Most people will lose weight on a daily diet of calories, which is the total calorie count for all the food pictured here. (Nicole's note: I'm not advocating a 1500 calorie a day diet, merely trying to demonstrate portion sizes)
Outback Steakhouse Bloomin Onion Recipe (dipping sauce too!) I only did the dipping sauce to pair with my onion rings. The sauce had a little horseradish in it to give it a kick and some ketchup and mayo.
Possible economical DIY for the wedding? Not to mention they'd double as emergency candles after. Make your own candles for less than 2 dollars a piece. you can even add scents and color. All natural soy.