Category: Holiday

Saint Patrick’s Day Recipe: Irish Soda Bread

Ingredients * 2 cups flour * 1 teaspoon baking soda * 1/2 teaspoon salt * 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg * 1 1/2 tablespoons sugar * 6 tablespoons solid shortening (recommended: Crisco) * 2/3 cup raisins, brown or golden or mixed…

St. Patrick’s Day Craft: Handprint Rainbow

What you’ll need: * 1 sheet light blue construction paper * Acrylic craft paint: red, orange, purple, blue, yellow, green and white How to make it: 1. Place construction paper on work surface in front of child. 2. Have child…

Recipe: Saint Patrick’s Day Pot Of Gold Soup

Ingredients: * 2 tablespoons butter * 1 onion, finely chopped * 3 medium apples * 2 medium butternut squashes (about 3 pounds) * 1 cup apple juice or cider * 3 cups chicken stock * 2 tablespoons brown sugar *…

Pottery Barn Kids’ Puffy Easter Baskets

With Easter around the corner, here’s a cute option for all those eggs. Pottery Barn Kids has a sweet puffy easter basket that’s just $12.  The baskets, available in bunny or chick styles, feature a colorful gingham interior and sturdy…