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If there's one day of the year when your gluten-free, no-wheat, green-juice-a-day, macrobiotic-on-Sunday, sugar-free, fat-free, fun-free diet should take a break, it's tomorrow. Celebrating family and food, Thanksgiving is one of our personal favorite holidays, not only because it's a feel-good, bittersweet time of reflection, but also because it's an opportunity to stuff our faces.
Gorging and Thanksgiving go hand in hand, but oftentimes, the meal itself also can be a dressy occasion. Don't torture yourself deciding between undoing your zipper for a little more breathing room and going after another scoop of potatoes — tomorrow, you can have your cake (and pie and cranberry sauce) and eat it too. Ahead, eight clever ways (spanning the spectrum of attractiveness and expandability) to help you nurture a happy, healthy food baby without any weird relatives asking whether you're actually pregnant.