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St. Patrick’s Day

Artwork by Jen Delyth featured in our Celtic Mandala 2019 wall calendar. Click for info.

When I was in elementary school, we celebrated St. Patrick’s day by wearing green and racing around trying to pinch those not wearing green. Or cleverly avoiding being pinched if we forgot to wear green to school that day. Some people say that mischievous Leprechauns like to pinch people but they can’t see you if you’re wearing green. So the pinching is to remind you to wear green in order not to be pinched by the Leprechauns. Funny how these little traditions develop. Continue reading