• Humor,  St. Patrick's Day

    A Little Irish Humor

    Walking into the pub… Patick said to the bartender, “Pour me astiff one, Sean. I just had another tiff with the little woman.” “Oh yeah,” said Sean. “And how did this one end?” “Well I’ll tell ya now when it was over,” Patick replied, “herself came to me on her hands and knees, she did.” “You don’t say? Now that`s a switch! What did she say?” She said, “Come out from under that bed, you gutless weasel (Thank you to our friend Dwight McKinney)   A ventriloquist is telling Irish jokes in Davy Byrne’s pub in Grafton Street, Dublin, when, O’Leary, an irate Irishman stands up shouting, ‘You’re making out we’re…

  • Traditional St. Patricks Day Corned Beef and Cabbage dinner recipe for the slow cooker / crock pot. #cornedbeef #crockpotrecipes
    Entrees,  Holidays,  Recipes,  St. Patrick's Day

    Crock Pot Corned Beef And Cabbage

    Crock Pot Corned Beef And Cabbage This recipe is so good and so easy, you will be making it often, instead of just for St. Patrick’s Day. I’m not sure if y’all know this, but Corned Beef and Cabbage as we know it, is NOT an Irish thing. I know that probably was a bit crushing to learn but wait for this next bit of St. Patrick’s info…. They do NOT drink Green Beer! In Ireland on St. Patrick’s day the drink Guinness, and lots of it. St Patrick’s Day is not nearly the huge thing in Ireland as it is in the rest of the world. Ireland originally started…

  • Recipes,  St. Patrick's Day

    Irish Soda Bread

    Irish Soda Bread It has been called a “poor mans” bread, mainly because Ireland was a very poor country back in the 1800’s, which is when this bread is from. Traditional Irish Soda Bread actually only has 4 ingredients, flour, baking soda, salt and buttermilk. The baking soda was used for the leavening agent and the sour milk to bring it all together. These days, we have incorporated other things like eggs, butter, sugar and fruit. The one thing that everyone has kept the same it seems is the cross that is cut in the top before baking. This was done because it was thought to ward off the devil and…