February 28, 2012

Pot of Gold Potluck

St. Patrick's Day falls on a Saturday this year, allowing a full day of celebration! Your neighbors will feel so lucky when you invite them to a Pot of Gold themed Potluck -- complete with kid-friendly rainbow and pot of gold inspired dishes and games:

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Lemon gelatin squares inside of a hollowed out lime mimic a small pot of gold -- Family Fun

Choose an invitation with a rainbow and pot of gold design, like this style from Inviting Company -- FineStationery.com

Send the little kids on a fun treasure hunt (outdoors, if the weather allows) to find their own pot of gold -- Family Fun

Choose assorted flowers in all shades of the rainbow, and place them in a beautiful arrangement that is perfect for your tabletop -- A Little Sussy

Butternut squash soup in a large soup tureen looks surprisingly like a pot of gold. Not a soup fan? Try a fondue of cheddar cheeses instead -- Family Fun

Fruit skewers are an easy and healthy treat for dessert -- Quick Dish

Fill cups with multi-colored licorice, chocolate coins and Skittles for a take-home treat. Tie a rainbow ribbon to the cup for added fun -- The Seven Year Cottage

A multi-layer rainbow cake is sure to please party-goers of all ages -- A Little Sussy