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Unleash Your Leprechaun!

Provided by Bar Louie Grab your crew and Unleash Your Leprechaun at Bar Louie this St. Patrick’s Day! Get “Lucked Up” at the best party outside of Ireland with drink specials until 9:00 p. m. Plus, live entertainment! Celebrate St. Pat’s at the party of the year at Bar Louie!

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Pampered Chef’s Corned Beef Puffs

Provided by Sandi Clark, Pampered Chef Pampered Chef’s CORNED BEEF PUFFS A delicious Irish spin on a classic appetizer INGREDIENTS 8 oz (250 g) thinly sliced deli corned beef 2 green onions 1 cup (250 mL) swiss cheese 3 tbsp (45 mL) mayonnaise 1 tbsp (15 mL) country-style Dijon mustard Flour for dusting 1 pkg (8 oz/250 g) seamless crescent dough …

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Pampered Chef’s Corned Beef and Cabbage

Provided by Sandi Clark, Pampered Chef Pampered Chef’s CORNED BEEF AND CABBAGE INGREDIENTS 2–3 lbs (1–1½ kg) corned beef brisket 2 garlic cloves, pressed 1 medium onion 2 carrots 6 small red potatoes (1 lb/450 g) 3 cups (750 mL) water ½ green cabbage, cut into wedges Sauce 1 container (7.5 oz/212 g) chive & onion cream cheese, softened ¼ cup …

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Potatoes for St. Patrick’s Day

Provided by Sandi Clark, Pampered Chef You can’t have an Irish meal without including potatoes in some form or another. The most traditional way to add potatoes to your menu is to boil them. Boiled potatoes are super easy to make, but they can be a bit bland if you don’t go out of your way to give them some …

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St. Patrick’s Day Recipes: Soda Bread

Provided by Sandi Clark, Pampered Chef Soda bread rose to popularity in Ireland because it was easy to make and required only a few affordable ingredients. During many points in Irish history—most famously, the potato famine—many people in Ireland had little to eat. This bread was often a family’s main or only staple. It earned its name because the bread …

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March Should Have Been Named after a Roman Goddess

By Kim Howard, CAE The name March comes from Martius, the first month of the earliest Roman calendar. It was named after Mars, the Roman God of War, who was also regarded as the guardian of agriculture and an ancestor of the Roman people through his sons Romulus and Remus. It’s kind of a strange month. We start thinking about lawns and gardens in the …

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Celebrating Our Local Influential Women

By Rebecca Barnes As March is Women’s History Month, it is again time to announce the results of our annual Prince William Living Influential Women Awards. What a humbling experience learning about the amazing ways that women in our community are breaking barriers and changing lives. From an impressive group of nominees, our judges (former IWA winners themselves) selected five …

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What Do Leprechauns and STEM Have in Common?

Story and Photos By Amanda Causey Baity Have you ever tried to catch a leprechaun? We haven’t caught one yet, but we sure do like to try on St. Patrick’s Day. Leprechauns are mischievous magical little guys, so we’ve never actually had a good look at one. It’s our tradition, mine and my son’s, now to build a St. Patrick’s …

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Northern Virginia Charter Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association Holds Business Meeting

Provided by Paper Chaser The Northern Virginia Charter Chapter (NVCC) of the American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) will hold its monthly business meeting on Thursday, March 17, 2016 from 11:30 a. m. to 1:00 p. m. at Stratford University, 14349 Gideon Boulevard, Woodbridge, VA 22192. Guest speaker Victoria Neeley, Financial Education Program Manager, Family and Consumer Sciences, Family and Consumer …

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Going Green

By Kristina Schnack Kotlus There are many reasons I have never liked the Elf on the Shelf. He’s creepy looking. He’s supposed to be making kids be on good behavior for Santa but meanwhile destroys your home. He’s personally responsible for the holiday nervous breakdowns of two of my friends on Facebook—all that Pinterest competition, don’t ya know—and the list of reasons goes on. Leprechauns, however, …

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