Shamrock Shake Recipe

Shamrock Shake

Shamrock Shake Recipe Share the luck of the Irish, prepare a delicious treat this St. Patrick's Day. This Shamrock Shake Recipe is easy to make and perfect and will sure be loved by kids and adults. Ingredients: 1/2 cup milk 2 cups vanilla ice cream mint extract green food coloring green sugar whip cream cherries Directions: Pour 1/2 cup of milk into the blender Pour 2 cups of vanilla ice cream in the blender Add 4 drops of mint extract Add 4 … [Read more...]

Cinnamon Roll Recipe: Shamrock Style

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Shamrock Cinnamon Roll Recipe This Shamrock Cinnamon Roll Recipe is the perfect St. Patrick's Day Breakfast! Delight them "Irish Style" when they wake up on St. Patrick's Day with Shamrock shaped cinnamon rolls. This recipe adds a twist to the traditional cinnamon roll and makes it unique and fun. Plus who doesn't like waking up to the smell of cinnamon rolls in the morning. Ingredients 2 cans Great Value Cinnamon Rolls with icing   Shamrock Cinnamon Roll Recipe … [Read more...]

St. Patrick’s Day Recipe: Grown-up Green Eggs and Ham

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Green Eggs and Ham Recipe I still remember being in 1st grade and reading Dr. Seuss’ Green Eggs and Ham. I could probably recite most of the book if I was inclined to try but I do digress. I also remember the day they made us try Green Eggs and Ham. I was not an adventurous kid and did not like to try new things. My mom learned the hard way once with Pierogies.  However, surrounded by class mates I was not going to be the only one not trying it. I soon realized that it tasted the same as … [Read more...]

Pistachio Pudding Pie Recipe

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Pistachio Pudding Pie Recipe My mom started making these recipe years ago and it quickly became a family favorite. It is so simple to make and doesn’t require any cooking. I always keep the ingredients on hand so I always have an easy no bake dessert to make if needed .I even make it with different flavors of pudding. My favorite is always pistachio because it brings back memories of times I spent with my Grandmother. Every Christmas she would always buy a few pounds of pistachios and we would … [Read more...]

St Patricks Day Green and White Muffin Pizzas

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Green and White Muffin Pizzas Recipe My family loves pizza and we could probably live on it a couple times a week for every meal. This however isn’t healthy and therefore we don’t do it. I like to give them something they like but with a healthier twist so we make pizzas at home on English Muffins. This gives me control of the amount of cheese and toppings that are put on. In honor of St. Patrick’s Day we have created Spinach and Cheese Pizzas. Our Green and White Muffin … [Read more...]

Recipes kids can make: St Patricks Day Waffles

Recipes for Kids

Recipes kids can make: The best thing about being a mom is finding things to do with your kids that create memories. We find recipes kids can make with a little bit of parental support. I find the easier the recipe the better. I also try to teach math and reading while making recipes in the kitchen. It is important to me that my kids eat healthy. It is also important that they learn to listen, work together, and try something new. When you chose to find recipes that kids can make you teach them … [Read more...]

Lucky Charms Treats Recipe for Kids

St Patricks Day

Lucky Charms Treats Recipe I can still remember growing up and my mom making Rice Krispie Treats. I would make them at but my kids do not share the same enthusiasm I do. I think it is because they get all kinds of sugary treats, I did not have growing up. My daughter loves the cereal bars but unless I get a great sale they are not a good cost option for lunch snacks. We decided that in honor of St. Patrick’s Day we would embrace the Irish in us and make Lucky Charm Marshmallow Treats. Our … [Read more...]

Easy Corned Beef Recipe

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Easy Corned Beef Recipe Easy Corned Beef Recipe 1 Corned beef 1 bottle of stout beer 1/4 cup of brown sugar Okay so if you need an EASY Corned Beef recipe, this is your lucky day. I grabbed my dutch oven. I turned on the oven to 350 degrees you can also use a crockpot on low to cook the corned beef. They both work. I just forgot about dinner so I had to use my dutch oven. If you use the crockpot it takes about 5 hours. Once you get out the 3 ingredients, then you need to assemble … [Read more...]

Corned Beef: Point Cut or Flat Cut?

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Corned Beef Cuts My mother-in-law was visiting this weekend and I decided to make our St. Patrick's day feast a bit early. She is Irish and I thought it would be fun to have the traditional Corned Beef, potatoes, carrots and cabbage while she was here. While shopping for the corned beef it became apparent that I had not done my research. There are two cuts of corned beef;  point and flat cut. The point cut is cheaper. Not knowing what to get, I purchased both! We needed two anyways with … [Read more...]