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message 1: by Dawn (Kat N Hat) (last edited Feb 04, 2014 06:57PM) (new)

Dawn (Kat N Hat) (katnhat) This month is a throwback to a 2012 challenge.

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Goal:Goal read 1 for each of the 7 shows.
February 1st to 28th

Food Network
1. Diners, Drive-ins and Dives Read a book where a character works in the food industry; or has blonde hair; or has a “guy” on the cover.
2. Chopped Read a book about a contest; or has a judge as a character; or has a basket on the cover.
3. Giada at Home Read a book with a character of italian descent; or set in California; or has a “Jade” colored cover.
4. Dinner Impossible Read a book with a spy character, or one that is undercover; or read a book where a character has to beat a deadline; or has food on the cover.
5. Good Eats Read a book that was a “good read” 5 stars; or a book that references Julia Child, Mr. Wizard or Monty Python; or a book that made you laugh out loud.
6.30 Minute Meals Read a short book (less than 200 pages); or A book whose author’s first and last name begin with the same letter; or a book where the character says some unique phrases.
7. Semi-Homemade Cooking Read a book with a girl on a budget; or a character that drinks too much; or a book someone you know had a critical review of but you enjoyed.


Be sure to list which option you chose.


Dawn (Kat N Hat) (katnhat) ...


message 3: by Audrey (new)

Audrey (godsmissiongal) I am in for this one Dawn.


message 4: by Penni (new)

Penni | 1284 comments Mod
How fun!

Goal:Goal read 1 for each of the 7 shows.


Food Network
1. Diners, Drive-ins and Dives Read a book where a character works in the food industry; or has blonde hair; or has a “guy” on the cover.
2. Chopped Read a book about a contest; or has a judge as a character; or has a basket on the cover.
3. Giada at Home Read a book with a character of italian descent; or set in California; or has a “Jade” colored cover.
4. Dinner Impossible Read a book with a spy character, or one that is undercover; or read a book where a character has to beat a deadline; or has food on the cover.
5. Good Eats Read a book that was a “good read” 5 stars; or a book that references Julia Child, Mr. Wizard or Monty Python; or a book that made you laugh out loud.
6.30 Minute Meals Read a short book (less than 200 pages); or A book whose author’s first and last name begin with the same letter; or a book where the character says some unique phrases.
7. Semi-Homemade Cooking Read a book with a girl on a budget; or a character that drinks too much; or a book someone you know had a critical review of but you enjoyed.


message 5: by Barbara ★ (last edited Mar 01, 2014 07:04AM) (new)

Barbara ★ | 2513 comments I'm in again.


READ: 7/7

✔1. Diners, Drive-ins and Dives: Read a book where a character works in the food industry; or has blonde hair; or has a “guy” on the cover.
The Quartered Sea (Quarters, #4) by Tanya Huff The Quartered Sea - Tanya Huff 2/13

✔2. Chopped: Read a book about a contest; or has a judge as a character; or has a basket on the cover.
Yours for the Taking (Domestic Gods, #4) by Robin Kaye Yours for the Taking - Robin Kaye 2/28

✔3. Giada at Home: Read a book with a character of italian descent; or set in California; or has a “Jade” colored cover.
Highlander Most Wanted (The Montgomerys and Armstrongs, #2) by Maya Banks Highlander Most Wanted - Maya Banks 2/7

✔4. Dinner Impossible: Read a book with a spy character, or one that is undercover; or read a book where a character has to beat a deadline; or has food on the cover.
Steel's Edge (The Edge, #4) by Ilona Andrews Steel's Edge - Ilona Andrews 2/25

✔5. Good Eats: Read a book that was a “good read” 5 stars; or a book that references Julia Child, Mr. Wizard or Monty Python; or a book that made you laugh out loud.
Unscrewed (A Chrissy McMullen Mystery #3) by Lois Greiman Unscrewed - Lois Greiman 2/17

✔6. 30 Minute Meals: Read a short book (less than 200 pages); or A book whose author’s first and last name begin with the same letter; or a book where the character says some unique phrases.
Dark Stranger (Primes, #8) by Susan Sizemore Dark Stranger - Susan Sizemore 2/5

✔7. Semi-Homemade Cooking: Read a book with a girl on a budget; or a character that drinks too much; or a book someone you know had a critical review of but you enjoyed.
Swept Away by a Kiss (Rogues of the Sea, #1) by Katharine Ashe Swept Away by a Kiss - Katharine Ashe 2/28

CHALLENGE COMPLETE


message 6: by Chaitra (new)

Chaitra (chaitra_ganesh) In.

