These questions make for enriching dinner table conversation, but they can be equally illuminating if you simply ask them of yourself. I stumbled onto the idea of asking big questions because I needed them myself. They drive our growth, and we can come back to them year after year.
- How do you decide who is in your family? Who gets put on your family tree?
- Are there people you’re not related to whom you treat like family? What leads you to treat them that way?
- Conversely, do you have relatives you don’t treat like family why?