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Title:
Come to the table : a celebration of family life
Author:
Christopher, Doris.
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Publication Information:
New York : Warner Books, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
193 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780446524285
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

In this helpful and heartfelt book, Doris Christopher shows families how to honor and celebrate one of our most beloved traditions: togetherness around the family table. An American entrepreneur, who is also an enterprising American mom, Christopher serves up a blend of inspiration and practical advice, revealing the ways dozens of others have transformed their tables into vehicles for strengthening family life. Book jacket.


Author Notes

Doris Christopher is a businesswoman, a wife, and a mother. She is president and founder of The Pampered Chef, Ltd. and she is recognized as one of the "Top Fifty Women Business Owners" by Working Woman magazine.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 1
Celebrationsp. 13
Sundaysp. 33
Teenagers and the Tablep. 51
Winter Comfortsp. 69
Communities, Neighbors, and Friendsp. 85
Holidaysp. 101
The Children's Hourp. 117
Summer Pleasuresp. 133
Family Reunionsp. 149
Reaching Outp. 171
Epiloguep. 189