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Pancake Day, or Shrove Tuesday, is the traditional feast day before the start of Lent on Ash Wednesday. Lent – the 40 days leading up to Easter – was traditionally a time of fasting and on Shrove Tuesday, Anglo-Saxon Christians went to confession and were “shriven” (absolved from their sins). A bell would be rung to call [...]

8 Comments CherryPie on Feb 28th 2017

To save rushing around last Tuesday, making pancakes was saved until Saturday lunchtime.  I decided to give the new Bamix its inaugural outing.
In order to get the batter really smooth I made the mistake of slightly angling the Bamix whilst I was beating the batter.  I managed to spray batter all over the wall, the [...]

16 Comments CherryPie on Feb 17th 2013