Shrove Tuesday sometimes referred to as Pancake Day is a Christian celebration held every year 47 days before Easter Sunday and the day before Ash Wednesday.
Traditionally on Shrove Tuesday, it is your chance to use your extra flour, eggs, sugar, butter to make a large amount of pancakes, to prepare for the fasting ahead.
A great idea to celebrate Shrove Tuesday in senior care is to have a pancake cooking session with the residents. You can also buy pancake mixture already prepared at the supermarket or even make your own batter with the recipe and below. It is a good idea to make your pancakes smaller so there are plenty to go around pikelet size. .