Mardi Gras has come and gone, and we're now well into the season of Lent. This time of year, to many, is about thought and reflection, beginning with the pledge to abstain from an everyday pleasure as a reminder to focus on faith. Often, this pledge involves a favorite food or beverage - chocolate, wine and red meat are common indulgences given the boot each spring by thousands across the city.
How about you? Have you given up a delicious favorite or daily treat for Lent? Have you managed to stick to the program so far, or is it tougher than you bargained for?