Food Network
1. Diners, Drive-ins and Dives Read a book where a character works in the food industry; or has blonde hair; or has a “guy” on the cover.
2. Chopped Read a book about a contest; or has a judge as a character; or has a basket on the cover.
3. Giada at Home Read a book with a character of italian descent; or set in California; or has a “Jade” colored cover.
4. Dinner Impossible Read a book with a spy character, or one that is undercover; or read a book where a character has to beat a deadline; or has food on the cover.
5. Good Eats Read a book that was a “good read” 5 stars; or a book that references Julia Child, Mr. Wizard or Monty Python; or a book that made you laugh out loud.
6.30 Minute Meals Read a short book (less than 200 pages); or A book whose author’s first and last name begin with the same letter; or a book where the character says some unique phrases.
7. Semi-Homemade Cooking Read a book with a girl on a budget; or a character that drinks too much; or a book someone you know had a critical review of but you enjoyed.


message 7: by Diana S (last edited Feb 03, 2014 05:05PM) (new)

Diana S February Cable Channel Challenge- Food Network
Books Read: 0/7


Food Network
1. Diners, Drive-ins and Dives
Read a book where a character works in the food industry; or has blonde hair; or has a “guy” on the cover.
2. Chopped
Read a book about a contest; or has a judge as a character; or has a basket on the cover.
3. Giada at Home
Read a book with a character of italian descent; or set in California; or has a “Jade” colored cover.
4. Dinner Impossible
Read a book with a spy character, or one that is undercover; or read a book where a character has to beat a deadline; or has food on the cover.
5. Good Eats
Read a book that was a “good read” 5 stars; or a book that references Julia Child, Mr. Wizard or Monty Python; or a book that made you laugh out loud.
6. 30 Minute Meals
Read a short book (less than 200 pages); or A book whose author’s first and last name begin with the same letter; or a book where the character says some unique phrases.
7. Semi-Homemade Cooking
Read a book with a girl on a budget; or a character that drinks too much; or a book someone you know had a critical review of but you enjoyed.


message 8: by Lindy (new)

Lindy (lindylee) I will give it a try


message 9: by ☀Rachael☀ (last edited Feb 14, 2014 05:33AM) (new)

☀Rachael☀ (jimbunni) Goal:Goal read 1 for each of the 7 shows ---- October 1st to 31st
Food Network

1. Diners, Drive-ins and Dives ---- Deadly Sting ---- Jennifer Estep
2. Chopped ---- Blue-Blooded Vamp ---- Jaye Wells
3. Giada at Home ---- Coyote Dreams ---- C.E. Murphy
4. Dinner Impossible ---- Silver-Tongued Devil| ---- Jaye Wells
5. Good Eats ---- Black Dawn ---- Rachel Caine
6. 30 Minute Meals ---- Under the Never Sky ---- Veronica Rossi
7. Semi-Homemade Cooking ---- Bitter Blood ---- Rachel Caine

7/7
Under the Never Sky (Under the Never Sky, #1) by Veronica Rossi Silver-Tongued Devil (Sabina Kane, #4) by Jaye Wells Blue-Blooded Vamp (Sabina Kane, #5) by Jaye Wells Coyote Dreams (Walker Papers, #3) by C.E. Murphy Deadly Sting (Elemental Assassin, #8) by Jennifer Estep Black Dawn (The Morganville Vampires, #12) by Rachel Caine Bitter Blood (The Morganville Vampires, #13) by Rachel Caine


message 10: by Turtlefrog (last edited Feb 17, 2014 04:27PM) (new)

