March 17th is just around the corner and that only means one thing, St Patrickâ€™s Day celebrations are in order!
How To Celebrate St Patrick’s Day This Year
Â Although things look a little different this year and your usual pub crawl with your girls will have to wait for now, donâ€™t be disheartened. Thereâ€™s still plenty of ways to celebrate St Paddyâ€™s Day from home this year and weâ€™re here to share them with you.
Have A Virtual Celebration
Letâ€™s start with the most obvious answer for how to celebrate literally anything in a pandemic and thatâ€™s on Zoom. Connect with family or friends and cheers to St Patrickâ€™s Day 2021 (virtually!). Keep things interesting and take part in a fun St Paddyâ€™s themed quiz or compete for best dressed in all green outfits fit for the occasion.
It’s time to put all those baking supplies purchased in the first lockdown to good use and get ready for a great Irish bake-off. Letâ€™s swap out the banana bread for a traditional Irish soda bread. Or if you fancy something sweeter, try making your very own shamrock cookies with green icing topped with edible glitter because who doesn’t love edible glitter?
Decorate Your Space
Since weâ€™ve been stuck at home for what feels like forever, why not spruce up your space with some St Patrickâ€™s Day decorations? From shamrock bunting and Irish flags to green balloons and a pot oâ€™ gold, go all out with the dÃ©cor and try out some fun DIY St Patrickâ€™s Day decorations.
Dress for the occasion with a head-to-toe green outfit and get that all important pic for the gram. Check out our St Patrickâ€™s Day Outfits for all the inspo that will turn heads and make them green with envy. Green is IN this season too, so thereâ€™s no better time to get in the St Paddyâ€™s Day spirit with a killer green outfit.
Cook Up A Storm
Be the hostess with the mostest for the night and cook a traditional Irish beef stew this St Patrickâ€™s Day. If youâ€™re no Gordon Ramsey thereâ€™s no need to stress babe, this oneâ€™s easy we promise. Find an Irish stew recipe made for the slow cooker and let it do all the work. *chefs kiss*
Shake It Up
Drink like the Irish and create some fun St Paddyâ€™s inspired cocktails. Check out these cocktail ideas or get creative and come up with your own. If you donâ€™t fancy being a mixologist for the night, keep it simple and pour yourself a pint of Guinness.