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St. Patrick's Day Cupcakes

Photos courtesy of (clockwise from top left): Jenny Flake of, Betty Crocker, Penny Candy Studios, McCormick, Jodi Nelson at, and the fiCkLe piCkLe

St. Patrick's Day is on a Saturday this year, which means you'll need something to do with your little leprechauns on the day off. Try baking some of these festive green St. Patrick's Day cupcakes—they'll keep little hands (and mouths!) busy in the kitchen. They're also great for a St. Patrick's party—let kids do the decorating!

Plus: On Pinterest? Check out Parenting’s St. Patrick’s Day board!

Cupcake recipes (from top left):

Lucky Green Velvet Baby Cakes from Picky Palate

Lucky Charms Cupcakes from Betty Crocker

Lime Cheese Cupcakes from Penny Candy Studios

Easy Green Velvet Cupcakes from McCormick

Cool Mint Oreo Brownie Cupcakes from Real Mom Kitchen

Mint Cookie Cupcakes from Pleasant Home

Rainbow Cupcakes from the Fickle Pickle

Plus: Get more St. Patricks Day recipes and craft ideas