We're planning a birthday party for one of our kids. Do you have any easy-to-prep ideas for a lunch we'll be serving at a park to 30ish kids and adults. Since we'll be at the park and I don't want to mess with a grill I'd rather only serve things... (more)
My son is turning 4 and is having a bacon and lumberjacks themed birthday party. It should be great, but I am just seeking out a recipe for a bacon dip that would work with veggies and plantain chips. There's lots of dips out there, but we are... (more)
Hi! New to Paleo but really trying to throw myself into it. I've a bit of a celebration this weekend and my go to drink is normally spiced rum and coke. I've read that rum is Paleo (enough to get away with) so I'm just looking for some... (more)
A friend of mind is considering going Paleo since my fiance and I have been talking his ear off about it since we started. We wanted to invite him over for dinner this week and cook him something mind blowing so he would finally take the Paleo... (more)
It's my birthday on Saturday. I'm hoping to have a celebration complete with an interesting main dish, some side dishes and, most important, a fun dessert. Alcoholic drink recipes are appreciated as well! As this is my birthday I expect... (more)
I've got a party to go to and I have to bring something the catch is it's going to have a bunch of vegetarians at it and I don't want to bring a vegetable platter. Please also nothing "Indian" because there's going to be tons of that there... (more)
Hey everybody, I??m on a Paleo Diet for about 2 months now, and I??m pretty strict with myself, except when I go out partying. I ususally go out once in a week. In the Paleo Process I lost about 12 pounds, which was my goal since I was... (more)
Hey guys! I am throwing my husband a graduation party for graduating the Police Academy, and we are doing all appetizers. While some of our family members are pitching in and making appetizers (that I guarantee are not Paleo), I want to have the... (more)
Bacon wrapped scallops, guacamole with veggies, some kind of cocktail meatballs (??).
The Super Bowl is coming up on February 5 - weeks away. How are you going to navigate the classic American gauntlet that is Super Bowl food - Host your own party with paleo food? Go to someone else's house and fast? Bring some paleo food to... (more)
Traditional Buffalo Wings consist of chicken wings, butter, and hot sauce. I'll be taking 10 pounds of wings to my friends' annual party. On the other hand, I won't be especially strict that day.
I'm having some co-workers over for a Christmas party and none of them are paleo. I need some ideas for some good paleo finger foods. I'm thinking deviled eggs, meatballs, some veggies...What are your favorites?
To all you master chefs, i need help with my kale chips! i want to make a batch that is good enough to take to a party as my "snack to pass." my kale chips always come out 'good enough' for me - but quite crumbly??? my other dilema is that i... (more)
EDIT Aug 2, 2011 - Does anyone know if you are locked into the room for the day or if you can switch rooms from session to session? I definitely hope we can go mobile. Also, why on Earth would they schedule Stephan Guyenet and Emily Deans in the... (more)
Ack! It's October, time for the Annual Dress up and door to door collection for childhood Diabetes... Let's discuss great ideas for the kids, parties, etc that are Paleo and candy free, but still good fun for the kids.
I plan on letting my kids devour as much of the junk as they want on Halloween, since they don't eat much crap the rest of the year. Of course, I will just secretly hope it makes them miserably ill. :) It's too much of a downer, IMO to be... (more)
My husband and I have been dealing with this quandary for awhile as he's very intolerant of MSG and its dirty lookalikes. Catered food is so often low quality and usually covered in sauces - the last wedding we attended had fried chicken, BBQ... (more)
If it were a formal sit down dinner, I'd eat well (protein and fat) just before, and then push food around on my plate, eat the salad naked, etc. Frankly, in social situations like that, people are more preoccupied about reuniting with old... (more)
I love throwing dinner parties and BBQ's however I get mixed emotions on the type of meat to buy. Part of me wants to show by example and buy grass fed/pastured meats. However, I know about 80% of my guest could care less, therefore, the other... (more)
Good morning! I am going to a bachelorette party in June and we got an email with everything they will be serving, and of course, none of it is Paleo. I need some suggestions on snacks I can make ahead of time in order to stick with my lifestyle.... (more)
I am attending a bachelorette party this weekend that lasts all weekend. Friday night is a house party with drinks (beer and some mystery punch I'm sure) and the hosts are cooking the food. I have no idea what they are planning on preparing. ... (more)
I just attended my first Halloween party of the year and sucessfully avoided most non-Paleo foods. The only non-Paleo item I ate was some beans in a bowl of chili. I meant to pick them out but I was socializing and forgot until halfway through. ... (more)
So I've been paleo for a couple months now and was recently at a halloween party. At the party I had a brownie and a very small piece of cookie cake. Already I feel extremely bloated and also have a headache. Does anyone have any good ideas for... (more)
Just go back to eating the way you normally do. don't stress about it. Cheats happen, and the best thing to do is to go back to eating normal.
I've never eaten at a Vegan event so I'm not sure what to expect. I've never been vegetarian or vegan and I don't have any Vegan friends. I have some vegetarian friends but they're never evangelical about it so they're fine with me eating meat... (more)