Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

When you make dinner,who gets the biggest/best portion?

Your SO,you,or your kid(s)?
My husband gets the best/most because he works hard

 
butterflyblue19

Asked by butterflyblue19 at 5:30 PM on Mar. 9, 2011 in Relationships

Level 50 (383,297 Credits)
This question is closed.
Answers (22)
  • My Honey he is worth it
    buttonlts

    Answer by buttonlts at 5:31 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • uhhh no, we don't do that. husband and i get even portions and there's always extra if either of us wants more. why would anyone get a best portion anyway? it should either be served evenly or by whoever eats more
    momofone725

    Answer by momofone725 at 5:33 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • my husband bc he eats the most... my kids get as much as they can eat
    zperez0809

    Answer by zperez0809 at 5:34 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • Kids first then mommy and daddy. Nobody gets a "best".
    tiddliwinks

    Answer by tiddliwinks at 5:34 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • It varies and usually ends up being random but If I made a certain person's favorite then I tend to try to give them the best piece
    kayslay

    Answer by kayslay at 5:36 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • Kids get theirs first then hubby and I get equal portions, if there's some left over whoever is still hungry can go back and get more.
    countrygirl06

    Answer by countrygirl06 at 5:36 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • Husband.
    gutterflower585

    Answer by gutterflower585 at 5:36 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • My husband. He eats far more than I do.

    When our son was still living at home, they pretty much tied when it came to portion size. The key was squirreling away enough food for me to eat without one of them getting to it first.. lol
    pixie_trix

    Answer by pixie_trix at 5:38 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • My eight year old grandson feels he should take the majority of whatever is there. When we pass things around, he starts to completely heap his plate. I have to remind him to take a serving and pass it on. He literally would take the whole dish. He might or might not eat it all. He tends to want one thing and not eat anything else. It is ongoing training to teach him to be considerate at the dinner table. My son says at his other grandparents, boys are tops and they are given all, while the girls and the rest of the family take what is left. They are from the Phillippines.
    tootoobusy

    Answer by tootoobusy at 5:43 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

  • I get dibbs. We both work full time and I'm the only one that cooks- besides I'm pregnant and that's how he wants it.
    meandrphoto

    Answer by meandrphoto at 5:45 PM on Mar. 9, 2011

close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN