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Honorary Irish and my favorite Irish Soda Bread

Honorary Irish and my favorite Irish Soda Bread

This is the “Lucky” edition of Collectively Creative where bloggers get together and write about a central theme!  I’ve been very lucky to be welcomed into my husband’s Irish family.  Little did my parents know that when they named their daughter Maura, that she would someday fall in love with an Irish man, thus making … Continue reading

St. Patrick’s Day Treats

St. Patrick’s Day Treats

Happy St. Patrick’s Day to you all! My sweet mother-in-law gave me this beautiful shamrock.   The shamrocks open during the daytime and fold down at night…I had no idea they do that.  There’s also some dainty white flowers blooming.   I’m a notorious plant killer, but I hope to keep this one alive for … Continue reading

St. Patrick’s Day – Irish Soda Bread

St. Patrick’s Day – Irish Soda Bread

Since I married into the O’Donnell family, I’ve really enjoyed embracing Irish culture and food.  St. Patrick’s Day is coming up, so I thought I’d share my new favorite recipe for Irish Soda Bread.  It’s actually a Barefoot Contessa recipe.  I’ve made quite a few different kinds of Irish Soda Bread, and this one is … Continue reading