Shamrock Milkshake

Shamrock Milkshake Activity

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This delightfully green beverage is the perfect way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. Working together in the kitchen to make a milkshake is a great way to bond with your child and get him excited about the Irish holiday.

What You Need:

  • 2 cups milk
  • 1 oz. box of pistachio pudding mix
  • 2 drops vanilla extract
  • 1 drop mint extract
  • Blender
  • Glasses or cups for serving

What You Do:

  1. Help your child very carefully pour the milk into the carafe (glass jar) of your blender.
  2. Have him open the box of pistachio pudding mix.
  3. Next, help him carefully dump the pouch of pudding mix into the carafe, along with the milk.
  4. Ask your child to put two drops of vanilla extract into the carafe.
  5. Have him add a drop of mint extract.
  6. Help your child to very carefully place the lid onto the carafe.
  7. Then, ask your child to plug the blender’s power cord into the wall.
  8. Show him how to hit the pulse button on the blender until the drink is well blended.
  9. Unplug the blender’s power cord from the wall.
  10. Let him carefully remove the top from the blender.
  11. Finally, help your child pour the contents of the blender into cups to serve.

Enjoy your yummy green treat and have a happy St. Patricks Day!

Updated on May 8, 2014
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