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Help! My Boyfriend Is Injured. What Can I Make That He Can Eat Through a Straw?

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Q: My boyfriend was assaulted and badly injured while biking to work today. He's doing well, but eating dinner tonight proved to be a challenge. He ended up having some store-bought soup that he wasn't thrilled about. Do you have any suggestions for delicious recipes that can be consumed through a straw?

Sent by Tessa

Editor: Tessa, I'm so sorry to hear about your boyfriend! We've had some questions in the past from readers who weren't able to chew, so you might find some good suggestions in these posts:

Help! I'm Getting My Wisdom Teeth Out. What Can I Eat?
Help! What Are Some Foods I Can Eat Without Chewing?

Readers, do you have any ideas for tasty meals that can be consumed through a straw?

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(Image: Orangette's Lentil Soup by Emma Christensen)