st. patrick’s day

how to write limericks for loved ones
May 11, 2013 No Comment

how to write limericks for loved ones

    Who knew that National Limerick Day was May 12? It’s true.  National Limerick Day is celebrated on May 12 to honor Edward Lear, the creator of limericks. May ...

st. patrick's day fun fact lunchbox notes: and non-fiction reading
March 4, 2013 7 comments

st. patrick’s day fun fact lunchbox notes: and non-fiction reading

It’s almost St. Patrick’s Day– a holiday that my family loves to ring in with rainbows, scavenger hunts, and lots of silly little- leprechaun fun. But we also love to ...

st. patty's day sweet rainbow kabobs
March 15, 2012 6 comments

st. patty’s day sweet rainbow kabobs

It’s no secret that there are more than a few sweet-toothed people living under this roof, so this year we’ll be ringing in St. Patrick’s Day with super-sweet rainbow kabobs! ...

st. patrick's day joke notes: more lunchbox love
March 7, 2012 4 comments

st. patrick’s day joke notes: more lunchbox love

St. Patty’s Day is around the corner, but over here we’ve been decorated and green for the last three weeks!  We love that the green reminds us that spring is ...

how we make st. patrick's day fun, festive, and family-friendly
March 16, 2011 8 comments

how we make st. patrick’s day fun, festive, and family-friendly

March is slipping away! St. Patrick’s Day is here!! I can’t believe it! Want some super-easy ways to make this lucky holiday even luckier (or at least more festive!) for ...

homemade st. patrick's day shamrocks
March 6, 2011 1 comment

homemade st. patrick’s day shamrocks

      These St. Patty’s Day ‘stained glass’ shamrocks are  lucky-for-us because we’re the lucky ones who get to see them every day! They’re sooo pretty on our windows–really ...

st. patty's day scavenger hunt and holiday fun
March 17, 2010 2 comments

st. patty’s day scavenger hunt and holiday fun

Yes!! Only one day until St. Patty’s Day! All of our favorites are on tap for tomorrow: naughty leprechauns, green milk, corned beef and cabbage, and a good excuse for ...

a sparkly shamrock morning
March 12, 2009 No Comment

a sparkly shamrock morning

Yesterday morning, we made our decorations for St. Patrick’s Day, and because I don’t love to bring out paints other than watercolors very often, the kids had a blast. Shamrocks: ...