James' grandparents have a dog that was born on St. Patrick's Day five years ago. This makes for a great excuse to get together and celebrate St. Patrick's Day for my family, which is all Irish on my mother's side and almost always up for a party.
Even though James is afraid of dogs, he likes visiting Nana and Apu's house. Big Sister, however, is a Dog Whisperer, and loves all animals. She made a wonderful birthday / Irish card for the celebrated hound:
Copy paper, ball point pen, origami and scrapbook papers. Glue stick and scissors. Imagination!
She made him a cake too, out of dog biscuits, cheese, and carrot slices. What a lucky dog!
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