Great guide on portion planning for large parties, Bbq's, Holiday's, any large major gathering where food is involved.
Cheap and Wise: Cater Your Own Party
Large trays with fresh fruit and sweet vanilla dipping sauce. Large 4 cheese tray with butter crackers.
Cooking For Crowds http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/cooking-for-crowds-for-dummies-cheat-sheet.html
Baked Ziti for 30-40 people (this does not include any meat in this recipe). Can be frozen ahead, thawed and reheated to serve.
Party Recipes : sausage and peppers, baked mostacioli, grilled chicken, Mediterranean salad, zucchini
a cute way to serve dip on a veggie platte
Cooking for Crowds for Dummies helps you cook for large crowds for weddings, parties, and various other events.
17 Ways To Feed a Crowd | How Does She
Pulled Pork for 100~ (maybe divide the recipe up accordingly for a large family gathering, kid's party or regular family meal with leftovers) Behind the Bites: June 2013