Get Your Ashes And Decide What To Give Up
If you were raised in south Louisiana, the question, "did you get your ashes and what are you giving up?" is not at all strange to you. Nearly a third of the state's population is Catholic, and the majority of that number live south of Alexandria.
Fish Fry!
With Lent beginning Fridays become no-meat days for Catholics. That means fish or seafood on Fridays and a temporary boom for seafood restaurants. Where are you going to get your fish?
What Are You Giving Up for Lent?
Anything above look good but you have to say "no" because you gave it up for Lent?It is the time of year for Catholics to give up something for Lent. The key is for it to be difficult and a true sacrifice. I could give up the Ballet, the Opera, Watching Dr...