The day starts with them all having breakfast, together.
I do believe it's a social thing. I'm eating and they should join me, so they think. It's the washing out of the bowls that can get a little ridiculous after awhile. I'm a bit fanatical about that and would never put food in a bowl that is not completely cleaned. I hear you laughing...thinking "ya sure".
So if I'm at home and in the kitchen this is what goes on. Of course, I am away a good part of the day feeding cats and cleaning bowls along with other stinky things and when I return I am always happy to see these 5 silly little faces. But, when home, I literally have to stay out of the kitchen.
Maybe I should start making them work for their food. Ya...that's the ticket."Here mousie....mousie.... "