Spalon Montage Minnesota Blog Pantry Event

Just a few weeks ago I had a fun night out with my Minnesota blogging friends.  It was a relaxing evening with the bloggers from the Minnesota Blog Pantry hosted by Spalon Montage in Edina, MN and Elizabeth from the blog, Beauty Bets. We got to see some unique and up to date ways to stay groomed (threading), stylish (super strong Shellac manicures) and relaxed (Thai Yoga Massage). Catching up with Kate ~ Kate In The Kitchen & Stephanie ~ Fresh Tart and other local blogging friends was the highlight of the … [Read more...]

For Japan With Love

We know it's Fancy Friday.  But, today we are not feeling so fancy.  Bloggers  Ever Ours and and Utterly Engaged teamed up to organize a blogger's day of silence For Japan With Love. Our hearts break for those people whose lives have been devastated and turned upside down. We are standing with our fellow bloggers and asking you to send support to Japan through Shelter Box.  Send a LoveBomb to Japan. … [Read more...]

BlogLove™ “Takes Flight” Blogger Event ~ Underbelly Recap

What happens in the alley stays in the alley.  But I'll let you in on a little secret.  This is just how I like to escape from my average snow bound Minnesota days.  It's perfectly normal for your average suburban mom of 4 to jet across the United States to visit dangerous alleys in Baltimore.  Isn't it? This is a glimpse behind the scenes at our last BlogLove™ "Takes Flight" event in Baltimore. BlogLove™, is a networking event for bloggers that we host.  It also gets Kristin and I jetting back and forth between our two … [Read more...]

Fancy Friday St. Patrick’s Day Round Up

Today we are celebrating all things green, edible, beautiful, fancy, lucky and Irish.  We'd love to hear your story and share our inspiration.  If you are a blogger and have a post related to all things St. Patrick, please pull up a chair and join us by linking up at the bottom of this post. Here's a little of our inspiration for St. Patrick's Day. Kristin's visit to Ireland ~ and her wee little leprechaun. Beautiful green avocados~ Avocado Pound Cake~ Irish Soda Bread~ Pull … [Read more...]

Blogging Community

Bloggging has sent us on a journey of discovery.  Not only has it forced us to face some passions that, as stay at home moms, we had gently suppressed, but it has also made our friendship grow and stretch and develop in a rich way.  Because we value real and authentic relationships, we desire to keep the conversation going and are excited to meet  fun, new friends along the way. Yet, to be honest, our struggle often comes in the way of time and time management.  Our lives are full already. What with my five kids (plus an … [Read more...]

Help Us Grow!

We'd like to start by thanking all of our LoveFeast readers for being a part of our LoveFeast journey and community!  We began this blog over a couple of years ago over sweet potato fries and some cold beers at the Golden West Cafe in Baltimore, Maryland.  We were two best friends who after years together raising our families and building great memories with our husbands and children were now living states apart.  We had always had creative interests.  And, in that particular afternoon it all felt "possible".  We originally had … [Read more...]

Fancy Friday Blissdom Style

When have you last rocked a glittering vintage pantsuit? The details on this dress were beautiful just like the gal who wore it.  Robin ~ Pensieve, brought glamor to Blissdom 2011. And~The Beverlies...brought hats. Last year at Blissdom I met Laura, via her stylish dress.  This year I walked across the hall to meet the women behind this dress, Liberty ~ 16 Ball In The Air, turns out she co-writes her blog with her bff too.  I was sure glad I was looking for great style and found an opportunity to meet … [Read more...]

BlogLove™, Blissdom, London Or Bust!

Where we've been lately~We've been on the road and traveling quite a bit this past month.  First I went to Mexico with my husband on a business trip.  We got a chance to visit and hand out books at the same Children's Home and Community Center that we got to visit in October when we went on a LoveFeast Vacay at Azul Sensatori.  Then, I had just a quick turn around before I hopped on a plane for BlogLove™ "Takes Flight" in Baltimore, Maryland.  Kristin and I had a great time meeting lots of bloggers from the Baltimore … [Read more...]

BlogLove™ “Takes Flight” Baltimore Recap

We are so glad to have so many bloggers come out and join us for BlogLove™ "Takes Flight".  This is our 4th BlogLove™ event.  BlogLove™ events are blogger networking events hosted by LoveFeast Table that are meant to be experiential and inspiring.  Our first event was launch in Baltimore at Zeke's Coffee & Roastery.   We have had two events in Minnesota, BlogLove™ "European Market Place" and BlogLove™ Aveda.  This event was held at the In-Flight Theater in Baltimore. Mara Neimanis (pictured below) of the In-Flight … [Read more...]

LoveFeast Table Recap 2010

We've had another full year here at LoveFeast and we're glad you've come by and visited our table.  This year marked some big experiences for LoveFeast. We've reached some blogging milestones, got new cameras and equipment, went to conferences and meet-ups and even launched and hosted our very own, BlogLove™ events.  Some of our highlights include our promotional trip to Azul Sensatori in Cancun as well as working with brands such as Aveda and other local businesses in our cities of Baltimore and Minneapolis.  This is a year we … [Read more...]