This Challenge ended 7 years ago

About this Challenge:

Start the new year by cooking with vegetables.

Final Challenge Progress Results

toughcherri Total Progress: 9.79 %  (Down 28.0 lb)
nurselnels Total Progress: 6.22 %  (Down 8.6 lb)
Poorthing Total Progress: 6.02 %  (Down 18.0 lb)
SweetMist Total Progress: 4.52 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
GLosingFast Total Progress: 4.22 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
MawMille Total Progress: 3.55 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
madeleine rose Total Progress: 3.24 %  (Down 9.2 lb)
beatlesfran Total Progress: 2.97 %  (Down 4.6 lb)
jenalena Total Progress: 2.67 %  (Down 5.2 lb)
Megavitamin Total Progress: 2.60 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
ItsMyTime2 Total Progress: 2.41 %  (Down 3.8 lb)
LorieL Total Progress: 1.80 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
Vrgy Total Progress: 1.54 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
jimktrains Total Progress: 0.93 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
ScoobySnacks Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
RachelB Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
laska Total Progress: 0.41 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
Coolmthr32 Total Progress: 1.08 %  (Up 2.0 lb)

Completed Mini-Challenges

Weeks 1 to 2

Cook at least TWO meals using ZUCCHINI.

Guidelines:
Get a few pounds of zucchini at your local market & fix up a meal that showcases Zucchini; yellow or green. Submit your favorite zucchini recipe and/or reciped in your weekly post!
71% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 17 Jan 11 by nurselnels
"continued to put it in my salads"
Successful: 17 Jan 11 by beatlesfran
"Thinly sliced it goes great on sandwiches."
Successful: 10 Jan 11 by jenalena
"My favorite zucchini recipe is a simple pan fried zucchini (sliced) with ..."
Successful: 07 Jan 11 by ItsMyTime2
"I cooked with eggplant and cauiflower...will cook with zucchini week 2"


Weeks 2 to 3

Cook at least TWO meals using EGGPLANT or CABBAGE.

Guidelines:
Eggplant and cabbage both have very distinctive tastes. Submit your best recipe that includes either cabbage or eggplant.
64% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 24 Jan 11 by nurselnels
"Cabbage is by far the easiest to feed my family,my kids won't eat eggplant."
Successful: 22 Jan 11 by madeleine rose
"Cabbage soup with butternut squash is perfect for this snowy cold weather. ..."
Failed: 18 Jan 11 by jenalena
"It was a hard week of working the day job & renovating the old house, ..."
Successful: 12 Jan 11 by Megavitamin
"I made eggplant parm (recipe from Food Network.com) tonight and it was ..."


Weeks 3 to 4

Cook at least THREE meals using BELL PEPPERS.

Guidelines:
Bell peppers are my favorite, raw and cooked! Submit your favorite recipe full of peppers (yellow, red, green, hot, mild, etc... ).
87% Successful

Latest Results Feedback



Weeks 4 to 5

Cook at least THREE meals showcasing BROCCOLI.

Guidelines:
This very special vegetable is sacred in the health industry, full of nutrients and fat fighting magic. Submit your very best BROCCOLI recipe from the week.
100% Successful

Latest Results Feedback



Weeks 5 to 6

Cook at least THREE meals using TOMATOES.

Guidelines:
Almost every meal at my house has some sort of tomato product in it. Submit your favorite tomato based recipe in your weekly post!
100% Successful

Latest Results Feedback



Latest Challenge Posts

CABBAGE
Wednesday's Eggplant Recipe: Stuffed Eggplant: 1 large eggplant 6 tablespoons butter 1/2 pound sliced fresh mushrooms 1/2 cup minced onion 1 cup seasoned bread crumbs 2 cups lowfat shredded ...
by jenalena on 12 Jan 11 10:56 AM
ZUCCHINI
I tried Zucchini pan fried in light olive oil with parm cheese on it. I was not a fan as there were too many textures. My husband loved it. Then we went out to dinner this week and there were mixed v ...
by changingforme on 09 Jan 11 07:20 PM
Adventures with Zucchini Part 1
That sounds so yummy! I'm going to try your recipe tonight!
by jenalena on 05 Jan 11 11:07 AM
yesterdays receipe
Got it. THANKS!!! :)
by Vrgy on 05 Jan 11 10:06 AM
zucchini lasagne
Replace lasagne noodles with thinly-sliced zucchini (flat, lengthwise) and replace meat with portabello mushrooms. Mix the mushrooms with chopped spinach for color.
by madeleine rose on 04 Jan 11 06:13 PM

 Challenge Ended

This challenge ended on Tuesday 15 February 2011.

The posting of Topics and Photos, and Participation in this challenge is available to Challenge Participants Only.

Challenge Info

status: Completed
ended: 14 Feb 11
duration: 6 Weeks
reporting: Once a Week
participants: 33
privacy: Public
administrators: jenalena
created: 30 December 2010

All Mini-challenges:

1. Cook at least TWO meals using ZUCCHINI. ( weeks 1 to 2 )
2. Cook at least TWO meals using EGGPLANT or CABBAGE. ( weeks 2 to 3 )
3. Cook at least THREE meals using BELL PEPPERS. ( weeks 3 to 4 )
4. Cook at least THREE meals showcasing BROCCOLI. ( weeks 4 to 5 )
5. Cook at least THREE meals using TOMATOES. ( weeks 5 to 6 )


Rolling Challenge Performance:

The week to week running total weight lost

Week 6:

All Participants 1.68 %  (Down 106.4 lb)

Week 5:

All Participants 1.58 %  (Down 100.5 lb)

Week 4:

All Participants 1.22 %  (Down 77.2 lb)

Week 3:

All Participants 1.11 %  (Down 70.2 lb)

Week 2:

All Participants 0.88 %  (Down 56.0 lb)

Week 1:

All Participants 0.47 %  (Down 29.9 lb)

Latest Photos



I want to get healthy!
by toughcherri
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