Gold Dipped Bottles

easy gold dipped bottles

If you need some super easy and quick St. Patrick's Day decor, why not try Gold Dipped bottles?  I have been saving these green Martinelli's bottles for like a year, wondering if I could somehow use them for a craft or whatever, when this simple idea struck me as the perfect thing for St. Paddy's.  I didn't really have time to construct an entire beautiful St. Patrick's day-themed party table and buy beautiful white Gerbera daisies to put in the … [Read more...]

Rainbow Vase with Martha Stewart Glitter

Rainbow Glitter Vase

I really heart Martha Stewart Glitter.  I mean, it really is superior to other kinds of glitter.  It comes in SO many colors and is so fine that the overall effect is like a diamond sparkle.  And that is why I can't resist doing a zillion crafts with Martha Stewart glitter.  Here's a cute and easy vase that is perfect for St. Patrick's Day or maybe if you just like a little sparkly rainbow in your life! I filled this vase with gold-foil … [Read more...]

10 St Patricks Day Crafts to Try

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I'm having fun looking through all the St Patricks Day crafts that you've all linked up at the St. Patrick's Day Linkup!  I still can't believe that I haven't ever made anything for St. Patrick's Day before this year.  I was seriously missing out!  I want to know---who decorates for St. Patrick's Day?  Do you not decorate but make St. Patrick's day treats?  Tell me some of your St. Patrick's Day traditions. Here are some of my favorites from … [Read more...]

Kids Craft Ideas: Split-Pea Shamrocks

split pea shamrocks kids craft

Even though it's been sunny, we're still stuck inside with 30 degree temps.  So I'm always looking for kids craft ideas--especially if they are holiday themed!  For some reason I am super into St. Patrick's Day this year and the color green is just popping up everywhere!  So I saw these dried split-peas at the store and knew I could do something fun with my kids with them.  And this is where we get Split-Pea Shamrocks! I know, they really are … [Read more...]

Plywood St Patrick’s Day Wreath

Plywood and Moss Shamrock Wreath

I had this idea which involved a jigsaw: a Plywood St Patrick's Day Wreath. Awesome right? I have to say, this is possibly one of my most favorite projects to date.  I'm just so gosh darn impressed with myself!  I tried something new, and it turned out great.  And I'm sad that I have to take this down in a few weeks because I feel like the ratio of loving this=time it can be up for all to see and appreciate is not equal.  (But don't worry, … [Read more...]

Mint Chocolate Butter Bars

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I have to say, doctored cake mixes make some su-weet desserts--and easy too!  And it was no different with Mint Chocolate Butter Bars.  This is such a fun and easy St. Patrick's Day Dessert (or really any day!) and even my mint-and-cake-hating husband loved them!  We had them topped with some vanilla ice cream and as they say, that was the ice cream on the cake.  Just really made the dessert that much better.  If you love mint chocolate, mint … [Read more...]

St Patricks Day Linkup

Oodles of St. Patricks Day Crafts

Let's have a St Patricks Day Crafts Linkup!  Each holiday I will have a linky party where you can a) find the link to the party through a graphic on the sidebar, and b) link up any of your holiday-themed projects:  crafts, recipes, printables, whatever!  Just as long as they are pertaining to that particular holiday. If you have a project, craft, recipe, whatever--that is St Patricks Day themed, please link it up here!!  Each week leading up … [Read more...]

Rainbow Fruit Pizza Cookies

rainbow fruit sugar cookies

Don't you love fruit pizza?  Seriously, I think fruit pizza is such an underrated dessert.  It's a delicious combination of fruit, sugar cookie, and cream cheese frosting.  Have I got your attention yet? And of course rainbow is just so St. Patrick's Day.  This would be a really fun St. Pat's day activity--make some rainbow fruit pizza cookies with your kids and let them decorate!  I made these with my 4-year-old.  And then I felt like a good … [Read more...]