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Picky Eaters

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Cooking for a family of "I hate that!" List of dislikes to follow

by catseefood 2 months ago

So I cook for an house hold of myself, 13 y/o child in my custody, and over 55 y/o parents. 13 y/o hates pasta, wei...


Foxeyblue commented 17 days ago

Boston with my Son

by jvan 28 days ago

My 14 year old son (not a fussy eater) and I are heading to Boston, staying in Mission Hill, close to the Back of the...


total13 commented 17 days ago

Multi generational family dinner

by ellkayem 23 days ago

Looking for a restaurant in West village area on a Saturday night to please a group that will include an 80 something...


Kathyd1 commented 22 days ago

Basic eaters: need an SF dinner joint w/ decent bar

by zunzie 1 month ago

Meeting out of town family friends for dinner in SF tonight. They're afraid of anything 'too fancy' and 'too spicy'. ...


DavidT commented 26 days ago

Married a Meat and Potatoes Man....Help!

by Mermazon 10 years ago

First off, I must comment how happy I am to find people who love food and cooking as much as I do! There are some gre...


mrbigs68us commented 3 months ago

Family Gathering

by stephanieupnorth 3 months ago

Hi there, long time reader, first time posting! I'm hosting a gathering for 10 family members including my young c...

outRIAAge commented 3 months ago

Oahu - Kualoa Ranch Lunch Spot

by princess00 6 months ago

We will be visiting Kualoa Ranch for their Movie Tour one morning of our trip. I am thinking we will need to grab lu...


roro808 commented 6 months ago

San Francisco Trip Meal Recommendations

by stepha12 10 months ago

I will be traveling to San Francisco at the end of June. There are six of us (2 adults and 4 children). I am lookin...

free sample addict aka Tracy L commented 9 months ago

Dinner party gone awkward

by matchapopcorn 10 months ago

I decided to edit out specific details from this post to avoid possible social faux pas in the future. So this we...


fryerlover commented 10 months ago

Banishing food-fussiness/weird phobias

by GreyGuitar 11 months ago

Ok weird post alert... this may not even be comprehensible by some. So for basically my whole life I've been the p...


Billy33 commented 11 months ago

Restaurant for non-picky (but picky) girlfriend!

by DReborn 12 months ago

hi all, i consider myself a foodie and have a roster of all the "best" restaurants in LA. Here's the problem: girlfri...

katydid13 commented 12 months ago

Planning Easter Brunch for Multiple Picky Adult Eaters

by DeaconBlues 1 year ago

My wife's family is coming over for Easter next week. We have a large entertaining space so we end up hosting some ...


julesrules commented 1 year ago

HELP! I'm a really picky eater!

by PickyCupcake 1 year ago

I'm a really picky eater and I became an adult recently. The only things I eat would be some fast food like chicken n...

nannygoat commented 1 year ago

Learning to Like It

by Procrastibaker 10 years ago

I am a firm believer that one can learn to like, and even enjoy, eating just about anything. From personal experience...


sandylc commented 1 year ago

"Difficult" kids' recipes

by biggreenmatt 1 year ago

Arright. Here goes nothing on what may be a contradiction in terms. My 5 and 3 yr old niece and nephew are coming...


highlyunlikely commented 1 year ago

Need a tasty fish recipe to convert a non-fish eater!

by Lucky1 10 years ago

What kind of fish meal would you serve to a picky eater who never eats fish, but wants to expand their horizons beyon...

perk commented 1 year ago

Fussy eaters; Special orders

by anotherjennifer 1 year ago

My husband and my son don't like cheese. At all. Not even a bit. Sometimes a dish sounds mostly like a good idea, but...

MacTAC commented 1 year ago

Picky Eater in Paris

by steveb1952 2 years ago

I'm a foodie and my wife is a picky eater. Luckily she is very accommodating and we go to places I want to try. But, ...


bronwen commented 1 year ago

I need help with my picky eating teen

by Libertyt13 1 year ago

So my daughter is 15 and she has always been picky but now it's gotten WORSE. I tried to feed her different vegetable...


maccrogenoff commented 1 year ago

Cooking for a Picky (Adult) Eater

by mareesha 5 years ago

My husband and I have very different tastes in food. I will try anything, and like most things, while he has a very s...


hayla99 commented 1 year ago