A Lucky Breakfast

Looking for a little something thoughtful to do for the kiddos on Saint Patrick’s Day? This is what I have planned for my girls – a little simple St Patricks day food! This will be an extra special treat to wake up to because they never get to have “sugary” cereal for breakfast (it’s dessert in our house!).

This simple st patricks day food and free printable will make anyone feel lucky

I love when things are simple and cute!

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Glass jars filled with green milk (of course!). Cupcake liners filled with Lucky Charms cereal. On the breakfast tray, I’ve placed a little love note to my two daughters that reads “I’m over the rainbow in love with you girls.” **UPDATED to include printable sign (end of post).

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In each jar, a yellow and white striped paper straw.

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A close up of the cereal cups and also mini cupcake liners filled with donut holes. What more could a lucky leprechaun ask for?

**Looking for more Saint Patrick’s day food ideas? Check out these rainbow cupcakes and these rainbow pancakes, green pancakes … or this simple green milk + rainbow Frootloops idea!

Many of you wanted to print the sign I created so I have included it here. The original one, plus a couple variations (to fit your needs!). Enjoy :)

Saint Patrick's Day Printable - girls


Saint Patrick's Day Printable - you


Saint Patrick's Day Printable - girls


Right click & save one of these images. Then just open up in a word doc (or similar program) and print.

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82 Comments on A Lucky Breakfast

  1. Jessie
    March 10 at 10:17 pm (7 years ago)

    Oh My Goodness!! Looks amazing!! And Lucky Charms is one of my all time favorite cereals :)

  2. Karis Walker
    March 11 at 8:20 am (7 years ago)

    This is a very cute idea for my little ones cereal on St. Patricks day. Thanks for the idea!


  3. Jeanine
    March 11 at 9:56 am (7 years ago)

    Adorable – any chance you might “share” the sign with us? Too sweet! My girls are 18 & 20 and will be having this next week before they leave for a day at college! LOL!

  4. jennifer
    March 11 at 11:36 am (7 years ago)

    PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE can you share your ‘note’ with us! It is too precious!

  5. rhiannon
    March 11 at 11:51 am (7 years ago)

    soooo darling!!

  6. Your Hostess
    March 11 at 12:25 pm (7 years ago)

    You asked! So, I’ve updated the post to include the image should you want to create your own sign! Have fun :)

  7. Amanda
    March 11 at 3:28 pm (7 years ago)

    These are BEYOND adorable!! What a brilliant idea and execution!!

  8. zalyndia
    March 11 at 4:52 pm (7 years ago)

    Thank you for sharing your sign. I will definitely be using – esp since it is my daughter’s birthday 3/17!

  9. Linda
    March 12 at 5:34 am (7 years ago)

    Oh these are so cute,

  10. Courtney
    March 12 at 11:52 am (7 years ago)

    Love this, so cute Tori!

  11. Amy
    March 16 at 10:46 am (7 years ago)

    my two little ones are going to love this!! Thank you!

  12. Carrie
    March 19 at 4:08 pm (7 years ago)

    I love this idea. I borrowed it for my son (age 8). He really enjoyed it!!!! Thanks for sharing

  13. Your Hostess
    March 20 at 10:51 am (7 years ago)

    Glad to hear he liked it Carrie!

  14. Erin
    May 4 at 4:38 pm (7 years ago)

    Did you just put food coloring in the milk?

  15. Tori
    May 4 at 6:17 pm (7 years ago)

    Yep- you got it Erin :)

  16. Alicia
    January 4 at 8:34 am (6 years ago)

    I LOVE this idea! I don’t even have kids, but I’m going to make this for my husband on St. Patrick’s day because we, too, only keep sugary cereal in the house as dessert (hence why we call it “dessert cereal”). It’ll be fun to have some with green milk for breakfast!

  17. Sarah
    January 22 at 10:09 am (6 years ago)

    I love this!! How’d you make the green milk… just food colouring??

