St. Patrick's Day Crafts and Treats for Teens

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St. Patrick's Day Fun with Teens

St. Patrick's Day fun for teens
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You don't have to be Irish to appreciate St. Patrick's Day. Whether you're planning to host a party with teen guests, or you're just looking for some fun ideas to celebrate the day, these crafts and baking ideas are a fun way to get your teen involved in the festivities. 

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St. Patrick's Day Green Velvet Layer Cake

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Nothing says St. Patrick's Day like a beautiful green velvet layer cake. A little green frosting makes this cake extra special. Get your teen involved in baking and decorating this sweet treat. Find the complete recipe on Food Network.

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St. Patrick's Day Green Velvet Cupcake Shamrocks

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What's better than green velvet layer cake? Green velvet cupcakes! A little creativity will help you turn your cupcakes into shamrocks (the stem is actually made from a half of a cupcake). Made with old-fashioned boiled frosting, these delicious cupcakes are sure to be a hit. Find the complete recipe and instructions on how to make the shamrocks on Food Network

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Nicole Crafts Shamrock Pot of Gold

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The next time your teen complains of feeling bored, request some St. Patrick's Day decorations. All you need is a few simple craft items to create this cute shamrock growing out of a pot of gold. There's plenty of opportunity to let your teen's creativity shine through with this craft. Use it as a table centerpiece or display it on a windowsill for some added cheer. ​A.C. Moore offers complete instructions and information on the materials needed to create this craft. 

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St. Patrick's Day Lime Poke Cake

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This buttermilk cake with whipped cream topping is a delicious dessert. Lime gelatin gives this cake a hint of lime flavor and green color. Add some green sprinkles to add a festive St. Patrick's Day touch. Find the complete recipe on Food Network

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St. Patrick's Day Mint Shakes

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What teen doesn't love a milkshake? A little peppermint extract and green food coloring helps turn vanilla ice cream into a St. Patrick's Day treat. These make a great treat for a group of teens so let your teen invite some friends over and let them create their own shakes. Find the complete recipe on Food Network

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Lily Shamrock Discloth

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If your teen knows how to crochet, this beautiful shamrock dishcloth is a great way to add some holiday decor. These dishcloths also make great little gifts your teen can make for grandparents, neighbors, or family friends. A.C. Moore offers the complete instructions.

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St. Patrick's Day Cupcakes with Shamrock and Pot of Gold

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If you have a teen who enjoys decorating cakes, these cupcakes are a perfect opportunity. Fondant and edible markers turn an ordinary cupcake into a St. Patrick's Day delicacy. Add shamrocks and a few gold coins to make these treats a hot item. A.C. Moore offers complete decorating instructions.

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