Turtlefrog Goal:Goal read 1 for each of the 7 shows.
February 1st to 28th


Food Network
1. Diners, Drive-ins and Dives - Read a book where a character works in the food industry; or has blonde hair; or has a “guy” on the cover.
Better Off Dead by Eva Sloan 2/8/14
2. Chopped - Read a book about a contest; or has a judge as a character; or has a basket on the cover.
3. Giada at Home - Read a book with a character of italian descent; or set in California; or has a “Jade” colored cover.
Allure A Spiral of Bliss Novel (Book Two) by Nina Lane 2/15/14
4. Dinner Impossible - Read a book with a spy character, or one that is undercover; or read a book where a character has to beat a deadline; or has food on the cover.
5. Good Eats - Read a book that was a “good read” 5 stars; or a book that references Julia Child, Mr. Wizard or Monty Python; or a book that made you laugh out loud.
Arouse A Spiral of Bliss Novel (Book One) by Nina Lane 2/5/14
6.30 Minute Meals - Read a short book (less than 200 pages); or A book whose author’s first and last name begin with the same letter; or a book where the character says some unique phrases.
7. Semi-Homemade Cooking - Read a book with a girl on a budget; or a character that drinks too much; or a book someone you know had a critical review of but you enjoyed.
Fallen in Love (Fallen, #3.5) by Lauren Kate 2/17/14


message 11: by Suzanne (last edited Feb 24, 2014 01:39PM) (new)

Suzanne (esmerelda1) | 1514 comments The Lost Challenges
February Cable Channel Challenge- Food Network
Duration:
2/1/2014 - 2/28/2014

Progress: 7 out of 7

Food Network

1. Diners, Drive-ins and Dives:
Read a book where a character works in the food industry; or has blonde hair; or has a “guy” on the cover:
Lover Reborn by J.R. Ward - **** - 2/3/2014

2. Chopped: Read a book about a contest; or has a judge as a character; or has a basket on the cover:
Summer Knight by Jim Butcher - ***** - 2/13/2014

3. Giada at Home: Read a book with a character of italian descent; or set in California; or has a “Jade” colored cover:
The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini - **** - 2/10/2014

4. Dinner Impossible: Read a book with a spy character, or one that is undercover; or read a book where a character has to beat a deadline; or has food on the cover:
The Christmas Wedding by James Patterson - *** - 2/14/2014

5. Good Eats: Read a book that was a “good read” 5 stars; or a book that references Julia Child, Mr. Wizard or Monty Python; or a book that made you laugh out loud:
Harvest Hunting by Yasmine Galenorn - *** - 2/20/2014 - lol

6.30 Minute Meals: Read a short book (less than 200 pages); or A book whose author’s first and last name begin with the same letter; or a book where the character says some unique phrases:
Ever After by Kim Harrison - ***** - 2/18/2014

7. Semi-Homemade Cooking: Read a book with a girl on a budget; or a character that drinks too much; or a book someone you know had a critical review of but you enjoyed:
Fly Away by Kristin Hannah - **** - 2/7/2014

Lover Reborn (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #10) by J.R. Ward The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini Fly Away by Kristin Hannah Summer Knight (The Dresden Files, #4) by Jim Butcher The Christmas Wedding by James Patterson Ever After (The Hollows, #11) by Kim Harrison Harvest Hunting (Otherworld / Sisters of the Moon #8) by Yasmine Galenorn


message 12: by Lindy (new)

Lindy (lindylee) I really screw up uinless you were late posting, I have Jan up still


message 13: by Belkis (last edited Feb 12, 2014 02:43PM) (new)

Belkis (bminaya) I'll try this one :)

7/7 Read DONE!

