St. Patrick’s Day

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St. Patrick’s Day Round-Up

For those of you who are planning St. Patrick’s Day celebrations this weekend, I thought I’d do a quick round-up of all my St. Patrick’s Day-related entries. Click on the links below to read more: Slow Cooker Corned Beef and Cabbage Irish Soda Bread Fruit Rainbow A couple of cute lunches: Over the Rainbow and … Continue reading

St. Patrick’s Day Oreo Pops

I alluded to them in my Christmas cake pops entry, but I’ve been asked so many times for detailed instructions on how to make Oreo “cake” pops that I decided to whip up a batch for St. Patrick’s Day. First, I must give credit to my friend Staci for telling me how to make these … Continue reading

Let’s Do Lunch: Shamrock Sandwich

Continuing with the St. Patrick’s Day theme, I sent Jack to school today with a lunch centered around a shamrock-shaped sandwich, packed in an EasyLunchbox: In the big compartment, there’s a PB&J cut with a shamrock-shaped cookie cutter, surrounded by green and yellow bell pepper strips. I colored the edges with a green food marker. … Continue reading

Slow Cooker Corned Beef and Cabbage; Soda Bread

The other day, Johnny said he thought it would be nice to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a few activities so that Jack and Derek can experience the other side of their heritage (he was half-joking; although we have an Irish last name, it’s been several generations since anyone on Johnny’s side of the family … Continue reading

Fruit Rainbow

I know I just featured a rainbow fruit salad last week, but I couldn’t resist making this fruit rainbow for a playdate today. I saw it floating around Pinterest and thought it was so adorable, with the marshmallow clouds at one end and a “pot of gold” at the other. This is pretty self-explanatory, so … Continue reading

Let’s Do Lunch: Over the Rainbow

I intended to make a St. Patrick’s Day lunch for Jack today, but my shamrock cookie cutter is still on its way, so instead, this week’s lunch features only the rainbow part of the St. Patrick’s Day theme. This is packed in a two-tier animal lunch box from Old Navy. The bottom tier holds a … Continue reading