Some do it every day, three times a day for decades. It's quite a feat of creativity really, especially if you have a big family. but it's also quite a privilege and those of us who can do this are the lucky ones.
My local supermarket have made-up bags of food which you can purchase along with your shopping for the local Food Bank - a simple way to help put food on someone else's table.
I love to set a beautiful table. It adds to the pleasure.
A candle, a flower and a napkin does it for me.
I left the fallen petals from a vase of alstroemeria for a few days because I liked the pattern..
Do you have favourite tableware and rituals around meals?