Shrove Tuesday gets its name from the ritual of shriving that Christians used to undergo in the past. In shriving, a person confesses their sins and receives absolution for them, therefore being forgiven and released from the guilt and pain that they have caused.
A prayer of thanksgiving in good times and bad
I've tried many recipes for brownies over the years but I always come back to this very simple store cupboard version
The world passes by at high speed...Lord, slow us down so we see with your eyes...
Not necessarily authentic (as I made it up) but a delicious Char Sui style pork dish