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Q: My friend just lost her mother and will be coming back home after the funeral in a few days. I'd like to stock her freezer with some single-serving meals so she doesn't need to think about cooking when she gets back. Vegetarian options would be preferable and definitely no cheese.

Sent by Kim

Editor: Kim, our readers always have such great suggestions for situations like these! Here's a good post to start with, too:

Help Me Fill My Freezer With Nourishing Goodies Before My Baby Comes!

Personally, I'm a big fan of simple soups, like the Zucchini Garlic Soup pictured above. Readers, what else would you suggest?

Related: Hospitality: What Meals Do You Take to Friends?

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