Monthly Archives: September 2011

School Dayz (Week One)

My youngest (K’Boo – 4 yrs) has now started Primary school full time. It’s actually been 3 weeks since she started (tomorrow) and her school did a quick settling in process of 4 half days and then full days just … Continue reading

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#SilentSunday Tilly Tiger Socks

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Cuppy Cakey Yummy Honie (cupcakes & muffins made easy)

Well, I’ve seen enough cupcake posts this week to make me put on a stone in weight – good job I didn’t have time to make a dash for HoniesKitchen every time my eyes went pop at the lovely pictures … Continue reading

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How to Make Perfect Butter Cream Icing (including quantities)

How to make butter cream icing can be a bit hit and miss and if you are making something that needs a huge amount of it or even just a small amount, then it’s best to get it right so … Continue reading

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Fairytale Candy Cottage – Children’s Party Cake

Children’s birthday parties are becoming something of a event that needs a Project Manager these days. I remember when a party with a few school friends consisted of present opening, pass the parcel, musical bumps, ham sandwiches, crisps, cornflake cakes, … Continue reading

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Lemon Loaf Cake (2 lb Baby)

A ‘lemon’ cake – surely not! In HoniesKitchen  – oh yes :o During the preparations of the NCT Cheeky Monkeys Tea Party (24th June), I had decided that I would bake a Lemon Loaf Cake – but as there was … Continue reading

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Smile – it’s not all about smelly breath!! #HonieLikes

I was recently asked to review a set of products for dental care. Well I do brush my teeth every day and so this is naturally relevant to me (and the family). But wait!  There’s more to it than that. … Continue reading

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Honie’s Pea and Ham Soup (using Ham on the Bone or Hock)

Pea and ham soup is a traditional, inexpensive, simple to make, comfort food for the family that has been passed down though the generations and is a firm favourite in HoniesKitchen! You can adapt this recipe and the measurements to … Continue reading

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