Around the Table with Kris Camealy of

Last Friday Kris Camealy joined us around the table to talk about a new online food & faith initiative called Grace Table. At the outset, I must give a grateful hat-tip to my friend Colleen Mitchell of for pointing out to me the launch of Grace Table. As a result of Colleen’s heads-up, I was able […]

Around the Table with Tommy Waller and The Oyster Bed

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A couple of weeks ago, Tommy Waller joined us around the table to talk about oysters and a new product he and his brother Adam created called The Oyster Bed. Oysters are a treasured seafood delicacy here in south Louisiana, and they are featured in many family holiday dishes. Some families prefer to eat them […]

Around the Table with Chef Keith Frentz of LOLA Restaurant

Chef Keith Frentz of LOLA Restaurant

Chef Keith Frentz of LOLA Restaurant in Covington joined us around the table a couple of weeks ago to talk about LOLA Restaurant and about the recent “take over” of Birmingham, Alabama restaurants by Louisiana chefs. The “take over” was for an event organized by Louisiana Cookin’ magazine. Chef Keith gives us a peek behind the scenes […]

Around the Table with Joe Roszkowski of the Original Oyster House

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Joe Roszkowski of the Original Oyster House in Mobile and Gulf Shores is making waves… in a good way. A catholic business owner and family man, Roszkowski’s family-owned and family-friendly restaurant is not shy in demonstrating the importance of faith and family. Listen below to our interview with Joe Roszkowski and learn how he shares his faith […]

Around the Table with Fr. Kyle Sanders

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Fr. Kyle Sanders joins us around the table for very spooky* Halloween edition of Around the Table. [*Not really very spooky!] Fr. Kyle Sanders has been active in blogging since 2007 over at where he co-writes about seeing God in the mundane. He’s appeared as a guest on several other blogs and podcasts and is […]

Around the Table with HOLA NOLA (La Petite Tortilleria)

Around the Table with HOLA NOLA

Earlier this month Kevin Holden of Hola Nola Foods – the only tortilla factory in Louisiana – joined us on the Around the Table food show, which airs on Friday afternoons at 3:30 on 690AM in New Orleans and 1380AM in Baton Rouge, with an encore broadcast at 4:30 on Saturday afternoons. Hola NOLA: The Only Tortilla Factory […]

Around the Table with Leah Chase

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Leah Chase, known as the Queen of Creole Cuisine, can still be found in the kitchen every day at the famous Dooky Chase’s Restaurant. She is “91-and-a-half.” Leah Chase was the inspiration behind the Disney movie The Princess and the Frog. She has cooked for presidents and dignitaries from across the world, and Dooky Chase’s Restaurant […]

Diana von Glahn, The Faithful Traveler, and the Holy Land

Diana von Glahn The Faithful Traveler

You might recognize Diana. She’s known as The Faithful Traveler and she has produced multiple Catholic travel television series that have aired on EWTN. She’s also my friend. Diana von Glahn – The Faithful Traveler Together with her husband David, Diana produces and hosts The Faithful Traveler. As host, Diana explores the art, architecture, history, and doctrine […]