Eight Fun St. Patrick’s Day Themed Food Ideas For Kids
With St. Patrick’s Day coming up it’s time to think about how you are going to celebrate the holiday with your kids. Are you going to serve the traditional St. Patrick’s Day meal or are you going to veer off course and serve some fun foods for your kids? If you’ve chosen the fun route then we’ve got some super easy kid-friendly ideas for you. What’s great about these 8 ideas is that they are also affordable. It’s likely you already have many of the ingredients in your home!
Green Mashed Potatoes – all you need to do is add some green food coloring (any brand you like) to instant mashed potatoes and you are the coolest parent in the entire world -well, for a few minutes anyway!
Green chicken & noodle soup – use green noodles instead of regular noodles in your homemade soup.
Shamrock toast – use a shamrock cookie cutter then add butter and parsley for a fun look.
Green ice cream/sherbet – this one is self explanatory. Just buy some green colored ice cream!
St. Patrick’s Day decorated cupcakes/green icing - there are so many cool ideas out there for St. Patrick’s Day cupcakes. Here are some of our favorite ideas:
Green deviled eggs – you can either dye the whole egg or just the egg yolk.
Green fruit/green veggie plates – serve up kiwi fruit, green grapes, green apples, broccoli, green peppers, etc.
Green jello – simple, easy, and inexpensive!