St Patrick’s Lucky Charms Cupcakes

I have lots of work coming up so I’m trying to get some baking in before that happens and also some seasonal treats before I don’t have time for anything! I made these for porch treats and they were gone pretty quickly. (Click here for more info on porch treats.) 1 batch vanilla cupcakes from … Continue reading

Classic Irish Soda Bread

Celebrated St Patrick’s Day with this soda bread and some potatoes of course! 2 cups flour 2 tablespoons brown sugar 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 3 tablespoons cold butter, cubed 2 eggs, divided 3/4 – 1 cup buttermilk 1  Preheat oven to 375.  Spray with cooking spray or line … Continue reading

Irish Cream Bundt Cake

I found this recipe to try out for St Patrick’s Day but couldn’t wait to try it and it was extremely delicious! cake 1 cup chopped pecans 1 box yellow cake mix 1 box (3.4 oz) instant vanilla pudding mix 4 eggs 1/2 cup vegetable or canola oil 1/4 cup water 3/4 cup Irish Cream … Continue reading

Pillsbury’s Irish Soda Bread

And some delicious Irish Soda Bread that went along with our St Patrick’s Day dinner.  There are already a couple of soda bread recipes on my blog but this one was especially good, almost like a cake instead of a bread, so good with some butter and strawberry jam. 2 1/4 cups flour 2 tablespoons … Continue reading

Mini Shepherd’s Pot Pies

I like to make Shepherd’s Pie on St Patrick’s Day but I also love to try new recipes so this one looked like fun.  It was yummy, not as good as the more traditional Shepherd’s Pies I’ve made but still good and easy too. 1 box refrigerated pie crusts, softened as per box instructions 1 … Continue reading

Irish Cream Bundt Cake

And to finally finish posting about our St Patrick’s Day feast, we end of course with dessert which was this delicious cake which even though it wasn’t chocolate was gone the day after St Patty’s Day!  The recipe comes from All Recipes and would be delicious anytime of year and with any flavor added in … Continue reading

Easy Shepherd’s Pie

The main dish from our St Patty’s Day feast, this easy casserole which was a hit with the fam and disappeared quickly.  The recipe comes from “Simply Recipes” and she did make it pretty easy. 1 1/2 – 2 pounds potatoes (about 3 large), peeled and quartered 8 tablespoons (1 stick) butter (I used olive … Continue reading