Even the busiest family home has a formal dining. At least, that’s what we wanted. The idea of a formal dining is to entertain our adult guests and also learn the kids at a young age that a 5 course dinner can be enjoyable as long as you know what to expect. Yes you can be part of a fun discussion over great food too. Bonnie has her own ideas about this. She sometimes does her homework at the dining table. The room is in open contact with the living-, family room so that one will be up next.