Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Like Pancakes???????

Like pancakes?  Want an easy way to help raise money for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals? Looking for something new to add to your feeding therapy sessions?  Here is your chance!!! 

Stop by any IHOP on March 1 for a FREE short stack!  Load up the kids and hit the IHOP!!!!!  Enjoy!~

You can also sign up to receive a wake-up/reminder call on March 1 from your favorite celebrity!  Yea!

(From the IHOP website)

About National Pancake Day

March 1, 2011

Since beginning its National Pancake Day celebration in 2006, IHOP has raised more than $5.35 million to support charities in the communities in which it operates. While IHOP's National Pancake Day typically takes place on Shrove Tuesday, this year, the company will host its free pancake event one week earlier on Tuesday, March 1 to build buzz and excitement prior to Shrove Tuesday. With your help, we hope to raise $2.3 million for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals and other local charities!

Known also as Fat Tuesday or Mardi Gras, National Pancake Day dates back several centuries to when the English prepped for fasting during Lent. Strict rules prohibited the eating of all dairy products during Lent, so pancakes were made to use up the supply of eggs, milk, butter and other dairy products...hence the name Pancake Tuesday or Shrove Tuesday


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Blogger Lacey said...

Thats so funny, Carter was just telling me he wanted to go to Ihop. I guess we'll have to go after all!

February 22, 2011 at 3:10 PM  

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