A dish from the village of St. Bernadette


I grew up loving St. Bernadette Soubirous whose feast day is today.  Million Dollar movie had a lot to do with it.  My brothers Pete and Mark and I first encountered her as grade school youngsters by way of the landmark and, Academy Award winning film by David O. Selznick, called “The Song of Bernadette.” As portrayed by the luminous … Continue reading

In the kitchen with St. Josephine Bakhita


It was a fine thing to check the “stats” for Keeping the Feast this afternoon and see that a lot of folks came looking for St. Josephine Bakhita. This being her memorial, we’re all heartened by the fact that last year’s post attracts visitors to this day. In fact, throughout the year, faithful stopped by for … Continue reading