We are a book club that reads Catholic Women Authors. Read more about it here.
Two Months, One Book and One Essay
We were meant to gather in September and discuss A Traveller in Southern France by Christine Kaferly while eating Provencial cuisine. We got off track though when some of us didn’t pick up the book in time and others were already finishing it up. So Celeste recommended a superb article by pro-life activist Juli Wiley, titled “Jesus’ Genealogy: The Woman Problem.”
Plenty of French Food
Nevertheless when we arrived at book club in September many were prepared to discuss A Traveller and had fixed up some yummy French food.
When we assembled again in October to finally talk about the book lo and behold we ended up with plenty of dishes from the south of France.
It was all extremely good and nobody minded. Laurence grew up in France and made us an Eggplant Souffle and Leek Soup respectively. I took the fresh vegetable route and cooked up some spinach and garlic that I topped with crumbled goat cheese.
Since I have a lot of time to make up for I’ll be back soon with news of a new baby, a beloved member who moved away (mom of the new baby) and a really new baby who is yet on the way! There might be more news I haven’t thought of yet too. And oh yes, I will comment more on the essay and the book.