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by 55 · May 21, 2013 at 01:00 PM

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)

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RK 0 · May 21, 2013 at 11:32 AM

I don't know the age (this wouldn't work well with toddlers!) but my kids love "make your own mini skewers." Use toothpicks, (short, or the slightly longer ones you can find sometimes). You can do a fruit version and a savory version (cheese,... (more)

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by 5 · May 30, 2013 at 06:07 PM

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)

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Nick_39 0 · May 30, 2013 at 06:07 PM

I have in the past made a very tasty (blasphemy) SAD blt dip that consisted of 1 part cream cheese to 1 part mayo with lots of diced up tomato, crumbled crispy bacon, and shredded lettuce and cheese on top to garnish. I think this would work with... (more)

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by 85 · December 06, 2012 at 04:13 PM

Do you have any suggestion of paleo foods to make/buy to bring to office parties? Preferably something that wont break the bank.....

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Baba 0 · December 06, 2012 at 06:28 AM

Frittata (Italian style omelette with vegetables). Can be eaten warm or cold, sliced like a tart.

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by 499 · November 01, 2012 at 07:52 PM

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)

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CDone 0 · November 01, 2012 at 01:43 AM

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.

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by 30 · January 21, 2013 at 05:59 AM

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)

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Poop_Master_MC 0 · September 22, 2012 at 11:50 PM

Use Diet Coke, don't be a wussy.

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by 25 · June 18, 2012 at 07:10 PM

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)

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ecks 0 · June 18, 2012 at 04:08 PM

Hack food that they would normally think they were giving up. Few ideas include the below Pizza with Bacon and ground beef crust (Pie plate is the easiest way to cook this): ![alt text][1] Chicken Sandwich (Of course between 2 steaks- the... (more)

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by 268 · October 20, 2013 at 05:58 AM

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)

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Severine 0 · May 16, 2012 at 05:12 PM

I threw a party last month and made some snacks for guests: Sweet Potato-Frittata, Stuffed Mushrooms and Zucchinis, Pizza egg muffins, Raspberry Muffins and Lemon Muffins with blueberry frosting, the guests were happy ;) (more)

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by 25 · May 23, 2012 at 06:12 PM

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)

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Lo_1 0 · May 23, 2012 at 06:12 PM

chorizo stuffed, bacon wrapped dates... =)

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by 419 · April 19, 2012 at 04:35 AM

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)

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HA 0 · April 19, 2012 at 04:35 AM

I tear the leaves off from the stems, tear the leaves into chip sized pieces, toss in a bowl with a liberal amount of oil + kosher salt. Then I spread them in a single layer on a pan, put in a 400 degree oven, and watch them like a hawk. I start... (more)

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by 789 · April 07, 2012 at 08:18 PM

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)

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bc4work 0 · April 07, 2012 at 03:07 AM

Chowstalker has an excellent vegetarian section. I don't know if they, or you, are open to cheese.... but they have some really tasty looking goat cheese stuffed baby peppers. I'd go to the farmers market and pick up some really good goat's... (more)

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by 369 · March 10, 2012 at 10:55 PM

I saw the first thread on PaleoFX. Now the real question is...where the (after) party at?! (more)

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by 1003 · May 07, 2012 at 04:31 PM

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 relatively... (more)

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Amanda_6 0 · May 07, 2012 at 04:31 PM

Do you have gluten sensitivity? I found through elimination/re-introduction that I cannot drink any spirits that are made from gluten-containing grains without getting diarrhea. If you Google the subject, there's heated debate; some people argue... (more)

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by 6218 · December 09, 2011 at 12:36 AM

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)

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The_Loon 0 · December 05, 2011 at 06:01 PM

You might get "lucky" and have some sort of a tamale-pie option which may also be gluten free. It will probably have beans. If you are super lucky, you might get something fun like coconut ice cream. It will be too sweet. I would eat well... (more)

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by 399 · November 22, 2011 at 04:20 AM

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)

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themommybug 0 · November 21, 2011 at 09:17 PM

Bacon wrapped scallops, guacamole with veggies, some kind of cocktail meatballs (??).

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by 45 · October 23, 2011 at 02:57 PM

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)

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Kewpie 0 · October 23, 2011 at 12:58 PM

Sounds like you did great. Beans are not really a big deal. I would consider chili a totally acceptable option. I only have one Halloween event on my calendar, and frankly I am considering skipping it. It's not a party per se, it's just a... (more)

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by 536 · August 25, 2011 at 06:00 PM

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)

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Tom_R_ 0 · August 25, 2011 at 06:00 PM

Try not to give yourself a complex over the food (trust me, I've been there). Laura and others have good suggestions. Load your bags up with good snacks that you can go to when you get hungry. Take a bag with you to the river with your "stuff" in... (more)

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by 2817 · December 16, 2011 at 02:29 PM

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)

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familygrokumentarian 0 · August 03, 2011 at 04:07 PM

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)

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by 13680 · August 02, 2011 at 04:54 PM

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)

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Stabby 0 · July 22, 2011 at 10:27 PM

A lot of that looks great. I would most of all want to see Emily Deans and Jaime Scott on diet, lifestyle, and resiliency. They're both extremely interesting and the topic is one that I'm interested in. Nora G, Seth Roberts and anything else on... (more)

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by 5624 · June 15, 2011 at 05:34 PM

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)

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dzone 0 · June 15, 2011 at 03:18 PM

I know a lot of folks who don’t eat eggs (they’re allergic, for health reasons, or concerns about animal cruelty). Here’s an awesome site that gives tips on cooking and baking without eggs: http://EggFreeLiving.com (more)

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by 12108 · January 20, 2012 at 03:24 AM

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)

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Eric_12 0 · January 20, 2012 at 03:24 AM

Potato skins at our place.

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by 693 · May 31, 2012 at 03:04 PM

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?

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Ellen 0 · November 19, 2010 at 03:13 AM

Flax seed pizza crust with your choice of topping cut into small squares Jalapeno peppers cut in half and stuffed with chicken and baked HB eggs stuffed with guacamole Stuffed mushroom Endive with your fav chicken salad recipe Chicken... (more)

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by 22684 · October 28, 2011 at 08:36 PM

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.

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Heidi_1 0 · October 28, 2011 at 08:36 PM

I don't agree with the idea of being too limiting in what you hand-out to other people's kids. Halloween is supposed to be fun! And other kids can be really mean about making fun of your children if your family has a reputation for handing out... (more)