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Search on Google for "Eggface's Ricotta Bake" If you can eat cottage cheese you can have ricotta. That recipe is delish! I also like to take refried Beans, smear them out in the bottom of a little bowl, put in some tabasco and sprinkle cheese on the top, and nuke it til the cheese melts. Good Protein there, and OK on the soft diet I was given.

Good luck and Bon Appétit!

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like the above poster suggested, check "The World According to Eggface" blog. Her ricotta bake recipe is hugely popular, but she's got other recipes on there as well - some for all stages.

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I am making tuna salad, fresh avocado, baked fish, sweet potatoes, Bone Broth chicken noodle Soup,

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7 minutes ago, Tinesia said:

I am making tuna salad, fresh avocado, baked fish, sweet potatoes, Bone Broth chicken noodle Soup,

This all sounds right and delicious!

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I am bad at logging, and now i wish i had. I cannot remember for the life of me what i ate during the puree stage LOLOL.. It was only a year ago and even though i am still at a few bites and done unless it is soup... i cannot recall what i ate in the earlier stages.

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My go to at this point (I am right at 4 weeks) is put some refried Beans in my bowl, then add some ground turkey, salsa and cheese and put in the microwave. It so yummy.. That and the ricotta bake is popular.

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5 hours ago, 10SDIVA56 said:

What search topics would you suggest. I have tried several and got nothing.

Usually searches by phase and//or stage should yield some helpful results like search for 'soft food phase', 'pureed food phase',, etc.

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Here's something I threw together that was approved for my weeks 4-6 after surgery that was pretty delish. I'm calling it "Bariatric Lasagna".

1/2 cup soft cooked macaroni 1/2 cup ricotta cheese 1/2 cup cottage cheese 1/4 no sugar added spaghetti sauce Mix all ingredients. top with some mozzarella and parmesan cheese. Microwave until warm and cheese is melted. Makes about 4 half cup servings.

I guess if you aren't vegetarian you could add some hamburger if you are allowed it.

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