here, it depends on the day of the week and who's actually eating. When the kids were small, dinner time on weekdays was about 6pm.

Now, I usually settle down with a bowl of soup around 7pm.

On saturday, however, when I actually have the entire day to cook at my leisure, and dinner is more of a formal affair, dinner is usually between 7:30 and 8pm.

How can we sleep while our beds are burning???
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Old 02-22-2008, 05:29 AM   #13
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I'm in the "got kids-eat early camp". I try for 5 but usually ends up 5:30. 6 if I have to stop and break up a smackdown or help with homework!
Every sunday I roast a hunk of meat, we try to make that a 3 or 4pm dinner. Key word, try.
Not that there's anything wrong with that.....
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Old 02-22-2008, 06:38 AM   #14
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We eat at 6:30. He gets cranky if not fed by then.
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Old 02-22-2008, 07:21 AM   #15
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I get home from work around 6 if I don't stop at the supermarket first so dinner is never before that. We will eat anywhere from 6:00 (if DW cooked) to 7:30. 6:30 is probably what we do most though.
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Old 02-22-2008, 07:34 AM   #16
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Currently we eat at 5:15 during the week and 6:00 on the weekends. That is likely to change once the weather improves and the days are longer. DH likes to be outside workig on things!!
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Old 02-22-2008, 07:57 AM   #17
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Our dinner time is 9-9:30 pm
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Old 02-22-2008, 08:57 AM   #18
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I don't even get home till at least 5:30 p.m., usually more like 5:45, and I don't start cooking right away I wind down with a glass of wine and the newspaper and usually don't start cooking till during or after the 6:30 national news, so we generally eat between 7:30 and 8.
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Old 02-22-2008, 09:00 AM   #19
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Whatever time I get home from work, that's when he starts cooking...lol, Not sure what happened to the dinner is ready idea...maybe because I never get home on time.
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Old 02-22-2008, 09:49 AM   #20
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Dinner is usually 6:00 in the winter, summer time could vary.

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