February 21, 2012

Fat Tuesday

For Lent I've decided to give up meats and sweets. It will be easier because they rhyme, no? In lieu of making pancakes just for my lonesome, I decided to make this:


Delicious bacon and eggs. And, no, I do not like my bacon crispy. I realize I am in the minority on this. But it's my life and my bacon.   The thought of not eating meat for 40 days seems daunting but I am up to the challenge. Two years ago, I gave up Facebook and it was , I am ashamed to admit, pretty hard but I think giving up meats and sweets is going to be way more difficult.

Being that it is Fat Tuesday and I am not eating pancakes and instead feeling like I should make up for that, I am also drinking a couple glasses of this:


Later, I will also be partaking in  a slice of this scrumptiousness:


Crumb cake. So good.

I think that about covers my indulgences before a long time of fasting. Hopefully after this gluttony, I'll be totally okay not eating meats and sweets for 40 days. A girl can dream, right?


And just because she's pretty much the cutest thing ever and I won't be giving her up for 40 days, here's a picture of my dog:




1 comment

  1. good luck!

    I don't know what I'm giving up yet. But.. I still have a few hours to decide, right?


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