St. Patrick’s Day Fun Facts

It’s been a while since we blogged! What better reason than to do our favorite – fun facts! St. Patrick’s day is not just about wearing green & shamrocks, there’s actually some interesting history behind this day filled with leprechauns and 4 leaf clovers. Here’s what we discovered! St. Patrick’s Day is observed on March 17th because that is the feast day of St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. It is believed that he died on March 17th in 461 AD. It’s used as a celebration of Irish culture & history Did you know… St. Patrick’s Day is a […]

St. Patrick’s Day fun for the whole family!

We all enjoy a piece of the Irish traditions on St. Patrick’s Day!  Here’s a few ideas to make the day fun for the leprechauns in your family! Green Fun foods: Make your favourite cupcake recipe or bake Shamrock shaped sugar cookies and have everyone decorate with green  icing, sprinkles & Shamrock shape candies. Peppermint Candy Shake: 2. ½  cups vanilla ice cream ¼ cup milk ½ cup Peppermint Pattie bars or Junior Mints cut into pieces Place candy pieces into the freezer for 15 minutes. Combine all ingredients in the blender & blend on medium speed for 30 seconds.  […]