Sure, I know it’s St. Patrick’s Day, but at our house it’s all about catching that leprechaun.
This year we went a different direction. During our brainstorm session the kids kept coming up with trap ideas that would well, kill a leprechaun, so we needed to step in – Mike had the idea for a sticky trap.
So, we took a cardboard box, and filled it with sticky rolls of duct tape. This was to resemble big rocks because, the trap was concealed as
Then EARLY the next morning (stupid Daylight Savings Time), we staggered downstairs at 6 a.m. to find that we had CAUGHT ONE!!!!
Then they found fake gold!
Anabelle wanted to investigate the fake Leprechaun, and was shocked when she took off his hat to find he was actually a mini M&Ms container!!! (Sorry for blurry pics. The kids are never still when discovering candy.)
Mike yelled, “Ah! Come on! That Leprechaun has gone too far!”
The kids jumped up to find that the Leprechaun had, in fact, replaced our vanilla ice cream:
Hope you had a fun St. Patrick’s Day!