St. Patrick’s Day Countdown Blocks

We love all forms of holiday countdown activities here at my house! Have you noticed that? I made these blocks the same way I made the Christmas Countdown Blocks that I shared back during my 10 Days of Christmas Countdown Ideas. It does require a handy husband with a saw. …

More Than a Wee Bit

St. Patrick’s Day is kinda a big deal in my house. Not because we are Catholic, but because we are Irish. A set of my 3rd great grandparents on my mom’s side both came to American from Ireland when they were children in the mid-1800’s. As adults, they met in …

How to Catch a Leprechaun

My son is not gullible enough to fall for this anymore, but I’ve tried. I gave him a sob story about how I saw a real leprechaun behind our couch when I was his age and I spent months looking for it. (For real, I did spend months looking for …

Symbols of St. Patrick’s Day

The Shamrock “Shamrock” is the common name for several different kinds of three-leafed clovers native to Ireland. The shamrock was chosen Ireland’s national emblem because of the legend that St. Patrick had used it to illustrate the doctrine of the Trinity. The Trinity is the idea that God is really …

A Wee Bit O’ Fun

UPDATE: The winner of this giveaway is KD! With St. Patrick’s Day around the corner, we are very excited here at my house! Of my very mixed ancestry, I am mostly Irish so Paddy’s Day is a fun time for us. I even make Irish food every day for almost …