Well, it’s almost that time again – to bust out the green attire, the green beer, and the goodies! Every year, people all over the world take part in what has affectionately become known as “St. Patty’s Day” celebrations; food, drink, and parties seem to be the norm! We’ve put together a few tasty ideas for St. Patrick’s Day that are perfect for a small get-together or just to make for the family. Check out these DIY St. Patrick’s day treats!
Mint Chip Ice Cream Soda
Start with the fancy glass of your choice.
Then add a large scoop of mint chip ice cream. Fill the glass with soda water.
Add another large scoop of ice cream on the rim of the glass. Top with whipped cream, garnish with a cherry, and you’re done!
Mint Pudding Cups
A delicious addition to your homemade crafts this year! All you need is 6 Mint Oreo cookies, 1 tbsp butter, instant vanilla pudding, 2 cups milk, 1/4 tsp mint extract, green food coloring, whipped cream, sugar sprinkles, and a few minutes.
Make pudding according to the package instructions, adding 1/4 tsp of mint extract and 2-3 drops of food coloring.
Pour the pudding into the bowls; leave about 1/4 inch for the whipped cream.Let the pudding set up and then add the whipped cream and sprinkles!
A colorful and cute way to spice up an old breakfast favorite! Start your March 17th morning off right with this easy treat.
Start with your favorite waffle recipe.
Then divide the batter and color it with red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and purple food coloring – or whatever colors you choose. Divide and color your batter accordingly!
Will you be whipping up some treats for this St. Patrick’s Day? Let us know on Facebook or in the comments below!
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[Images courtesy of pinterest.com/cherylstyle, pinterest.com/camillegabel, and the-wilson-world.blogspot.com]
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