Shrove Tuesday

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Enjoy some pancakes today

Maybe next year, we can eat together

The word comes from an old verb “to shrive“, which means to hear a confession.

Shrove Tuesday was a way of cleaning out some of the foods before the fasting days of Lent, and in particular the symbolic reminder of confession and forgiveness on Ash Wednesday.