I guess there are probably a few reasons it is important for me.
- culturally the sharing of food is a nurturing, celebratory, family/friends gathering sort of activity
- it is an opportunity for us all to be together in the midst of busy days when one person is at work, another at school, another at home etc for much of the day
- it is an opportunity to talk as a whole family so everyone is involved in the conversation (similar to the previous point I guess)
- it is a...