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What is in the garden now is what we buy too

  Slowly,  the cabbages are growing in the garden. At least that is what they are at  in November and in Alabama. Which means that somewhere more South they are ready for harvest. Which means that now is the time in America to buy and eat cabbage. They are at the peak of their nutrition […]

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First photoshoot for book!

We had our first photo shoot for our book yesterday and it went very well.   Rose Nguyen is a great director of talents and so respectful. I liked how she kept asking “if we did not mind” that we could stand on the right or on the left of the plants. We got our […]

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Welcome!

As people share more meals, we will increase the love and friendship around us.  What a great mission!  Didn’t Mother Theresa say, “The poverty of the West is that people do not feel wanted”?  Now, through our dinners, we can create that feeling of being wanted in our children, housemates, grandparents or singles groups. I […]

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Video: Stuffed lamb roast recipe – 1

As a special treat as we continue our series of sneak peeks at our Theology of the Table TV show on EWTN, Daniel shows how to prepare a leg of lamb for roasting. Turn on the oven. First we must roast the garlic. Daniel shows you how to prepare the greens with lemon zest. Together, […]

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Meals to be strong

“I have earnestly desired to eat this Passover with you… Luke 22:15. Christ had been seeing the light at the end of the tunnel: on his road to Jerusalem, the last supper with his disciples. It kept His heart warm with the promise of that encounter. My friend Dominique and his wife were waiting for me around […]

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News from France: I had a breakfast of champions!

No money was involved and no fancy product with the tag “natural” on the package (?). I sat under a tree in the garden, gathered a few hazelnuts which fall in the hundreds at this time of the year and started to crack them between the stones. How much more fresh, organic and wholesome can it get? […]

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This month, create a dinner at your home

Hello everybody. 48 more hours and our travelogue in France begin! Stay tuned! But here is a little thought: Your mission this month could be… To have one meal at home for one to three friends. Keep the meal simple. But make it happen. Decide on a day now and send the invitation to six […]

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The Full List: 45 Fruits and Veggies | EWG’s 2012 Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce™

Organic fruits and vegetables sometimes cost more than conventional ones. Since we are all budget conscious, it is time to think about which produce we should make a priority to buy organic. The Environmental Working Group produces an annual list assessing which fruits and vegetables are most likely to contain the most (or least) pesticides. […]

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News of Our TV Show

For those of you who enjoyed our Theology of the Table show when it aired last December, we have exciting news: We have been approved to edit more episodes. Those new episodes have already been filmed. So as our other projects at EWTN allow, we will edit and produce them. These episodes allow Theology of […]

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Organic Whole Wheat Spaghetti

Food Recommendations 1

Here is the first food I recommend. Actually, when and if I go to Whole Food, this is almost the only item that I buy without looking at the price. It’s $1.70 so it is not more expensive than in another store. But anyway, the point is the in that package of pasta we have […]

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