How to Defend Against Diet Bullies
Learn how to keep your diet and friendships intact with these diet tips
As for the 15 appetizers you could do without ...
If you're not in the mood to eat multiple courses, just say at the beginning that you brought cash and you'll be ordering your own food," says Conason. Try suggesting vegetarian restaurants, which are likely to have healthier options. Or invite everyone over for a potluck style supper club -- they're less likely to harp on your healthy choices if you're not announcing them from the menu as you put in your order.