I am doing my St Patrick’s Day planning now so thought that I would share this post a few weeks early just in case there are any of you who would like to do the same!

Whether you are Irish or not, this is such a fun, festive day to celebrate with the kids and I have been lucky enough to find some gems in terms of arts and crafts for the kids as well as delicious food, that I am just going to HAVE to make!! And to top it all off, green is my favourite colour πŸ™‚

Arts and Craft fun

Here is a tutorial for making a stylish Leprechaun Trap by JoEllen Mitchell on Disney Family Fun

To Catch a Leprechaun...

The kids made a leprechaun trap last year but used a shoe box instead that they just covered in tinfoilΒ  and then they decorated with all the necessary leprechaun must have’s. Here is a pic of the finished trap, just waiting for a leprechaun to stash his gold… and he did πŸ™‚

A successful Leprechaun trap waiting for some gold...

Here are some free St Patrick’s Day printables by Chickabug at How Does She?

If you intend throwing a St Patrick’s Day Party, then these printables are fantastic and cover just about everything you need for the decorations and allowing you to turn the ordinary into something flash

Free St Patrick's Day Printables

Here is a cute Leprechaun Wall Hanging by Kaboose that the kids can fashion for themselves…

Leprechaun Wall Hanging

Invite a Leprechaun to visit, he may dye your milk green πŸ™‚ according to Little Birdie Secrets

Kids love a little bit of mystery and I think this idea is just too cute. My daughter will simply love the trail of footprints as well as the green milk of course!!

Invite a Leprechaun to Visit

Lawteedah has a great activity page for tots that you can download and use…

St Patrick's Day Printables for Tots

And then there’s the Food πŸ™‚

The number of recipes and food ideas that I have come across suitable for St Patrick’s Day is almost overwhelming, so what I have tried to do is share just a few that you can make and enjoy with the kids.

I love red velvet cupcakes and cannot wait to try these Green Velvet Cupcakes by Love From The Oven

Green Velvet Cupcakes

Rice Krispie Treat Shamrocks by Little Birdie Secrets

Rice Krispie Treat Shamrocks

For the healthier option πŸ™‚ by Sarah’s Blog

A healthy St Paddy's Day rainbow treat

Leprechaun Lunch by Kitchen Fun with my 3 Sons

Leprechaun Lunch

And for a touch of the rainbow at home, how about these beautiful, bright and delicious Rainbow Sugar Cookies by Good Life Eats

Rainbow Sugar Cookies

Hope that you all have a fun-filled and mischievous St Patrick’s Day

Lots of love x


About My Primal Corner

I'm just a Mom, doing my bit to raising healthy, happy kids while indulging a passion for food and travel. We follow and Paleo/Primal diet and keep dreaming about actually living the lifestyle.

2 responses »

  1. Heather says:

    Thanks for linking to my St. Patrick’s Day printables! : )

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