Not that kind of holiday, though a girl can dream. In lieu of an extended tour of the Emerald Isle, my family will settle for a simple St. Patrick’s Day, stateside.
Though a humble, minor holiday, it remains one of my faves to celebrate because:
Bagpipes make me weep.
Red hair and freckles are the dynamic duo of recessive genes.
Corned beef & cabbage is delicious. #fact
I don’t care for beer but I love Guinness floats.
Green is gorgeous.
March 17th is often rainy, which reminds me of home [Oregon].
Rainbows are rad…
… so is gold.
Celtic music is lovely– and especially effective at motivating one to clean house.
Anyone can dance an Irish jig (just ask my much older sister).
Lucky Charms cereal: Disgusting– but my kids love it and I love my kids. They get it but once a year.
Shamrocks are great for teaching about the Trinity.
As are VeggieTales.
The real Saint Patrick was an upright Christian martyr from whom we can glean insight on living fully committed to our faith. ever sneaking in education, because: homeschool
See how we celebrated last year for additional fun ideas.