Ash Wednesday derives its name from the placing of repentance ashes on the foreheads of participants. Today also begins the season of Lent where observants give up something or take something on.
Life is like riding a bicycle, to keep your balance, you must keep moving.
On Shrove/Fat Tuesday it’s traditional to make pancakes which uses up all of ones fatty stuffs such as butter, sugar, milk, etc before the season of Lent where one gives up such indulgent foods. These are my scratch made pancakes and store made maple sausage. I don’t know what I’m doing for Lent yet. I have a few hours to figure it out.
Snollyguster – A person, especially a politician, who is guided by personal advantage rather than by consistent, respectable principles
To all celebrating Mardi Gras today have a fun and be safe good people.
Laissez les bon temps rouler…Let the good times roll!