Some ideas on how to spend your St Patrick’s day

St Patrick’s is March 17th instead of just green beer and corned beef & cabbage I’ve got a couple of ideas for that most Irish of days….


Why not give your home a touch of the green with this lovely green rose from Aphrodite’s when touched it plays Dean Brody’s wildflower


Or how about a romantic breakfast in bed (or anywhere) for your love and you.


…. or invite a few friends rez some music and Aphrodite’s Sneaky Shamrock Pub


A Few Fun Facts About St Patrick’s Day

The actual color of St. Patrick is blue. Green became associated with St. Patrick’s Day during the 19th century. Green, in Irish legends, was worn by fairies and immortals, and also by people to encourage their crops to grow.

The very first St. Patrick’s Day parade was not in Ireland. It was in Boston in 1737.

In Chicago, on St. Patrick’s Day, the rivers are dyed green.

In Seattle, there is a ceremony where a green stripe is painted down the roads.

The shortest Patrick’s Day parade took place in the village of Dripsey in Cork
The parade spanned just 77 feet between the two pubs in the village.



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