  18. kellie
    February 13 at 6:52 am (6 years ago)

    Love this post. Many thanks for the printable! :)

  19. Sadie
    February 14 at 9:37 am (6 years ago)

    Any chance you could do this with “in love with YOU KIDS”? A little more inclusive for a big family of boys (2) and girls (4). :)

  20. Sarah Williams
    February 14 at 6:10 pm (6 years ago)

    Thank you for sharing these cup cake tins….think the girls will love them….

  21. Printable Party Invites
    February 15 at 3:36 am (6 years ago)

    Very nice idea for making some day special for your love one.I like that colorful note.Thanks for sharing it with us.

  22. Sara
    February 15 at 7:38 am (6 years ago)

    What size of milk bottle did you use? I am absolutely in LOVE with that LULU shop!

  23. Danielle
    February 15 at 3:31 pm (6 years ago)

    Where did you find the adorable straws??

  24. Jen
    February 15 at 10:01 pm (6 years ago)

    Thanks for sharing!! So cute!

  25. Rhonda
    February 15 at 10:25 pm (6 years ago)

    Oh my goodness… too cute! I’ll be doing this for sure!

  26. Cindy
    February 17 at 8:41 am (6 years ago)

    Simple and cute! Love it! Thanks so much for providing the printable!! I just picked up some chocolate gold coins at Target’s dollar spot earlier this week. They will be perfect to put with the sign for my kiddos!

  27. Laurel
    February 21 at 9:05 am (6 years ago)

    Did you put green food coloring in the milk? Or is it flavored?

  28. Charlie
    February 24 at 8:21 am (6 years ago)

    We, too, do green milk and Lucky Charms for breakfast on St. Paddy’s Day! Thanks for saving me the effort of posting about it! Ha!!! Your printable is DARLING. I’ve pinned this and will be linking to it in my St. Patrick’s Day round-up either today or tomorrow. :)


  29. Adrianne
    March 3 at 8:53 pm (6 years ago)

    Which cupcake liners did you use? From browsing the site, it looks like I need to get the pick-a-mix. Is that right?

    • Your Hostess
      March 7 at 2:20 pm (6 years ago)

      Hi Adrianne, I just used whatever I had in my kitchen. Just basic cupcake liners ( I doubled them up to make it a bit more sturdy).

  30. Stephanie
    March 8 at 10:41 am (6 years ago)

    Such a cute idea!!

  31. MiracleMommy
    March 11 at 12:36 pm (6 years ago)

    I linked and pinned a couple of your posts on my blog for a St. Patrick’s Day Favorites Pinterest Roundup.

  32. Shelly
    March 13 at 2:23 pm (6 years ago)

    This is such a cute idea!! Thanks so much for sharing it with us!! I would love to feature it on my site at http://www.prekfun.com .
    It is a curriculum resource for Early Childhood Ed. professionals and Parents. Let me know if this would be okay.
    I will be glad to post a link back to your blog beneath your photo. Once your idea is posted, I will send you a “Featured on Pre-K Fun” image that you can add to your blog if you would like as well.



  33. Tori
    March 16 at 12:08 pm (6 years ago)

    THANK YOU ALL for sharing this post. It really was a treat for my girls and I hope all of your little ones love it too!

  34. megan
    March 18 at 5:28 pm (6 years ago)

    Love this made it for my kids and boyfriend!! They loved it.. I posted this on my site :) Thanks for sharing!!!

  35. Sara Sue
    February 27 at 12:00 pm (5 years ago)

    Too stinkin’ cute!! These would be fun for a classroom treat as well :) Thanks for sharing!!

  36. Cathy
    February 28 at 12:35 am (4 years ago)

    I am sharing your wonderful post tomorrow in my “100 Something Green St. Patricks Day RoundUp” http://wp.me/p466oG-11f with a link back to your original post plus pinned to my St. Patricks Day Board! Have a terrific weekend!
    Cathy from APeekIntoMyParadise.com


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