The Wearin O’ the Green
Posted March 17, 2013on:
The Wearing of the Green is actually an old Irish Song that you can listen to by clicking HERE
My husband is first generation Irish American and very proud of his heritage. I have a little Irish myself, but really carry the pride as well because it is so strongly my children’s heritage. In fact I recently was hoping to take a cruise just so I could listen to the Irish Rovers. In the early years of our marriage we listened to them a lot and I came to memorize and sing along to quite a few of their songs. Here are just a few of my favorites:
and of course
My funniest connection to the Irish Rovers is a song that we use to sing in chorus in elementary school… when I let my kids hear this song and told them that I sang that in school, my seventeen year old laughed and said, “It was a different time!” That song was:
And I still remember the words!!!!
Dear Readers, Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I hope you have a great day and enjoyed a little Irish music as I was filled with memories creating this post for you!
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