My six year old came home from school yesterday excitedly, happily, frantically ranting and raving about catching a leprechaun. He had a master plan that involved trap doors, security cameras, and flashing lights. 

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Clearly, Imma have to rein in his ambitions, hopefully without stifling his creativity, but we will craft ourselves a basic trap... perhaps use some Lucky Charms for bait! 

I love how passionate he is and that he thinks outside the box! That's why I'm ready to get creative with our St. Paddy's Day projects--so I've rounded up a few fun ones I know he'll enjoy. (But nothing that entails a trip to Home Depot!)

8 St. Patrick's Day Projects to Do With the Kids


1. Clay Pot Leprechaun Hat via That’s What Che Said


2. Blarney Stone via Somewhat Simple


3. Green Glitter Slime via Crafty Morning


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4. Leprechaun Garden via Frugal Mom eh!


5. St. Paddy’s Day Calming Bottle via My Homebased Life


6. Leprechaun Lookers via Love Your Littles


7. Shamrock Sun Catcher via Honey & Lime


8. Leprechaun Plate Mask via The Resourceful Mom


  1. Corn Beef and Cabbage Recipes
  2. Craft: Leprechaun Trap for Kids
  3. Recipe: Irish Soda Bread Muffins


Use Pinterest to save your favorite crafts, menus and parties for St. Patrick's Day here on the Momtrends St. Patrick's Day Board.

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