Some fun & delicious ideas to celebrate St. Patty’s Day…enjoy!

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Sunday is Saint Patrick’s Day and so badly I want to bestow upon my children the fun things my parents did for us growing up.  However, dying the mashed potatoes green and hiding a carrot in the middle of the meatloaf and calling it leprechaun’s gold just isn’t cutting it for me.

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Knowing what we know about the effects of food dye on our health and that my son hates cooked carrots, even if they do taste like they were drenched in beef juices, I had to figure out something new. I feel I am doing my parents a dishonor if I did not teach my kids to have a sense of humor in life and celebrate the “smallidays” like Saint Patrick’s Day. They set a good example for us and I want to do the same for my kids. Essentially holding these little gatherings taught us not to take…

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4 responses

  1. Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

  2. What a fun read that was! Happy St Patty’s Day!

  3. Mmmm… potato shots! I celebrated my St. Patrick’s day by studying for an 8am final the next morning… 😦

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