Q: My boyfriend had surgery last night, and the doctor said that it's nothing but clear fluids for a week. I have a freezer full of chicken stock, and jello is permitted, but what else can I make him that are gut-friendly and not completely boring?
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Editor: Wishing your boyfriend a speedy recovery! Some of these past posts might have good meal ideas for you:
• What Are Good Recipes for a Liquid, Choke-Proof Diet?
• Festive Thanksgiving Foods on a Liquid Diet?
• Soft, Easy to Chew Meal Ideas for a Recovering Patient?
Readers, what other liquid foods do you recommend?
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