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Ideas to shake up Friday mealtimes

Traditionally Catholics abstain from eating meat on Fridays, with vegetarian Catholics encouraged to abstain from a different sort of food that day. This abstinence serves as a time for Catholics to reflect on the sacrifice made by Christ.

With Lent arriving and the time of fasting beginning, many of us are thinking of alternative meals to have. A lot of people opt to eat fish on a Friday, but as we become more self aware of what we consume, is it time to think of new meal ideas for Fridays?