Category Archives: Special Occasions

Shrove Tuesday


Pancakes on Shrove Tuesday came about because of Lent.  Traditionally families ate as much rich food as they could before fasting over Lent, and pancakes were easy to make from the four most common ingredients in a household – eggs, … Continue reading

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Pancake Day


Shrove Tuesday is Pancake Day.  This day always creates a heated debate in our household.  The debate isn’t related to why we have the day, or why we celebrate it.  The debate always centers around the best recipe for the … Continue reading

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