Food Network
✔1. Diners, Drive-ins and Dives Read a book that has a blonde hair character; or has a “guy” on the cover.
Fight with Me (With Me in Seattle, #2) by Kristen Proby 2/2/14 ★★★★

✔2. Chopped Read a book about a contest.
Seducing Cinderella (Fighting for Love, #1) by Gina L. Maxwell 2/3/14 ★★★

✔3. Giada at Home Read a book set in California.
Blood Reunited (Blood Vine #3) by Amber Belldene 2/8/14 ★★★★

✔4. Dinner Impossible Read a book with a spy character
Ignite Me (Shatter Me, #3) by Tahereh Mafi 2/5/14 ★★★★★

✔5. Good Eats Read a book that was a “good read” 5 stars.
Making Faces by Amy Harmon 2/10/14 ★★★★★

✔6.30 Minute Meals Read a book whose author’s first and last name begin with the same letter
Cress (Lunar Chronicles, #3) by Marissa Meyer 2/6 ★★★★★

✔7. Semi-Homemade Cooking Read a book with a girl on a budget.
Heaven's Sinners (The MC Sinners, #2) by Bella Jewel 2/9 ★★★★


message 14: by Lindy (new)

Lindy (lindylee) DONE

1. Food Industry: Clark, Mary Jane That Old Black Magic
2. Judge: Leotta, Allison Discretion: Anna Curtis
3. Italian/CA/ Coble, Colleen The Lightkeeper's Daughte
4. undercover Lowell, Elizabeth The Wrong Hostage
5. GR 5 rating" Meqadows, Daisy Holly: The Christmas Fairy
6. 200 pgs or less:Osborne, Mary pope Hour of the Olympics 74
7. Budget/Drunk DiCamillo, Kate Because of Winn-Dixie


message 15: by Audrey (new)

Audrey (godsmissiongal) February Cable Channel Challenge
Duration: February 1st to 28th
Complete: 7/7


Food Network
1. Diners, Drive-ins and Dives: Read a book that has a “guy” on the cover. Digory is standing by a tree on the cover of The Magician's Nephew by C.S. Lewis 02/01/2014 *****
2. Chopped: Read that has a judge as a character. The Supreme Court by Christine Taylor-Butler 02/10/2014 ****
3. Giada at Home: Read a book with a character of italian descent. The Smile by Donna Jo Napoli 02/28/2014 *****
4. Dinner Impossible: Read a book with food on the cover. Butterflies and All Things Sweet: The Story of Ms. B's Cakes by Bonnae Gokson 02/07/2014 *****
5. Good Eats: Read a book that made you laugh out loud. You Say Tomato: An Amusing and Irreverent Guide to the Most Often Mispronounced Words in the English Language by R.W. Jackson 02/06/2014 ***
6. 30 Minute Meals: Read a short book (less than 200 pages). The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis 02/03/2014 ***** (189 Pages)
7. Semi-Homemade Cooking: Read a book someone you know had a critical review of but you enjoyed. (a friend gave it 1 star when I though it deserved 5 stars.) A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier by Ishmael Beah 02/01/2014 *****


message 16: by JenniferJ (new)

JenniferJ | 0 comments 7/7 - Completed 2/20/14

1. Diners, Drive-ins and Dives Read a book THAT has a “guy” on the cover. Lord of Misrule (The Morganville Vampires, #5) by Rachel Caine by Rachel Caine (2/15/14)***

2. Chopped Read a book about a contest Fatty Patty (A James Bay Novel, #1) by Kathleen Irene Paterka by Kathleen Irene Paterka (2/16/14)****

3. Giada at Home Read a book with a “Jade” colored cover. Envy (Empty Coffin, #1) by Gregg Olsen by Gregg Olsen (2/5/14)****

4. Dinner Impossible Read a book with a spy character, or one that is undercover Opal Fire (A Stacy Justice Mystery, #1) by Barbra Annino by Barbra Annino (2/17/14)****

5. Good Eats Read a book that made you laugh out loud. At Grave's End (Night Huntress, #3) by Jeaniene Frost by Jeaniene Frost (2/20/14)*****

6.30 Minute Meals Read a short book (less than 200 pages) Steam Heat by Elizabeth Darvill by Elizabeth Darvill (2/20/14)***

7. Semi-Homemade Cooking Read a book someone you know had a critical review of but you enjoyed. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children, # 1) by Ransom Riggs by by Ransom Riggs (2/19/14)****


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