Happy St. Patrick's Day!
St. Patrick's Day is such a fun holiday to spend with your kiddos. We've found some fun activities from Buzzfeed to entertain and bring the magic of the Irish to your little railfans. We've featured a few of our favorites, but click here for a bunch more!
1. Paper Leprechaun Hat and Beard
You need photos of your kids wearing these. Download the templates and directions here.
2. Bell Pepper Shamrocks
This simple craft makes a terrific shamrock AND puts your kid in close proximity to a vegetable. Learn more here.
3. Easy Rainbows
Ideal for smaller kids who aren’t yet able to draw a rainbow on their own. Learn more here.
4. Lego Leprechaun Trap
Setting a “Leprechaun trap” is also a lot of fun. This one is especially great because it’s made using Lego bricks you likely already have at home. Learn more here.
5. Another trap
You can also make a trap with a strawberry basket and some carefully placed Lucky Charms (which are widely known to be terrific leprechaun bait). Find out more here.
6. Leprechaun Popcorn Hat
Two steps for a fun St. Patty’s Day: Make this craft, then enjoy the popcorn while watching Darby O’Gill and the Little People! Find out more here!
7. Loopy Rainbow
Kids love crafting with Fruit Loops, especially when they get to sneak a few in the process. Learn more here.