Archives for November 2009

Home For Thanksgiving

Well, you're in for a treat!  We have a guest blogger! She's Kate, from Kate In The Kitchen.  She has a wonderful blog full of healthy recipes and stories.  But, here's the deal....this is a beautiful piece of writing!!  A pure treat to get you in the mood for Thanksgiving.  So, do yourself a favor, warm a cup of tea, grab something cuddly like a blanket, and take a few minutes to savor this story, and quite frankly to savor the real reason we keep our families and our kitchens close to our hearts.  Enjoy!! Now wait....are you … [Read more...]

Savory Chocolate Glazed Salmon

The cooking was fierce this week!  Recently we had challenged Ryan from the blog This Is Reverb, to what we call a TakeOn.  We sent him a mystery ingredient with which he had to create a savory dish.  Ryan agreed to this challenge while the LoveFeast Table gang was spending a long weekend together in Minnesota.  We had come together for a LoveFeast Table power planning weekend and we were giving away some Sweet Goddess sauces in our first GiftAway. We pulled the Sweet Goddess sauces out and tasted them and gave Devon the … [Read more...]

Fancy Friday With Gusto!

No matter how carefully you plan your goals they will never be more than pipe dreams unless you pursue them with gusto. -W. Clement Stone Just keep kicking. "Live today not as if it's your last but rather as if it's your first. Explore. Wonder. Dream. Create." -Ryan Detzel *This Is Reverb* Live Fiercely. "Live today with gusto." -Dale Carnegie This was a Fancy Friday post.  It's where we share what inspires us, put's a smile on our face, keeps our creative juices … [Read more...]

LoveFeast Table TakeOn With This Is Reverb

This is LoveFeast Table's first TakeOn Challenge!!  The TakeOn is presented to Ryan Detzel, of the blog This Is Reverb.  We first discovered Ryan over at Ree Drummond's blog, The Pioneer Women, and became quick readers of his honest and refreshing take on life.  Also, we noticed what seemed to be a very similar cooking style to Kristin's husband, Devon.  Well, maybe, if that includes setting off fire alarms. So a couple of weeks ago, when the LoveFeast Table gang was together in Minnesota.  We came up with some fun!  … [Read more...]

LoveBomb Challenge

If you've been following us on the LoveFeast Table journey, you know we are all about bringing people to the table.  Whether people meet us at our table or we meet them at theirs.  We think it's easy to invite guests over.  Yeah, there's the stress of menu planning, grocery shopping and cleaning your house.  There's also meal preparation and table~scaping, trying to capture the right mood for your guests to feel comfortable and welcomed.  It's a bit of work and sacrifice, but, we all know, it's well worth it!  The pay off is … [Read more...]