|The celebration wouldn't have been complete without a few pints|
It must be a sign that we are getting older—this year, we didn’t make it down to Chicago to see the dying of the river or overindulge in green beverages. Though we didn’t get as rowdy as in years past, there is something to be said for taking it easy and enjoying some of the simpler nods to St. Patrick’s Day, all of which certainly made us look forward to our upcoming trip to Ireland.
|The fact that the beer wasn't green didn't stop me from busting out my holiday socks|
|The perfect breakfast treat: fresh Irish Soda Bread|
|Quick-blooming signs of spring in vases throughout the condo|
|A hearty Irish stew that bubbled in the slow cooker all day long|