How to Make a Natural Mint Shamrock Shake

Learn how to make a natural mint shamrock shake for the kids this year. I’ve always been fascinated with St. Patrick’s Day from the legend to the food. When the kids were little, we used to sprinkle gold glitter from the door of their bedroom to the front door while they were asleep. When they […]

How to Make an Irish Dublin Coddle Recipe

Every year for St. Patrick’s Day, I make Corned Beef and Cabbage. This year, I decided to do something different and am making an Irish Dublin Coddle recipe for dinner. Irish Dublin Coddle is a traditional Irish dish that’s made of sausage, potatoes, bacon and onions. According to what I’ve found online, it dates back […]

How to Make a Honey and Irish Buttermilk Bath

Why a Honey and Irish Buttermilk Bath? I wanted to create a homemade beauty product for St. Patrick’s Day without using any type of food dyes to turn whatever I made green. I’ve been reading a lot about toxins in the products we use on our bodies and am trying to eliminate them when I […]

Bailey’s Irish Cream Non Alcoholic Irish Coffee Creamer

I love flavored coffee creamers but I refuse to buy the ones at the store that are made with high fructose corn syrup. Did you know there is no actual *cream* in most of those at all? While I don’t use coffee creamer on a daily basis, I do love splurging on flavored coffee drinks […]

Colcannon Recipe – Paleo Style

Product provided. Colcannon is a traditional Irish dish that is made with potatoes.  Since I enjoy eating traditional Irish foods around St. Patrick’s Day, it’s a dish that I used to make regularly. Now that I am on the Paleo diet, potatoes are no longer something that I eat.  When I received a copy of […]

Irish Desserts: Irish Spice Cake Recipe

I love enjoying Irish desserts on St. Patrick’s Day.  St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated every year on March 17.  St. Patrick’s Day honors St. Patrick who is the patron saint of Ireland. The Irish have observed this holiday for over 1,000 years.  St. Patrick is credited with bringing Christianity to Ireland.  Legend explains that he […]

St Patricks Day History for Kids

St Patricks Day history for kids doesn’t have to be all about sliding down rainbows and finding buckets of gold.  I’ve always enjoyed teaching my children the real history behind holidays and events.  While it’s nice to include some of the popular stories and legends as well, I’d rather they knew the facts about the […]

Foods For St Patrick’s Day – Irish Oatcakes Recipe

We try to enjoy foods for St Patrick’s Day for the holiday when we can. St Patrick’s Day is also called the Feast of Saint Patrick and is celebrated on 17 March, the anniversary of his death.  St. Patrick is the Patron Saint of Ireland and is known for bringing Christianity to Ireland. Many people celebrate […]