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6 Ways to ROCK St. Patrick’s Day Week!

6 Ways to ROCK St. Patrick’s Day Week!
Our family loves to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day as soon as March hits – but the week preceding St. Patrick’s Day is especially important to us! We love to get out the green and eat some traditional Irish meals, but we also have a few favorite activities off the beaten track. Here are...
March 12th, 2014 | All things Irish!, General | Read More

Win Tickets to The North Texas Irish Festival!

Win Tickets to The North Texas Irish Festival!
FLASH GIVEAWAY! Want to win a family 4 pack to this years North Texas Irish Festival? Just leave me a comment below telling me what part of the festival you would most enjoy! And what can you find to enjoy at the North Texas Irish Festival, located in Dallas’s own Fair Park?All kinds of fun from...
February 22nd, 2014 | All things Irish!, Family Travel, General, Reviews/Giveaways | Read More

St. Patrick’s Day Burlap Wreath

St. Patrick’s Day Burlap Wreath
Make a wreath You will need: A medium sized wire wreath form (I got mine at Michael’s craft store) 2 rolls of burlap runners ( 5yds. each) Ribbon to make a bow (or a pre-made one) Some fun decorations. (I used a tube of foam glitter hearts) pipe cleaners or twine Burlap Wreath Directions: 1. Take...
February 16th, 2014 | All things Irish!, General, Video Blogs | Read More

How to make Elf Footprints!

How to make Elf Footprints!
Looking to add a little fun into your St. Patrick’s  or Christmas holiday? Why not add some elf/leprechaun footprints all around your house for the kids to find? It’s super easy to do and all you need is paint and your hand! (our footprints lead to a pot of gold…aka gold wrapped chocolate...
March 16th, 2013 | All things Irish!, General, Kid Fun! | Read More

Make a Leprechaun Garden!

Make a Leprechaun Garden!
There is nothing more charming than a garden is there? Well, possibly one thing…a Leprechaun or Fairy garden! A fairy or leprechaun garden is a miniature garden that can be outside or inside, that uses very small scale plants, cottages and furnishings giving the illusion that wee small creatures...
March 14th, 2013 | All things Irish!, Crafting, General, Kid Fun! | Read More

St Patricks Day Play Dough Activities

St Patricks Day Play Dough Activities
Making your own St. Patrick Day play-dough is easy and you can customize it in anyway you wish. It’s also a great St. Patrick’s Day activity to help kids understand some basic facts about the country of Ireland through guided play! I used what I think is the best homemade play dough recipe...
March 6th, 2013 | All things Irish!, General | Read More